Peripheral/Endo

First Patient in Middle East Treated With Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. Peripheral Orbital Atherectomy System

Introduction of Orbital Atherectomy Expands Treatment Options for Patients with Peripheral Artery Disease ST. PAUL, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. (CSI®) (NASDAQ: CSII), a medical device company developing and commercializing innovative interventional treatment systems for patients with peripheral and coronary artery disease, announced today that the first patient in the United […]

Medtronic Receives FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for Developing Stent Graft System to Treat Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm

News Follows Medtronic Receiving FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for its Valiant Navion™ LSA Branch Thoracic Stent Graft System DUBLIN, Oct. 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced it has received Breakthrough Device designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Valiant® TAAA Stent Graft System […]

PQ Bypass Announces Unconditional IDE Approval From U.S. FDA to Start TORUS SFA Stent Graft Pivotal Study (TORUS-2)

TORUS-2 marks second Investigational Device Exemption approved for company in less than two years. MILPITAS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PQ Bypass, Inc., a clinical-stage medical device company, today announced it has received full approval of its investigational device exemption (IDE) trial of the company’s TORUS stent graft, a novel stent graft platform designed […]

Blood Flow Monitoring Device – FlowMet-R Gets FDA 510K Clearance

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Laser Associated Sciences (LAS), a medical device company based in Irvine, California, announced that its blood flow monitoring system, FlowMet-R, received its 510(k) clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This clearance allows LAS to market and sell the FlowMet-R. The non-invasive portable device addresses a […]

AngioDynamics Acquires Eximo Medical, Ltd. and its Innovative 355nm Laser Atherectomy Technology

LATHAM, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AngioDynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANGO), a leading provider of innovative, minimally invasive medical devices for vascular access, peripheral vascular disease, and oncology, today announced that it has acquired Eximo Medical, Ltd., an early commercial stage, medical device company, and its proprietary 355nm wavelength laser-technology platform for $46 million in […]

BD Announces Publication of an Independent Analysis of Drug-Coated Balloon Safety Data for Femoropopliteal Peripheral Arterial Disease

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Sept. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today announced the publication of a company-initiated, independent analysis of the LUTONIX® 035 Drug Coated Balloon (DCB) femoropopliteal clinical program in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC): Cardiovascular Interventions. These data were simultaneously presented […]

Intact Vascular Announces Positive One-Year Data from TOBA III Clinical Trial

Growing Body of Evidence Supporting Use of the Tack Endovascular System® to Improve Balloon Angioplasty Outcomes for Patients Suffering from PAD WAYNE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Intact Vascular, Inc., a developer of medical devices for minimally invasive peripheral vascular procedures, today announced the positive one-year results of its Tack Optimized Balloon Angioplasty (TOBA) III clinical trial, successfully achieving […]

Teleflex Announces Tenth Anniversary of GuideLiner® Catheter Product Line

Company Celebrates 10 Years of the Industry’s Leading Guide Extension Catheter with More Than 1 Million Units Sold Worldwide WAYNE, Pa., Sept. 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE: TFX), a leading global provider of medical technologies, today announced the tenth anniversary of its industry-leading GuideLiner® Catheter. Released in November […]

THE SAGE GROUP LLC Comments on National Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Awareness Month

BEAUFORT, S.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–According to THE SAGE GROUP, in 2015 almost 20 million Americans suffered from PAD representing an economic burden of $224-$414 billion. “Almost 20 years ago, we wrote that PAD was underestimated, underdiagnosed and undertreated,” stated Mary L. Yost, President. “Unfortunately, this is still true.” Reflecting on the current […]

Journal Of Vascular Access Publishes Positive Clinical Results For Bluegrass Vascular’s Surfacer® System

Additional clinical evidence to be highlighted at upcoming Controversies in Dialysis Access (CiDA) and American Society of Nephrology (ASN) meetings SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Bluegrass Vascular Technologies (Bluegrass Vascular), a private medical technology company focused on innovating lifesaving devices and methods for vascular access procedures, announced today the publication of positive results associated […]