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.

News | September 21, 2009

September 21, 2009 — W. L. Gore & Associates last week announced that several physicians recently...

News | August 20, 2009

August 21, 2009 – Endologix Inc. yesterday announced the online publication of results from the pivotal prospective...

News | July 27, 2009

July 27, 2009 – Terumo Cardiovascular Systems said Friday it initiated a phase II clinical trial for the...

Technology | July 22, 2009

July 22, 2009 – W. L. Gore & Associates today said it received FDA approval to market its GORE VIABAHN...

Technology | July 01, 2009

July 1, 2009 – W. L. Gore & Associates said today it received FDA for a manufacturing change to the...

News | June 22, 2009

June 22, 2009 – Surgeons from Arizona Heart Institute performed the first procedure in the U.S. Anaconda Phase II...

Medtronics Talent Abdominal Stent Graft System offers minimally invasive repair for abdominal aortic aneurysms. It consists of a woven polyester membrane supported by a tubular metal lattice and is available in diameters of up to 36 mm.

Feature | May 19, 2009 | Dave Fornell

Endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) using transcatheter-deployed stent grafts has grown significantly in the past 10...

News | May 07, 2009

May 7, 2009 - Medtronic Inc. yesterday said it completed enrollment in its investigational device exemption...

The Aneugraft pericardium covered stent designed to treat perforations and dissections or coronary arteries.

News | May 04, 2009

May 5, 2009 - ITGI Medical Ltd. Said last week the FDA granted HUD (humanitarian use device) designation to...

News | April 15, 2009

April 15, 2009 - Medtronic Inc. today announced the initiation of the global abdominal aortic aneurysm...

Technology | March 24, 2009

March 24, 2009 - W. L. Gore & Associates today said it received FDA approval to market a 31 mm diameter...

News | March 20, 2009

March 20, 2009 - Endologix Inc. yesterday announced the first presentation of initial outcomes with up to...

Michel Makaroun, M.D., professor and chief of the division of vascular surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

Feature | March 19, 2009 | Dave Fornell

Endovascular repair for aortic aneurysms has gained popularity in the past five to six years as physicians has...

Technology | March 10, 2009

March 10, 2009 - Endologix Inc. today said the FDA approved the IntuiTrak Express Delivery System for the...

News | February 27, 2009

February 27, 2009 - Elective repair for abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) is on the rise, yet total AAA-related...

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