Tag: Atherectomy

Straub Medical announces first patient treated in USA with Rotarex S atherectomy device 

Straub Medical (United States), the US direct-sales subsidiary of Straub Medical AG (Switzerland), has announced the launch and first intervention performed with the Rotarex S...
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Cardiovascular Systems introduces peripheral orbital atherectomy system with GlideAssist in Europe

Cardiovascular Systems announced today that the first patient in Europe has been treated with its Stealth 360 peripheral orbital atherectomy system (OAS) 1.25mm Micro...

VIVA 2019: Revolutions system meets primary and safety endpoints in REVEAL...

Findings from the REVEAL study confirm a favourable safety and effectiveness profile through six months for the Revolution peripheral atherectomy system from Rex Medical....

First European patients treated with Peripheral Orbital atherectomy system

The first patients in Germany have been treated with its Stealth 360 Peripheral Orbital Atherectomy System (OAS; Cardiovascular Systems Inc). The German cases represent...

Consider intravascular lithotripsy when treating calcified femoropopliteal arteries

 Treating severely calcified arteries by endovascular means is still a challenge, although atherectomy, stents and lithotripsy are all techniques that are employed.  Lithotripsy (also...
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IVUS outperforms angiography in dissection detection post-PTA

The iDissection Classification trial results published in the Journal of Invasive Cardiology have shown that with the use of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) investigators were...

LIMBO-ATX trial studying Bullfrog device in critical limb ischaemia patients completes...

Mercator MedSystems has announced completion of enrolment in the company’s LIMBO-ATX (Lower-limb adventitial infusion of dexamethasone via Bullfrog to reduce occurrence of restenosis after...
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Ra Medical receives approval in Europe for Dabra atherectomy system

Ra Medical has announced receiving CE mark approval for the Dabra atherectomy system with catheter. Atherectomy is the removal of the plaque from the arteries,...