Peripheral/Endo

VentureMed Group Appoints New VP Of Sales And Marketing

TOLEDO, Ohio, Sept. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — VentureMed Group, Inc., (“VMG” or the “Company”) a medical device company focused on developing and commercializing next-generation endovascular devices to treat peripheral arterial disease (PAD), announced today the appointment of Dave Cox as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. In this role, Mr. Cox will be responsible for […]

Gardia Medical Demonstrates Enhanced Safety in Lower Extremity Interventions

CAESAREA, Israel, Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Gardia Medical, an Israeli Medical Device Company focused on embolic protection solutions, announced that according to the independent Clinical Events Committee (CEC), Gardia successfully met the primary end-point in its WISE-LE study. The WISE-LE study’s objective is to demonstrate the safety and performance of the […]

Spectranetics Recalls Bridge Occlusion Balloons

Philips subsidiary Spectranetics recalls Bridge occlusion balloon AUGUST 31, 2017 BY BRAD PERRIELLO , MassDevice Royal Philips (NYSE:PHG) subsidiary Spectranetics recalled its Bridge occlusion balloon after receiving reports of blocked guidewire lumens. The Bridge device is used to temporarily block the superior vena cava for emergency control of hemorrhage. Spectranetics said the August 25 recall was […]

PQ Bypass Earns Frost & Sullivan’s European Technology Innovation Award for Its Proprietary DETOUR System for Percutaneous Bypass

LONDON, Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Frost & Sullivan is pleased to recognize PQ Bypass with the 2017 European PAD Interventions Technology Innovation Award. PQ Bypass’ DETOUR System is a minimally invasive technology that enables physicians to re-direct, or detour, blood flow around extremely long blockages in the upper leg arteries to restore […]

Medtronic Plans for Renal Denervation Pivotal Trial After New Study Shows Significant Blood Pressure Reductions

Published Simultaneously in The Lancet, the Late-Breaking SPYRAL HTN-OFF MED Study at ESC Successfully Isolates RDN Treatment Effect to Show Compelling Efficacy and Safety of Hypertension Procedure DUBLIN and BARCELONA – August 28, 2017 – Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced its intent to move forward with a new renal denervation pivotal trial […]

C. R. Bard, Inc. (BCR) Snags FDA Premarket Approval of The Lutonix 035 Drug Coated Balloon As The First And Only DCB

C. R. Bard Receives Fda Premarket Approval Of The Lutonix® 035 Drug Coated Balloon As The First And Only Dcb For The Treatment Of Patients With Dysfunctional Av Fistulae New Option to Preserve Vascular Access and Help Hemodialysis Patients Extend Time Between Reinterventions MURRAY HILL, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–C. R. Bard, Inc. […]

Malin Announces U.S. FDA Approval for New Hourglass™ Peripheral Embolisation Plug

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Malin Corporation plc. (ISE:MLC, “Malin”), an Irish based and globally operating life sciences company, today announced that its EMBA device, known as the Hourglass™ Peripheral Embolisation Plug, was granted U.S. FDA 510(k) clearance to commence marketing in the US. The Hourglass™ peripheral embolisation plug represents a breakthrough in peripheral […]

Getinge Announces Full U.S. Availability Of Pulsar-18 Self-Expanding Stent From BIOTRONIK For Patients With Peripheral Artery Disease

WAYNE, N.J., Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Getinge, a leading global provider of innovative medical technology, today announces the full U.S. market release of the Pulsar®-18 stent from BIOTRONIK. Pulsar-18 is the only available self-expanding stent for blocked superficial femoral arteries with a 4-French (4F) delivery system. Getinge currently distributes BIOTRONIK’s portfolio of […]