Peripheral/Endo

Cook Medical receives FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for Zenith® Fenestrated+ Endovascular Graft

Bloomington, Ind. — Cook Medical’s Zenith® Fenestrated+ Endovascular Graft (ZFEN+) product has received Breakthrough Device designation from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This designation is granted for devices that have the potential to provide more effective treatment or diagnosis for life-threatening or irreversibly debilitating diseases or conditions. While the […]

Study Published in JAMA Finds Hospital Availability of TCAR Associated with an Improvement in Overall Outcomes for Carotid Revascularization

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Silk Road Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: SILK), a company focused on reducing the risk of stroke and its devastating impact, today announced positive results from a comparative-effectiveness study have been published in JAMA Network Open. The study found the availability of TCAR at a hospital […]

InspireMD Engages Hart Clinical Consultants to Conduct Clinical Trial for CGuard Carotid Stent System in the United States

TEL AVIV, Israel, Feb. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE American: NSPR), developer of the CGuard™ Embolic Prevention System (EPS) for the prevention of stroke caused by carotid artery disease, announced today that it has engaged Hart Clinical Consultants (HCC), a leading Contract Research Organization (CRO) to conduct […]

Teleflex Completes Enrollment in CTO-PCI IDE Study

Enrollment Completed Ahead of Schedule in Study Evaluating the Performance of Teleflex Specialty Catheters and Coronary Guidewires in Patients Undergoing Chronic Total Occlusion Percutaneous Coronary Interventions WAYNE, Pa., Feb. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE: TFX), a leading global provider of medical technologies, today announced the completion of […]

The Society for Vascular Surgery Valuation Work Group Publishes New Report Highlighting the Value of Vascular Surgeons to the Health Care System

Report Finds the Role of Vascular Surgeons May be Underappreciated and an Investment in Vascular Surgeons will Provide a Substantial Return for the Health Care System Rosemont, Ill., Feb. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A new report demonstrates not only the critical skills vascular surgeons provide to a health care […]

First Patient Enrolled in SELUTION SLR™ SUCCESS PTA Study

NYON, Switzerland, Feb. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — MedAlliance has announced enrolment of the first patient in SUCCESS PTA, its large post-market study with the drug-eluting balloon SELUTION SLR™ for the treatment of patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD). SELUTION SLR is a novel sirolimus-eluting balloon that provides a controlled sustained release of drug, […]

IME Medical Electrospinning and STENTiT enter into development cooperation on resorbable endovascular support grafts to regenerate vascular tissue

WAALRE, Netherlands, Feb. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — IME Medical Electrospinning, a global leader in electrospun medical devices, today announced that it has entered into a collaboration with Dutch medical device company STENTiT, to join forces in the further development and production of regenerative endovascular support grafts (see video). These resorbable fibrous implants hold the promise to rebuild […]

Positive Preliminary Clinical Trial Results Reported for Vascular Dynamics’ Novel Heart Failure Treatment Technology

Endovascular baroreflex modulation data presented IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vascular Dynamics, Inc., a privately held medical device company focused on innovative, endovascular device-based solutions for cardiovascular conditions, has announced positive preliminary results from its clinical trial, “A Feasibility Study Exploring the Effect of the MobiusHD® Device in Patients with Heart Failure.” Horst Sievert, […]

Modern Vascular Brings Newest Technology and Innovation to the Houston area for the Treatment of Peripheral Artery Disease

RICHMOND, Texas, Feb. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Modern Vascular, a pioneering medical group dedicated to preventing amputation through the treatment of Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD), today announced the expansion of its national footprint to 13 clinics with the opening of an office in Richmond, Texas, in Fort Bend County. The opening of this latest Modern […]

Angioplasty Scoring & Microcatheter Company Series A Oversubscribed

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Transit Scientific today announced the close of its Series A financing round. The round was led by a large multinational investor and joined by previous seed investors. Transit Scientific achieved FDA clearances and multi-center, multi-user, safe-patient-use of its XO Score angioplasty scoring-cutting platform and […]