Tag: paclitaxel-coated balloon

Peter Schneider at LINC

LINC 2020: Geographical “inconsistencies” cast doubt on paclitaxel mortality signal

 Peter Schneider (San Francisco, USA) talks to BLearning Peripheral at LINC 2020 (Leipzig Interventional Course; 28–31 January 2020, Leipzig, Germany) about the relevance of dose relationship and geographical...

Benefit and risk: Meta-analysis draws a heterogeneous picture of drug-coated balloon...

Scientists of Jena University Hospital, Germany, conducted a meta-analysis sought to evaluate benefit and risk of paclitaxel-coated balloon angioplasty compared to plain old balloon...
Interventional News for specialists

No evidence of increased mortality with paclitaxel-based devices in German claim...

A real-world safety analysis of paclitaxel-based devices in peripheral arteries, recently published in the European Heart Journal, showed no evidence for increased mortality over...
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Pooled analysis of four RCTs finds drug-coated balloons superior to plain...

A pooled analysis of four randomised controlled trials finds drug-coated balloon (DCB) angioplasty superior to plain angioplasty in patients with femoropopliteal artery disease, irrespective...

First data from head-to-head comparison of Ranger and IN.PACT drug-coated balloons...

Early data from the first randomised controlled trial to compare two drug-coated balloons (DCBs) suggest that the primary patency obtained with the Ranger DCB...