Latest MAQUET Cardiovascular LLC Stories

2010-09-22 07:00:00

WAYNE, N.J., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- MAQUET Cardiovascular LLC, a leading provider of cardiovascular technologies, today announced enrollment of the first patient in the OPTION (Optimal Improvement of Vein Graft Patency Long Term by the Implementation Of Novel Endoscopic Harvesting Techniques) trial which is designed to assess patient outcomes using a standardized, best practices approach in endoscopic vessel harvesting (EVH) for coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) compared with...

2010-07-01 07:00:00

WAYNE, N.J., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- MAQUET Cardiovascular LLC today announced that it will become the exclusive United States distributor of the INTERGARD family of vascular grafts effective October 1, 2010, when its current distribution agreement with W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) expires. Currently, MAQUET distributes the INTERGARD product line outside of the United States in a number of markets around the world. The addition of the INTERGARD grafts will further strengthen...

2010-06-02 07:00:00

WAYNE, N.J., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- MAQUET Cardiovascular LLC today announced that its QUADROX-iD Pediatric Diffusion Membrane Oxygenator received 510(k) marketing clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for use in an extracorporeal perfusion system for pediatric patients up to six hours. "The QUADROX-iD Pediatric Oxygenator provides a long-awaited membrane lung specifically for infants and children," said Robert H. Bartlett, M.D., professor emeritus of surgery at the...

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