Tag: peripheral

Study provides new tool to assess amputation risk following popliteal vascular...

A large, multicentre cohort study provides a simple, practical method to effectively stratify patients preoperatively into low- and high-risk major amputation categories. According to lead...
Biotronik

Biotronik expands range of peripheral introducer sheaths

Biotronik has announced the expansion of the Fortress reinforced introducer sheath line, which is now available in 7- and 8Fr-compatible sizes in the USA...
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Terumo introduces Azur vascular plug and PG Pro peripheral microcatheter embolisation...

Terumo Medical Corporation has announced today the introduction of its Azur vascular plug. The addition to Terumo's embolisation portfolio is indicated for use to...
veterans

No increased mortality with paclitaxel use in Veterans Administration data out...

There was no increased risk of long‐term, all‐cause mortality associated with paclitaxel-coated device (PCD) use among patients undergoing femoropopliteal peripheral endovascular intervention within the...

Philips launches QuickClear mechanical thrombectomy system for blood clot removal in...

Royal Philips has announced the launch of the QuickClear mechanical thrombectomy system. The single-use system delivers an all-in-one aspiration pump and catheter to remove...

First patients enrolled in SUPERSURG study of Supera peripheral stent system

ID3 Medical Belgium has announced the first two enrolments in the SUPERSURG study to investigate the safety and efficacy of Abbott's Supera peripheral stent...

XableCath crossing catheters have received CE mark for peripheral use

XableCath has announced that its XableCath Crossing catheters have received CE mark for peripheral use. Its crossing devices will be available for sale in...

Terumo gets CE mark for Kanshas drug-coated balloon catheter for lower...

Terumo has announced receiving the CE mark for its Kanshas drug-coated balloon catheter used in the treatment of lower extremity peripheral arterial disease. With...

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...

New liquid embolic agents, Squidperi 34 and 34LD, get CE mark

Balt International announced that it has received CE mark for the Squidperi 34 and 34LD liquid embolic agents. Squidperi is a non-adhesive liquid embolic agent...

Surmodics gets US FDA 510(K) clearance for Telemark support microcatheter

Surmodics has announced receiving US FDA 510(k) clearance for its Telemark 0.014” coronary and peripheral support microcatheter. The company is making this product available...
Interventional News for specialists

BTG receives US FDA 510(k) clearance for Ekos control unit 4.0

BTG has announced that US FDA 510(k) clearance has been granted to the Ekos control unit 4.0. The Ekos system includes an ultrasonic device...

Medtronic receives US FDA clearance for TrailBlazer angled peripheral support catheter

Medtronic has announced that the US FDA has cleared the TrailBlazer angled support catheter for use in the peripheral vascular system. Support catheters such...

UK NICE publishes Medtech Innovation Briefing on Lutonix

The UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has developed a Medtech Innovation Briefing (MIB) on the Lutonix drug-coated balloon (DCB) for...