Stents Peripheral

Peripheral stents are used to open narrow and hardening arteries that supply blood to the legs and feet.

Technology | August 02, 2011
August 2, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it recently cleared Abbott Vascular’s RX Herculink Elite...
News | July 20, 2011
July 20, 2011 — IDEV Technologies Inc. announced the completion of enrollment in the SUPERB trial, a U.S. Food and Drug...
News | July 18, 2011
July 18, 2011 — NSVascular Inc., a newly formed subsidiary of NeuroSigma Inc., has signed an exclusive license with the...

The Cook Zilver PTX self-expanding stent may become the first drug-eluting stent available in the United States if it is cleared by the FDA later this year.

Feature | July 15, 2011 | Dave Fornell
The goal of treating peripheral artery disease (PAD) in the superficial femoral artery (SFA) is limb salvage and...
Technology | June 17, 2011
June 17, 2011 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Boston Scientific has issued a class I recall for its...
News | June 03, 2011
June 3, 2011 - IDEV Technologies announced that data from a long lesion study of 182 patients with significantly...
News | May 10, 2011
May 10, 2011 – Patients suffering from blockages of the arteries to the kidneys now have access to a new stenting...
News | April 13, 2011
April 13, 2011 – Patient enrollment has begun for the SuperNOVA clinical trial. It will examine the safety and...
Technology | January 27, 2011
January 27, 2010 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) expanded the indication for the Bard Peripheral...
News | January 24, 2011
January 24, 2011 – A new device for treating peripheral artery disease (PAD) is now available in Europe. W.L. Gore...
News | January 21, 2011
January 20, 2011 – European CE mark approval was granted to expand the indication of Abbott’s Xience Prime everolimus-...
News | October 10, 2011
January 20, 2011 – Drug-coated stents hold promise as a safe and lasting solution for the treatment of clogged leg...
News | January 13, 2011
January 13, 2011 – Enrollment has finished for the ORION trial designed to test the Epic self-expanding nitinol stent...
News | November 24, 2010
November 24, 2010 – Results for a trial comparing a drug-eluting stent to balloon angioplasty and bare metal stenting...
News | November 05, 2010
November 5, 2010 – The final patient has been enrolled in a trial studying a balloon-expandable covered stent for...