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.

Biotronik, ORIENT trial results, EuroPCR 2016, Orsiro DES, hybrid drug-eluting stent
News | Stents Drug Eluting | June 03, 2016

June 3, 2016 — Biotronik announced results establishing non-inferiority of the Orsiro hybrid...

congenital heart, pulmonary artery stenting, JACC study
News | Congenital Heart | May 31, 2016

May 31, 2016 — In a recent study, the use of a ...

Biotronik, Magmaris bioresorbable magnesium scaffold, BIOSOLVE-II Trial, 12-month results, EuroPCR 2016
News | Stents Bioresorbable | May 17, 2016

May 17, 2016 — Biotronik presented 12-month data from the BIOSOLVE-II trial during a Hotline Session at EuroPCR 2016...

Biosensors' Biomatrix stent.

Feature | Stents | May 16, 2016

May 16, 2016 — Cardinal Health announced it has entered into a distribution agreement with Biosensors that enables...

TOBA-BTK study, twelve-month results, SCAI 2016, Tack Endovascular System, critical limb ischemia
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | May 05, 2016

May 5, 2016 — Intact Vascular Inc. announced that positive twelve-month results from its Tack Optimized Balloon...

Technology | Stents Peripheral | April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016 — Veniti Inc. announced the first successful treatment with the Vici Verto Venous Stent System of a...

Medtronic, Drug-Filled Stent, RevElution Trial results, ACC.16, CE Mark
News | Stents Drug Eluting | April 21, 2016

April 21, 2016 — Medtronic plc announced new clinical data from one of the endpoints in the RevElution Trial for its...

STEMI, delayed or deferred stent implantation, DANAMI-3-DEFER trial, ACC.16
News | Cath Lab | April 18, 2016

April 18, 2016 — Delayed or deferred stent...

Absorb, bioresorbable stents
Feature | Stents Bioresorbable | April 13, 2016 | Dave Fornell

Bioresorbable stents have been one of the hottest new cardiovascular technologies discussed at cardiology meetings...

Videos | Stents Bioresorbable | April 12, 2016

Gregg Stone, M.D., director of cardiovascular research and education at Columbia University Medical Center / New...

Medinol, NIRTRAKS Study, NIRxcell Stent System, first patient

Image courtesy of Medinol

News | Stents | March 24, 2016

March 24, 2016 — Medinol announced the enrollment of their first patient in the U.S. NIRTRAKS Study. NIRTRAKS is a...

PinnacleHealth Cardiovascular Institute, TOBA II study, first patient, Tack Endovascular System, PAD
News | Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) | March 22, 2016

March 22, 2016 — PinnacleHealth CardioVascular Institute enrolled the first patient in Pennsylvania into the TOBA II...

Boston Scientific, Eluvia vascular stent system, CE Mark, peripheral artery disease
News | Stents Peripheral | March 17, 2016

March 17, 2016 — Boston Scientific announced in late February that the Eluvia Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent System...

Abbott, Absorb bioresorbable stent, BVS, FDA advisory panel approval
Feature | Stents Bioresorbable | March 15, 2016 | Dave Fornell

March 15, 2016 — An independent panel of experts convened by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) voted 9 to...

Biotronik, Magnesium Elektron, bioresorbable magnesium coronary scaffold, partner

Specially designed extrusion equipment at Magnesium Elektron’s purpose-built facility in England produces wire made from SynerMag bioresorbable magnesium alloy. Photo courtesy of Business Wire.

News | Stents Bioresorbable | March 11, 2016

March 11, 2016 — Magnesium Elektron, developer, manufacturer and supplier of high-performance magnesium alloys,...

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