Stent Grafts

Stent grafts are used in transcatheter endovascular aortic repair (EVAR) procedures to seal aortic aneurysms. The grafts usually consist of a self-expanding stent frame that is covered with material to seal the vessel walls and prevent blood leaks feeding the aneurysm.

Technology | June 08, 2010

June 8, 2010 – A 45 mm diameter stent graft to treat thoracic aortic aneurysms (TAA) has been cleared by...

News | May 04, 2010

April 27, 2010 — While repair of large abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA's) is well accepted, randomized clinical...

News | April 09, 2010

April 9, 2010 – The first patients have been enrolled in the INNOVATION trial, which will assess the safety...

Feature | March 26, 2010

March 26, 2010 – When actor John Ritter died suddenly in 2003 from a tear in his thoracic aorta, the...

FLAIR endovascular stent graft

News | February 11, 2010

February 11, 2010 — The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) published results showing the Bard FLAIR...

News | January 28, 2010

January 28, 2010 – Minimally invasively emergency repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) using...

Technology | December 21, 2009

December 21, 2009 – The recently introduced GORE PROPATEN Vascular Graft has integrated rings that reduce the cross-...

Frank Veith, M.D.

News | November 23, 2009

November 21, 2009 – Endovascular repair of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (EVAR) is superior to open...

Technology | November 20, 2009

November 20, 2009 – A new service for endovascular specialists who treat aortic aneurysms converts 2D...

Technology | November 20, 2009

November 18, 2009 – As part of a new partnership deal with QXMédical LLC, W. L. Gore & Associates will...

News | November 04, 2009

November 4, 2009 – Canadian physicians can now treat patients suffering from life-threatening aneurysms in...

News | October 21, 2009

October 21, 2009 – W. L. Gore and Associates today announced the first human implants of the next...

The Valiant Stent Graft

News | October 12, 2009

October 12, 2009 – Medtronic Inc. recent received CE mark and began its international launch of the...

News | October 09, 2009

October 9, 2009 – Cook Inc. has filed a lawsuit with the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana...

News | September 29, 2009

September 29, 2009 – The United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit last week affirmed the...

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