Tag: CLI

recruiting

Phase III SALAMANDER trials of Rexgenero’s REX-001 open and recruiting patients...

The first UK clinical trial site for the treatment of diabetic patients with chronic limb-threatening ischemia (CLI) using a novel patient-specific regenerative therapy has...

CIRSE 2019: Hear the latest from clinical trials comparing paclitaxel technologies...

NOTE: ONLY intended for healthcare professionals outside of the USA and France. Zoom in on a tête-à-tete between Marianne Brodmann (Graz, Austria) and Giovanni Torsello...

First patient enrolled in Cook Regentec’s clinical trial of investigational therapy...

Cook Regentec has announced enrolment of the first patient in an international clinical trial evaluating the HemaTrate Blood Filtration System to treat patients with...
multidisciplinary

The reactive and repetitive multidisciplinary CLI team

It is imperative that every medical institution has an interdisciplinary CLI team, argues Jihad Mustapha. Here, he exhorts the benefits of working in such...

VIVA 2018 focuses on the critical issues in vascular medicine

 In the arterial space, VIVA 2018 focused on the fact that there is an increasing awareness of limb threatening ischaemia coupled with an increase...
chelation

Chelation therapy surprises experts with positive results in diabetic patients with...

A pilot study of edetate disodium-based chelation in diabetic patients with critical limb ischaemia (CLI) has positive results, leading the study investigators to “cautiously...

First-ever CE mark of a bioresorbable scaffold for below-the-knee PAD

Reva Medical, a company developing bioresorbable polymer technologies for vascular applications, has announced that its Motiv bioresorbable scaffold is the first drug-eluting bioresorbable scaffold...

Oxygen monitoring predicts wound healing in critical limb ischaemia patients after...

Preliminary findings from an initial study with 25 patients have shown that measuring the changes in oxygen concentration at baseline, during, and after endovascular...

LimFlow completes enrolment in US feasibility study

LimFlow has announced completion of enrolment of the original 10-patient cohort in the US feasibility study of the LimFlow percutaneous deep vein arterialisation system....

LINC 2018 data highlight IN.PACT Admiral as safe and effective treatment...

Medtronic added to its robust body of clinical evidence supporting the IN.PACT Admiral drug-coated balloon with new presentations that demonstrated durable and consistent clinical...

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...

Discovery of healing molecule could reduce limb amputations for diabetes patients

Scientists have discovered new information about a molecule which is part of the body’s tissue repair system. This finding could help treat non-healing wounds...

Pioneer Plus catheter re-entry device with intravascular ultrasound guidance relaunched

Philips has announced the relaunch of the Pioneer Plus catheter, described as the only re-entry device with intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) capabilities and needle deployment...

PAIRS meeting showcases interventional radiology trends in the Middle East

The 2017 edition of the annual PAIRS meeting was held in Dubai 15–18 March and reflected the growing enthusiasm of the interventional radiology community...

Barry Katzen announces new global society for critical limb ischaemia

Barry Katzen, Miami, USA, announced the establishment of a new society, the Critical Limb Ischaemia (CLI) Global Society, whose mission is to improve quality...