Stent Grafts

News | Stent Grafts | April 06, 2017

April 6, 2017 — Endologix Inc. announced that the first patients were treated in the Expanding Patient Applicability...

Gore, Viabahn VBX Balloon Expandable Endoprosthesis, stent graft, iliac artery, FDA approval
Technology | Stent Grafts | January 31, 2017

January 31, 2017 — W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) announced that the Gore Viabahn VBX Balloon Expandable...

Lombard Medical, Aorfix endovascular stent graft, Japanese regulatory approval, IntellFlex LP Delivery System
News | Stent Grafts | January 11, 2017

January 11, 2017 — Lombard Medical Inc. recently announced approval from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and...

stent grafts, fluid flow model, clotting risk, Journal of Vascular Surgery

An anterior view is shown of the geometries of each of the graft configurations: (A) fenestrated, (B) antegrade branched, (C) retrograde branched, and (D) manifold stent graft. Image courtesy of Taylor Suess, et al.

News | Stent Grafts | January 05, 2017

January 5, 2017 — Whether patients with mechanical heart valves and stents must take blood thinners depends on how...

News | Stent Grafts | December 13, 2016

December 13, 2016 — Lombard Medical Inc. announced that its Altura endovascular...

aorfix, lombard medical, EVAR,
News | September 06, 2016 | Dave Fornell

September 5, 2016 — Lombard Medical Inc., a company focused on endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) of abdominal...

Gore, DrySeal Flex Introducer Sheath, endovascular repair, EVAR
Technology | Vascular Access | August 30, 2016

August 30, 2016 — W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. (Gore) announced the commercial availability of the Gore DrySeal...

News | Stent Grafts | August 19, 2016

August 19, 2016 — Endologix Inc. announced the first two patients with abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) have been...

bioabsorbable vascular graft, children, feasibility study, Bakoulev Center Moscow, AATS 2016 meeting

Image courtesy of Bakoulev Scientific Center for Cardiovascular Surgery

News | Stent Grafts | May 18, 2016

May 18, 2016 — Bioabsorbable heart valves or blood vessels are designed to harness the body’s innate healing process...

Gore Medical, Excluder Iliac Branch Endoprosthesis, FDA approval

Image courtesy of Gore Medical

Technology | Stent Grafts | March 07, 2016

March 7, 2016 — At the Houston Aortic Symposium, W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) announced the U.S. Food...

Gore, Viabahn Endoprosthesis with heparin bioactive surface, new 7.5 cm length
Technology | Stent Grafts | March 04, 2016

March 4, 2016 — W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) announced the availability of a new 7.5 cm length of the Gore...

Cook Medical Zenith Alpha Thoracic Endovascular Graft, first U.S. patient, Cleveland Clinic
News | Stent Grafts | January 28, 2016

January 28, 2016 — In November, following the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval of Cook Medical’s Zenith...

Cook Medical, FDA approval, Zenith Alpha Thoracic Endovascular Graft

Zenith Alpha Thoracic Endovascular Graft image courtesy of Cook Medical

News | Stent Grafts | September 18, 2015

September 18, 2015 —Cook Medical has received premarket approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Stent graft, computational fluid dynamics, CFD, stent engineering

In this vector velocity model, brighter colors indicate blood flow acceleration as it passes through a bifurcation. Computation fluid dynamic modeling provides insight on blood flow through and near the walls of the stent graft. Image courtesy of Sanford Health

News | Cath Lab | August 27, 2015

August 27, 2015 — The use of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modeling has been used for years to better engineer...

Lombard Medical, acquires, Altura Medical, AAA, endovascular aneurysm repair, EVAR, endovascular stent graft
News | Stent Grafts | August 19, 2015

August 19, 2015 — Lombard Medical Inc. a medical device company focused on...

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