Tag: Catheter

New system for tracking catheters using optical fibres promises easier navigation

A new visualisation method enables more precise catheter navigation through the vascular system. It is being developed at the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Medicine...

Proximo Medical selected as commercialisation partner for Walk Vascular

Proximo Medical has announced that it has been selected as the marketing and commercial partner for Walk Vascular, a medical device company that has...

NIH provides US$2.8 million grant to develop steerable robotic guidewire

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute has awarded a US$2.8 million grant to support the development of an...
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Biotronik expands peripheral portfolio with a new treatment tool for interventions...

Biotronik has launched the Carnelian support catheter, designed to improve the access for treatment of tortuous and highly calcified lesions. Carnelian support is indicated...

First patients enrolled in Wing-IT investigational device exemption clinical trial

Reflow Medical announced that the first patients have been enrolled in a prospective, multicentre, non-randomised study intended to evaluate the ability of the Reflow...

Hospital brings emergency REBOA procedure training to trauma US specialists

Grady Memorial Hospital, the first in Georgia, USA, to perform resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA), will soon offer trauma specialists around...

New proprietary gel-coated biocompatible embolic, GPX, presented at LINC

Two scientific abstracts of a new vascular embolic device, GPX (Fluidx Medical Technology) were presented this week at the 2018 Leipzig Interventional Congress (LINC;...

XableCath gets US FDA clearance for broadly effective catheter aimed at...

XableCath has announced its XableCath blunt tip support catheter has received clearance from the US FDA. The blunt tip catheter facilitates true lumen passage...

Cook Medical announces Universa sets to streamline percutaneous drainage product line

Cook Medical has rounded out the Universa line with the introduction of two new sets for percutaneous urinary drainage. Each set includes a catheter and...

Teleflex receives US FDA clearance for Arrow and TightTrack tunneler

Teleflex has announced that it has received US FDA 510(k) clearance to market its Arrow JACC with Chlorag+ard technology and TightTrack tunneler. Arrow JACC...