Tag: peripheral

Peripheral and Aortic Workshops give CX delegates practical experience and expert...

During the CX Peripheral and Aortic Workshops at the 2019 Charing Cross Symposium (CX; 15–18 Aprril, London, UK), experts demonstrated a wide range of...

Lutonix BTK IDE: First Level 1 evidence of positive safety and...

 Patrick Geraghty (St Louis, USA) presented new datapoints from the six-month outcomes of the Lutonix BTK IDE trial at the 2018 VEITHsymposium (13–17 November,...

Terumo gets CE mark for Kanshas drug-coated balloon catheter for lower...

Terumo has announced that it acquired CE mark for the Kanshas drug-coated balloon catheter used in the treatment of lower extremity peripheral arterial disease....

Enrolment begins in US pivotal study of Chocolate Touch

QT Vascular has started enrolment in its US pivotal clinical study. The study will evaluate the company's Chocolate Touch drug-coated balloon (DCB), for use in...

The search for modifiable risk factors to improve bypass results is...

A large study of the outcomes of 3,033 patients undergoing lower extremity bypass has reported a 10.6% infection rate and identified procedural risk factors....

Teleflex announces 510(k) clearance and US launch of Spectre guidewire

Teleflex has announced 510(k) clearance by the Food and Drug Administration and US commercial launch of the Spectre guidewire. The Spectre guidewire is engineered with...

SoundBite initiates human clinical studies for ShockWire peripheral CTO crossing procedures

SoundBite Medical Solutions has performed its first-in-human procedure using shockwave energy to successfully and safely cross a chronic total occlusion (CTO). The 72-year-old male...

Medtronic receives FDA clearance of TrailBlazer angled peripheral support catheter

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Medtronic’s TrailBlazer angled support catheter for use in the peripheral vascular system. The TrailBlazer angled support...