Tag: carotid stenting

Contego completes enrolment of PERFORMANCE II carotid stent trial

Contego Medical has announced that enrolment of the PERFORMANCE II clinical trial has been completed. PERFORMANCE II is intended to evaluate the safety and effectiveness...

InspireMD announces the inclusion of its CGuard carotid stent in CREST-2...

InspireMD has announced that its CGuard embolic prevention stent system (EPS) will be included as a device option for stenting in CREST-2 (Carotid revascularisation...

Regulatory and reimbursement approval of CGuard Embolic Prevention System in Australia

It has been announced that the CGuard Embolic Prevention System (InspireMD) has been granted regulatory approval by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (part of the...

Low embolisation risk with micromesh carotid stents

Patients treated with either the Roadsaver (Terumo) or the CGuard (InspireMD) micromesh carotid stents had similar low risk of embolisation following carotid artery stenting...

Transcarotid artery revascularisation suggests reduced risk of major adverse events compared...

Real-world outcomes from the Transcarotid Artery Revascularisation (TCAR) Surveillance Project (TSP) were presented by Mahmoud Malas from John Hopkins Hospital (Baltimore, USA) at the...

Combined carotid and coronary revascularisation: Is this a good idea?

George Chrysant gives an overview of combined revascularisation interventions for coronary and carotid disease, arguing that "carotid artery stenting and coronary artery bypass grafting...

Contego Medical begins enrolment in carotid stent trial PERFORMANCE I

Contego Medical has announced the beginning of enrolment in the PERFORMANCE I trial, a clinical trial designed to evaluate the safety and feasibility of...

InspireMD announces expansion of its distribution network for CGuard EPS

InspireMD has announced it has signed Diverse Devices as its exclusive distributor for Australia and New Zealand, and has signed Do Gia Production...