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Vascular News’ top 10 most popular stories of December 2021

Highlights from the UK Vascular Societies’ Annual Scientific Meeting (VSASM 2021; 1–3 December, Manchester, UK), a VOYAGER PAD subanalysis, and Cordis' appointment of a...

IN.PACT AV DCB sustained “superior” effectiveness in subgroups with high reintervention...

Several subgroups of patients treated with the IN.PACT AV drug-coated balloon (DCB; Medtronic) for arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs) demonstrated a “statistically significant” higher rate of...
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Fist Assist device achieves significant perforator vein dilation for improved endoAVF...

Fist Assist Devices has announced that data associated with the p-FACT cohort, a subset of the recently completed, non-significant risk Fist Assist clinical trial...

XO Score scoring sheath platform wins medical design award

Transit Scientific today announced that its XO Score scoring sheath platform has been named a winner in the 2021 Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA)....

Vascular Therapies announces clinical results from phase 3 randomised multicentre clinical...

Vascular Therapies recently announced results from its phase 3 clinical trial in which Sirogen showed encouraging arteriovenous fistula (AVF) outcomes in elderly end-stage renal...
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Largest US nephrology group is first in Illinois to offer Ellipsys...

Nephrology Associates of Northern Illinois and Indiana (NANI), the largest nephrology group in the USA, is the first practice in Illinois to adopt the Ellipsys vascular access system (Avenu Medical, now...
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Arterial diameter may help to predict AVF aneurysm progression, study suggests

A recent study concludes that arterial diameter may influence arteriovenous fistula (AVF) aneurysm progression and the interval to surgical revision. “Patients with larger arterial...
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LINC 2020: One year IN.PACT AV results show sustained patency benefit...

NOTE: This video is ONLY available to watch in selected countries and geographies  The one-year IN.PACT AV trial results, first presented at LINC 2020 (28–31 January, Leipzig,...

BD acquires TVA Medical, makers of everlinQ endoAVF System

BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) announced it has completed the acquisition of TVA Medical, a company that develops minimally invasive vascular access solutions...