Tag: Cook Medical

Eluvia outperforms Zilver PTX in IMPERIAL 12-month results

The Eluvia drug-eluting vascular stent system (Boston Scientific) shows superior primary patency compared to the Zilver PTX drug-eluting stent (Cook Medical), concludes the 12-month...

Cook Medical introduces a new length of Zilver PTX

Cook Medical has introduced the 140mm-length Zilver PTX drug-eluting peripheral stent in both 6 and 7mm diameters in the USA. The longer length comes...
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Beacon Tip catheters return to USA and Canada after product recall

Cook Medical has announced that physicians in the US and Canada are once again able to order the company's Beacon Tip Torcon NB Advantage...

Eluvia paclitaxel-eluting vascular stent system demonstrates promising three-year freedom from revascularisation

The three-year results from the MAJESTIC trial for Boston Scientific’s Eluvia paclitaxel-eluting vascular stent system at the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe...

Cook Medical recalls Zenith Alpha thoracic endovascular graft for blunt traumatic...

Cook Medical is recalling the Zenith Alpha thoracic endovascular graft when used for the treatment of blunt traumatic aortic injury because thrombus may form...

From acute to chronic disease-specific solutions: A continuum of optimising outcomes...

The management of type B aortic dissections represents a significant challenge for the vascular community. Despite the great advances obtained since the development of endovascular...

Cook launches 140mm Zilver PTX drug-eluting stent

Cook has extended its Zilver PTX product portfolio with a 140mm drug-eluting stent. Physicians will now be able to treat longer lesions with just...

Final patient enrolled for iliofemoral venous stent study

Cook Medical has completed enrolment in the first clinical study of an iliofemoral venous stent conducted in the USA under an FDA-approved investigational device...

Zilver PTX with thumbwheel delivery system launched in France

Cook Medical has launched the Zilver PTX drug-eluting peripheral stent thumbwheel delivery system in France, with the French Health Ministry now having approved reimbursement...

Zenith endograft produces durable repair while long-term survival rates “remain poor”

Endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) using the Zenith endograft (Cook Medical) represents durable repair with a low risk of abdominal aortic aneurysm-related death at 14...

Cook Medical issues global recall of Roadrunner UniGlide hydrophilic wire guides...

The US Food and Drug Administration has announced that Dutch company DSM Biomedical BV—Cook Medical’s supplier of hydrophilic coating for the Roadrunner Uniglide hydrophilic...

Promising findings for novel drug-eluting peripheral stent

A new animal study, presented at EuroPCR (17–20 May, Paris), indicates that a novel, fluoropolymer-coated, self-expanding, paclitaxel-eluting peripheral stent (Eluvia, Boston Scientific) is associated...

Early follow-up of FEVAR/BEVAR using supra-coeliac sealing zones and four-vessel designs...

Fenestrated and branched endovascular aneurysm repair (FEVAR/BEVAR) using supra-coeliac sealing zones and four-vessel designs is safe can be performed with “excellent” early outcomes according...