Stents

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for stents, also called vascular scaffolds. These include coronary stents, carotid stents, peripheral stents, bioresorbable or bioabsorbable stents, and renal stents. News included clinical trial data and new technology advances in stents.

Stentys, commercialization, BTK stent, below-the-knee arteries
News | Stents Peripheral | February 08, 2016

February 8, 2016 — Stentys announced the first distribution agreements for its...

Medtronic, CE Mark, Resolute Onyx DES, drug-eluting stent, expanded sizes and indications
News | Stents Drug Eluting | February 02, 2016

February 2, 2016 — Medtronic plc announced the recent CE Mark and commercial launch for an expanded size matrix of...

TOBA-BTK study, six-month results, LINC 2016, Tack Endovascular System
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | January 29, 2016

January 29, 2016 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced that positive six-month results from its Tack Optimized Balloon...

Blog | January 20, 2016

At the beginning of each year, I always try to determine what the next big cardiovascular technology advances to...

Abbott, Absorb, BVS, FDA review, FDA panel

The Abbott Absorb BVS.

News | Cath Lab | January 20, 2016 | Dave Fornell

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Circulatory System Devices Panel is set to review data and offer...

News | Stents Drug Eluting | January 08, 2016

January 8, 2016 — In December, Stentys announced completion of patient enrollment in DESSOLVE III. The 1,400-patient...

Biotronik Astron stent
Technology | Stents Peripheral | December 31, 2015

December 31, 2015 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Biotronik's Astron Peripheral Self-...

Technology | Stents Bare Metal | December 09, 2015

December 9, 2015 — Medinol U.S. recently opened their commercial business in Parsippany, New Jersey, followed by the...

Blog | Cath Lab | November 05, 2015

For the past few years, the focus of the annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) meetings has been on...

Videos | TCT | November 05, 2015

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell offers his choices for the most innovative new interventional cardiovascular technologies...

Videos | TCT | November 05, 2015

Tom Watson, clinical analyst for MDBuyLine, and DAIC Dave Fornell discuss some of the technology trends at the 2015...

News | Stents Bioresorbable | October 30, 2015

October 30, 2015 — Results from a clinical trial showed that that the Abbott Absorb everolimus-eluting bioresorbable...

Videos | Stents Drug Eluting | October 30, 2015

Dr. Stephen Worthley, Ph.D., director of the cardiac cath labs at Royal Adelaide Hospital at the University of...

Videos | Stents Bioresorbable | October 30, 2015

Dean Kereiakes, M.D., medical director of The Christ Hospital Heart and Vascular Center, and a lead investigator for...

News | Stents Drug Eluting | October 27, 2015

October 27, 2015 — Results from the multicenter, prospective, randomized PANDA III trial indicate that the BuMA...

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