Risk of ischaemic steal syndrome and patency rate comparable for tapered and non-tapered AVGs

In their recent systematic review and meta-analysis, Venkata Sai Jasty (University of Arizona, Tuscon, USA) and colleagues found that the risk of ischaemic steal...

ISABELLA trial for the treatment of failing AV fistulas in haemodialysis patients completes enrolment

MedAlliance has announced completion of patient enrolment in the ISABELLA clinical trial with the Selution SLR 018 drug-eluting balloon (DEB) for the treatment of...
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First use of new embolic device for highly targeted tumour treatment a success

A novel embolization device in the interventional oncology space—the GPX embolic device (Fluidx Medical Technology)—has successfully been used in a patient to therapeutically devascularise...

Penumbra’s newest generation of Indigo aspiration system receives FDA clearance for pulmonary embolism

Penumbra today announced US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for expanded indication of the latest iteration of the Indigo aspiration system, Lightning...

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