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2014-01-20 08:22:43

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardiva Medical, Inc. announced today that Randy Hubbell has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer. He will be responsible for expanding commercialization efforts for Cardiva's portfolio of devices for femoral vascular closure including the VASCADE® Vascular Closure System and the Catalyst® closure wire. "Randy brings to Cardiva a unique blend of commercial expertise and strategic marketing that will prove invaluable to...

2013-09-19 23:21:39

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: MediPoint: Peripheral Vascular Stents for the Lower Extremity - US Analysis and Market Forecasts. London (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Summary Endovascular therapies such as stenting have been widely adopted to treat peripheral artery disease (PAD) in the lower extremity. Peripheral vascular stents including bare metal, drug-eluting, covered and bioabsorbable stents are associated with improved clinical outcomes compared to balloon...

2013-05-10 23:04:57

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Peripheral Vascular Devices Market (Peripheral Vascular Stents, PTA Balloon Catheters, Guidewires, IVC Filters, Atherectomy, Chronic Total Occlusion, Embolic Protection Devices, Synthetic Surgical Grafts, Aortic Stents) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018," the global peripheral vascular devices market was valued at USD 4.8 billion in 2011 and is estimated to reach a...

2012-09-12 23:03:39

Research reveals an aging population and increasing obesity rates fuel the 1.1 Billion dollar Endovascular devices market in Europe. (PRWEB) September 11, 2012 Most peripheral vascular devices in Europe are used for the treatment of peripheral arterial disease (PAD). PAD is characterized by the hardening and thickening of arteries resulting from the accumulation of fatty tissue and cholesterol. The prevalence of PAD increases with age and the existence of predisposing conditions such as...

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