Tag: LINC 2017

Lutonix AV results provide tailwind for drug-coated balloons in dysfunctional arteriovenous...

Scott Trerotola presented the first release of eight-month data from the Lutonix AV trial at the Leipzig Interventional Course (LINC; 24–27 January, Leipzig, Germany)...

Percutaneous bypass using femoral vein could be “an important step” in...

In a first-time data release, Dierk Scheinert presented six-month outcomes from the DETOUR trial of percutaneous bypass in long segment femoropopliteal occlusions at the...

Promising 12- and 24-month East Asian experiences for drug-coated balloons

Results from two Asian studies presented at LINC 2017 (24–27 January, Leipzig, Germany), show encouraging outcomes for drug-coated balloon versus percutaneous transluminal angioplasty treatment...

CONSEQUENT trial 12-month data support drug-coated balloons for long lesions

Twelve-month results of the CONSEQUENT trial have shown lower late lumen loss, lower rates of 12-month target lesion revascularisation and longer walking distance increases...

VeClose trial reports “excellent” clinical and quality of life outcomes at...

The pivotal VeClose trial is investigating the performance of the VenaSeal cyanoacrylate-based adhesive (Medtronic) for vein closure. At LINC 2017, Vascular News caught up...

Using the Tack endovascular system to treat vessel dissection

At LINC 2017 Vascular News spoke to Peter Schneider (Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA) about the Tack endovascular system (Intact Vascular), an implant designed to repair...

SUPERSUB trial update and precise stent placement with the Presto technique

At LINC 2017 (24–27 January, Leipzig, Germany), Luis Mariano Palena (Policlinico Abano Terme, Abano Terme, Italy) presented an update on the SUPERSUB trial, which...

Japanese IN.PACT SFA study demonstrates clinical outcomes consistent with other trials

The one-year clinical outcomes from the MDT-2113 IN.PACT SFA Japan trial have been released. The data was recently presented by Osamu Iida, Kansai Rosai...

LUMINOR Registry may help “reopen the door” for drug-coated balloons below...

The LUMINOR Registry is a real-world prospective multicentre study evaluating iVascular’s Luminor paclitaxel-eluting balloon for treating advanced limb ischaemia. Vascular News spoke to Vincent...

Combined 12-month analysis of ILLUMENATE EU and US trials presented at...

At LINC 2017 (24–27 January, Leipzig, Germany), Sean Lyden (Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, USA) presented an update on the 12-month results of the European and...

TVA Medical presents positive everlinQ endoAVF system results at LINC 2017

TVA Medical has provided clinical updates involving its everlinQ endoAVF system at the 2017 Leipzig Interventional Course (LINC; 24-17 January, Leipzig, Germany). Scientific data regarding the...

Results from Asia and Belgium demonstrate consistent results from Medtronic IN.PACT...

New data presented at the 2017 Leipzig Interventional Course (LINC) have demonstrated strong efficacy and consistent outcomes for Medtronic’s IN.PACT Admiral drug-coated balloon across...

Encouraging results for Biotronik’s Passeo-18 Lux drug-coated balloon and Pulsar-18 bare...

Interim data presented at the 2017 Leipzig Interventional Course (LINC; 24-27 January, Leipzig, Germany) has demonstrated encouraging results for Biotronik’s dedicated lower limb intervention...