Tag: arteriovenous fistula

vascular access

Ultrasound-guided PTA is a “valuable tool” to treat vascular access stenosis

Routine ultrasound-guided percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) is a feasible treatment for native arteriovenous fistula (AVF) dysfunction, according to a recent study by Antonio Granata...
VasQ external support

VasQ external support awarded breakthrough device designation by the FDA

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has designated Laminate Medical’s VasQ external support for the creation of arteriovenous fistulas (AVF) in haemodialysis patients...
VasQ external support

Enrolment of the VasQ external support US pivotal study now complete

Laminate Medical Technologies has announced the completion of enrolment into the VasQ external support US pivotal study. The study was conducted at 17 sites...

Merit Medical receives FDA breakthrough device designation for WRAPSODY endovascular stent...

Merit Medical Systems recently announced that it has been granted Breakthrough Device Designation by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Merit...
Bard Covera stent

e-PTFE covered stent demonstrates “significantly better” target lesion primary patency compared...

The results of AVeNEW, the first level one clinical study dedicated solely to the use of a covered stent designed to treat stenosis in...

MagicTouch AVF sirolimus-coated balloon granted breakthrough device designation for use in...

Concept Medical has been granted breakthrough device designation from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for MagicTouch AVF, its sirolimus drug-coated balloon (DCB)...
VasQ external support

VasQ External Support demonstrates significant improvement in fistula usability

Laminate Medical Technologies (Laminate) has announced that the American Journal of Kidney Disease has published the first multicentre, randomised controlled study of the VasQ...
VasQ

First patients enrolled in US pivotal trial of the VasQ device

The first patients have been enrolled in the US FDA pivotal study of VasQ (Laminate Medical Technologies), an implanted blood vessel external support device...
Fist Assist device

Promising results with novel external pneumatic device for fistula maturation

Renal failure affects millions of patients worldwide, with many renal failure patients progressing to end-stage renal disease, requiring dialysis treatment. Dialysis options include central...

Flow Forward reports Arteriovenous Fistula Eligibility system data

Flow Forward Medical has announced the completion of a preclinical study and a computational fluid dynamics study supporting continued development of the company's Arteriovenous...
VasQ

VasQ series at Berlin’s Charité University Hospital produces “exceptionally promising results”

As part of the main scientific programme at Dreiländertagung 2016 (4–8 October, Bern Switzerland), Peter Olschewski has reported “exceptionally promising results” from the first...