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2010-02-25 08:00:00

PLEASANTON, Calif., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- TriReme Medical, Inc. (TMI) announced today that it has received FDA clearance for its newest product, the Glider(TM) balloon catheter, for percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) of lesions in the peripheral vasculature including the iliac, femoral, ilio-femoral, popliteal, infra-popliteal, and renal arteries. Approximately 12 million Americans are affected by peripheral arterial disease (PAD). Those patients suffer from chronic pain,...

2010-01-27 14:28:00

WARRENDALE, Pa., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDRAD, Inc. has entered into a co-marketing and trademark license agreement with B. Braun Melsungen AG (Melsungen, Germany) to promote the Paccocath® technology, a unique and clinically tested technology used to treat blocked vessels without stenting. The Paccocath technology has been shown in multiple clinical trials to keep the artery open wider (reduce late lumen loss) over time in patients with Peripheral Arterial Disease and...

2009-12-08 13:21:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: European Markets for Interventional Cardiology 2009 (15 Countries) http://www.reportlinker.com/p0166830/European-Markets-for-Interventional-Cardiology-2009-15-Countries.html In 2008, the European market for interventional cardiology was valued at over Euro1.5 billion. The interventional cardiology market includes drug-eluting stents, bare-metal stents, PTCA...

2009-11-18 11:46:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Cardiovascular Catheters and Systems - Global Market Opportunities http://www.reportlinker.com/p0164279/Cardiovascular-Catheters-and-Systems---Global-Market-Opportunities.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire The world cardiovascular catheters and systems market rides on a wave of technological advancements associated with...

2009-11-17 12:45:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. European Markets for Peripheral Vascular Devices 2009 (15 Countries) http://www.reportlinker.com/p0164163/European-Markets-for-Peripheral-Vascular-Devices-2009-(15-Countries).html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire In 2008, the European market for peripheral vascular devices was valued at euro 623 million, an increase of 3.4% over...

2009-07-30 07:01:00

PLEASANTON, Calif., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- TriReme Medical, Inc. (TMI) announced today CE mark approval of its second product, a novel coronary dilatation catheter, designed to improve the treatment of patients with complex coronary disease at or near side branches. The product will be marketed under the name Glider(TM). The Glider(TM) is a first-in-class balloon dilatation catheter with a torquable shaft and novel tip design. These features permit the Glider(TM) to cross through tight...

2009-07-27 06:09:00

MINNEAPOLIS, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Lutonix, Inc., a privately held medical device start-up, today announced that patient enrollment is underway for its three simultaneous first-in-human clinical trials. The three studies are designed to test whether the proprietary Lutonix Drug Coated Balloon (DCB) Catheter is safe and effective in the treatment of vascular narrowing. The PERVIDEO I Registry The PERVIDEO I Registry is investigating the Lutonix Drug Coated Balloon Catheter for the...

2009-06-23 15:07:00

Advanced Platinum Surface Maximizes Biocompatibility and Biostabilityin a Bare-Metal Stent BURLINGTON, Mass., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- CorNova Inc. today announced that it has received CE mark approval for its Valecor Platinum Coronary Stent System. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070206/CLTU213LOGO ) The Valecor Platinum is a next-generation cobalt-chromium bare-metal stent. Utilizing a novel ion-based implantation technology called Nanofusion(TM), the Valecor Platinum...

2009-06-23 07:00:00

Broad Size Matrix of XIENCE PRIME to be Launched in Europe in the Third Quarter ABBOTT PARK, Ill., June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abbott announced today that it has received CE Mark (Conformite Europeenne) for its next-generation XIENCE PRIME(TM) Everolimus Eluting Coronary Stent System for the treatment of coronary artery disease. The company plans to launch XIENCE PRIME in a broad size matrix with lengths up to 38 mm in Europe in the third quarter. "XIENCE PRIME leverages and will...

2009-05-28 09:21:00

Positive clinical data, competitor focus, and new drug-eluting technologies to drive lower extremity procedures in Europe, according to Millennium Research Group WALTHAM, Mass., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group's (MRG's) European Markets for Peripheral Vascular (PV) Devices 2009 report, rapid growth in the number of endovascular procedures that treat lower extremity peripheral artery disease in Europe is being fueled by positive clinical trial results, increased...


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Interventional Radiology
2013-03-04 16:18:42

Interventional radiology (IR) is a special sub-operation under general radiology. It is used to find, diagnose and treat a disease in almost every body system. The process of interventional radiology is very noninvasive to help with the recovery and outcome of the procedure. It utilizes x-rays, CT, ultrasound, MRI, and other modes of imaging in order to direct tools in the body as well as a variety of catheters, narrow tubes, so that incisions can be minimalized. How it is Performed...

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