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Aorfix™ endovascular stent graft – Treating the cases other grafts cannot treat Aorfix™ is the only endovascular stent graft licensed in Europe to treat aneurysms in complex anat...
Veryan has developed three dimensional (3D) stent technology based upon a helical shape that may be applied to a self-expanding stent platform. The initial objective was to investigate the presen...
The FDA has approved the CyPass micro-stent system for use in combination with cataract surgery to reduce IOP in adult patients with mild to moderate primary open angle glaucoma, according to a news r...
A knitted rag sock inspired this professor and MD to develop a stent that can easily be removed after it has done its job.
(American Society of Anesthesiologists) Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) programs, an important component of the Perioperative Surgical Home (PSH), are helping patients better prepare for surger...
Abbott Vascular’s Absorb bioresorbable stent that disappears into the body over time seems to be coming up short compared with the company
Commentary on a study on whether chewing gum affects postoperative recovery after colorectal surgery, published in the British Journal of Surgery. Medscape General Surgery
A new smartphone app is helping surgery patients at the University of Virginia Health System in Charlottesville follow a treatment program to better prepare them for surgery and speed their recovery...
Exploiting the placebo effect significantly improved the recovery of patients undergoing heart surgery according to new research published in the open access journal BMC Medicine.
The ConvertX nephroureteral stent system converts from a catheter to a stent in a short office procedure, eliminating the need for a second interventional procedure. FDA Approvals
Persistent pain after iliac vein stenting is rare. Surgical removal of two oversized (20-mm) iliac vein stents was performed in a 36-year-old woman because of severe back pain of 2½ years' duration. ...
Treatment of severe AortoIliac Occlusive Disease (AIOD) frequently requires long segment stenting of the common and external iliac arteries. This study aims to analyze the patency of the internal ilia...
Choledocholithiasis is presence of stone in Common bile duct (CBD) which can be treated by endoscopy or surgery . Retained foreign bodies like stents forms a nidus for stone formation resulting in ...
Ureteroarterial fistulas are rare. We describe a case of UAF repaired with an endovascular stent-graft and examine late complications associated with the procedure.