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Merit Medical launches the Prelude Roadster guide sheath

Merit Medical Systems has announced the US commercial release of the Prelude Roadster guide sheath. The Prelude Roadster is the newest addition to the...

How does the novel Temporary Spur device work to “guarantee” drug...

 Jihad Mustapha (Grand Rapids, USA) explains how the Temporary Spur stent system (Reflow), which is a spiked self-expanding stent is intended for use in...

TOBA II shows repairing dissections after angioplasty “clearly augments” outcomes for...

Thomas Zeller (Bad Krozingen, Germany) delves into data and design of the TOBA II (Tack Optimized Balloon Angioplasty II) trial with principal investigator William...

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...