Tag: carotid

Smartphone video may offer non-invasive stroke screening option

Motion analysis of video recorded on a smartphone accurately detected narrowed carotid arteries, according to new research published in the Journal of the American Heart...

Worldwide TCAR analysis provides “roadmap” to evaluate future training approaches

An analysis of the worldwide experience of transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR) has produced key objective proficiency metrics and an analytic framework to assess adequate...

New carotid artery stent procedure to be evaluated by the Society...

A surveillance project to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR) in comparison with carotid endarterectomy (CEA) is being launched by...

Contego Medical completes enrolment of Paladin clinical registry

Contego Medical has completed enrolment in the Paladin Carotid Post­-dilation Balloon System Registry in Europe. The registry involves 5 centres with 100 total patients,...