Tag: percutaneous transluminal angioplasty

vascular access

Ultrasound-guided PTA is a “valuable tool” to treat vascular access stenosis

Routine ultrasound-guided percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) is a feasible treatment for native arteriovenous fistula (AVF) dysfunction, according to a recent study by Antonio Granata...

Cook Medical and Surmodics reach distribution agreement for two new vascular...

Cook Medical and Surmodics have announced an agreement in which Cook Medical will distribute two new Surmodics products, hydrophilic percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) balloon...

IVUS outperforms angiography in dissection detection post-PTA

The iDissection Classification trial results published in the Journal of Invasive Cardiology have shown that with the use of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) investigators were...

Medtronic launches European below-the-knee clinical study of drug-coated balloon

Medtronic has launched the IN.PACT BTK study to evaluate the effectiveness of using a drug-coated balloon in patients with below-the-knee (BTK) peripheral artery disease. This...

Medtronic to distribute QT Vascular’s Chocolate balloon worldwide

QT Vascular has signed a definitive agreement with Medtronic, for the worldwide distribution of its Chocolate percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) catheter for a period...

Tack endovascular system secures CE mark for repair of dissections following...

Intact Vascular has attained the CE mark for the Tack endovascular system for the repair of arterial dissections following percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) below...