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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...
Brilinta - ticagrelor, AstraZeneca's new heart drug is a blood-thinning medicine designed to prevent dangerous blood clots in patients with serious chest pain or previous heart attacks. It re...
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...
(MedPage Today) -- Recent developments of interest in cardiovascular medicine
ArticleThe guessing game of where to put a stent as patients undergo heart surgery may soon be over.
St. John Hospital & Medical Center became the first facility in the United States to treat a high-risk patient with a heart pump and newly approved Tryton Side Branch Stent.
(HealthDay)—Stent surgery using a 6-mm-long stent made of gelatin material seems promising for patients with glaucoma, according to a report from the University of Michigan.
Patients demonstrating high platelet reactivity (HPR) on
Audience: Pharmacy [Posted 06/22/2017] ISSUE: Advanced Pharma, Inc. d/b/a Avella of Houston is conducting a limited, voluntary recall due to Hospira Inc.’s June 15, 2017 recall announcement tha...
The CPT code for the CyPass micro-stent is now effective, Alcon announced. The CyPass micro-stent, a minimally invasive glaucoma surgical device, now has a Category 3 code, 0474T, and will be covered ...
A lower rate of target-lesion failure at 1 year occurred with the newer stent.
Prior reports have suggested that the design of the Promus Element stent is prone to longitudinal stent deformation (LSD). However, little is known about the clinical and angiographic outcomes of Prom...
To compare the occurrence of acute stent recoil in two different stent types (platinum chromium and cobalt chromium) and identify the potential predictors of significant acute stent recoil.
Carotid stent fractures are rare and multiple etiologies have been proposed to explain their occurrence. We present a patient with a internal carotid artery (ICA) stent who developed in-stent restenos...
Current-generation coronary drug-eluting stents are associated with low rates of restenosis and target lesion revascularization. However, several mechanisms of stent failure remain clinically importan...