Tag: aortic arch

CX 2020 LIVE aortic arch discussion highlights importance of underlying pathology...

Last week, the CX 2020 LIVE agenda turned to the technically challenging topic of aortic arch interventions. Through presentations, discussion, and polling, the session—chaired...

FDA grants Nexus aortic arch stent graft system breakthrough designation

Endospan was recently granted breakthrough device designation from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Nexus aortic arch stent graft system. The FDA’s...

Endospan secures CE mark approval for branched endovascular aortic arch repair...

Endospan has announced that it has received CE mark for its Nexus stent graft system, to be used for branched endovascular repair in the...

US FDA clears Stroke2prevent’s A-View balloon catheter

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Stroke2prevent’s A-view device for commercialisation on the US market. The A-view is a balloon catheter...

The relationship between aortic arch interventions and acute stroke

At the 2017 Charing Cross Symposium (25–28 April, London, UK), speakers and panellists discussed the challenges of endovascular aortic arch procedures and their potential...

Endovascular treatment in the aortic arch

The development of endovascular stent grafts in the descending aorta has significantly reduced the number of open surgical repairs being performed. However, the ascending...

First implant completed in pivotal study of Gore TAG thoracic branch...

The first implant of Gore’s TAG thoracic branch endoprosthesis has been completed as part of the device’s pivotal study. The patient was enrolled by...