Tag: Cook Medical

Medtronic

Two companies with paclitaxel-coated devices issue corrections to published data

Both Medtronic and Cook Medical have issued corrections to published data regarding the safety of their paclitaxel-coated devices. While Medtronic have revised IN-PACT post-market...

Data presented at LINC confirm the safety and effectiveness of Zilver...

Findings presented at the Leipzig Interventional Course (LINC; 22–25 January 2019, Leipzig, Germany) contradict the results of a meta-analysis published in the Journal of...
IZI

IZI Medical acquires Quick-Core biopsy and breast localisation needle assets from Cook...

IZI Medical Products (IZI) has acquired select soft tissue biopsy and breast localisation needle assets from Cook Medical.  The acquired portfolio of products is...

New Zilver PTX global data finds 76% freedom from TLR at...

Results from an aggregated data analysis of the use of the Zilver PTX drug-eluting peripheral stent (DES; Cook Medical) in challenging patient populations concluded...

Cook Medical receives FDA approval for first 5mm diameter SFA drug-eluting...

Cook Medical have announced that a new 5mm diameter version of Zilver PTX was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). It...

Eluvia outperforms Zilver PTX in IMPERIAL 12-month results

The Eluvia drug-eluting vascular stent system (Boston Scientific) shows superior primary patency compared to the Zilver PTX drug-eluting stent (Cook Medical), concludes the 12-month...
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Cook Medical announces successful resolution of 2014 FDA warning letter

Cook Medical has announced that it received a close-out letter from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) resolving a 2014 warning letter for...

Cook Medical introduces a new length of Zilver PTX

Cook Medical has introduced the 140mm-length Zilver PTX drug-eluting peripheral stent in both 6 and 7mm diameters in the USA. The longer length comes...

Mark Breedlove and DJ Sirota to lead new Cook Medical business...

Cook Medical has announced the leaders of its two new business divisions. Mark Breedlove has been named vice president of Cook’s Vascular division and...

Cook Medical announces major realignment of its business

Cook Medical has announced key changes that simplify its organisational structure to better support customers. These changes realign the current sales, marketing, research and...

Vascular plugs score over platinum coils on radiation dose in pelvic...

A prospective, randomised single-centre study that set out to compare the safety and efficacy of vascular plugs and fibred platinum coils for embolization in...

Cook Medical’s inferior vena cava filters fare better than ALN’s in...

Gerard Goh, Radiology, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia, reported results from a comparative study of inferior vena cava (IVC) filters at CIRSE 2017 that...

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...

Final patient enrolled for VIVO iliofemoral venous stent study

Cook Medical has completed enrolment in the first clinical study of an iliofemoral venous stent conducted in the USA under a US FDA-approved investigational device exemption. The...

Cook Medical issues global recall of Roadrunner UniGlide hydrophilic wire guides...

The US Food and Drug Administration has announced that Dutch company DSM Biomedical BV—Cook Medical’s supplier of hydrophilic coating for the Roadrunner Uniglide hydrophilic...