Tag: SAFETY

CX 2019: Evidence supports safety of paclitaxel-coated devices

 At the Charing Cross International Symposium, Gary Ansel (Columbus, Ohio) moderates a global panel that includes Thomas Albrecht (Berlin, Germany), Peter Schneider (San Francisco,...

Sirolimus has “a much wider” safety window and shows fewer local...

 "Paclitaxel kills the cells in the artery wall; sirolimus simply stuns them," says Peter Gaines (Sheffield, UK). Gaines commented at the 2019 Vascular Leaders...

New data release at LINC 2019 reinforces safety profile of low-dose...

 Sean Lyden (Cleveland, USA) and Fabrizio Fanelli (Rome, Italy) discuss the safety and future of drug-coated balloons (DCB) in light of the latest pooled...

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,...

US FDA bans powdered gloves

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a final rule to ban powdered surgical gloves, patient examination gloves and the absorbable powder...