Stents Drug Eluting

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for drug eluting stents (DES). These drug coated stents were developed to solve a frequent problem with bare metal stents, which can cause neointimal hyperplasia (scar tissue growth) in some patients. The antiproliferative drugs used on DES prevent the growth of tissue. One downside of DES is the requirement for patients to take long-term antiplatelet therapy to prevent the possible formation of clots on these stents. Newer generation DES use technologies help the vessels heal faster, which may allow reduce the duration of dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT), or use a single drug, usually eliminating aspirin. This section includes news for both metallic and bioresorbable drug-eluting stents and related clinical trial data.

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January 9, 2023 — When we were little, our parents told us to take our vitamins so we could grow big and strong. Now ...

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December 23, 2022 — According to Coherent Market Insights, the global Drug Eluting Stents market is estimated to be ...

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News | Stents Bifurcation

September 21, 2022 — Medtronic announced today that it has received Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the ...

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July 5, 2022 — A BIO-RESORT subgroup analysis of outcomes in small coronary vessels (<2,5mm) evaluated the efficacy and ...

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News | Cardiovascular Clinical Studies

May 20, 2022 — Results from a real-world study investigating safety and effectiveness of clopidogrel versus aspirin ...

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February 16, 2022 – Elixir Medical, a developer of innovative, drug-eluting cardiovascular devices, has announced ...

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November 9, 2021 — Results from SUGAR trial, a randomized, controlled, multicenter trial conducted exclusively in ...

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News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies

September 1, 2021 — The STOPDAPT-2 ACS trial does not support the use of one month of dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) ...

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June 30, 2021 — Abbott announced its Xience family of drug-eluting coronary stents received U.S. Food and Drug ...

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News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

June 7, 2021 — A couple years ago a study showed a mortality safety signal in patients who underwent peripheral artery ...

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April, 14, 2021 – Elixir Medical recently announced the first patient was treated in the BIOADAPTOR randomized ...

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