Tag: pta

Consider intravascular lithotripsy when treating calcified femoropopliteal arteries

 Treating severely calcified arteries by endovascular means is still a challenge, although atherectomy, stents and lithotripsy are all techniques that are employed. Lithotripsy (also...

Serranator Alto serration balloon effective at 30 days in treating critical...

Preliminary 30-day data from the PRELUDE trial investigating the use of the Serranator Alto percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) serration balloon catheter (Cagent Vascular) have...

Surmodics announces global approvals of 0.014” low-profile PTA balloon dilation catheter

Surmodics has received US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) and CE mark clearance for its 0.014” low-profile percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) balloon dilation...

Cagent Vascular completes enrolment of PRELUDE study using Serranator Alto device

Cagent Vascular has announced the completion of enrolment in the first-in-human PRELUDE study. The purpose of this prospective, single-arm, multicentre feasibility study is to...

QT Vascular enters into asset purchase option agreement with Medtronic

QT Vascular has entered into an asset purchase option agreement with Medtronic for the acquisition of the group's non-drug coated Chocolate percutaneous transluminal angioplasty...

AV Medical’s Chameleon receives expanded indication to include infusion of diagnostic...

AV Medical Technologies has announced that its Chameleon PTA balloon catheter has received FDA clearance for an expanded indication to include infusion of diagnostic...

Cagent Vascular announces FDA 510(k) clearance of Serranator Alto serration balloon...

Cagent Vascular has announced US Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance of its lead product, the Serranator Alto percutaneous transluminal angioplasty serration balloon catheter. The Serranator...

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...