Monthly Archives: January 2016

Svelte Medical Systems announces European launch of Slender IDS

Svelte Medical Systems announces European launch of Slender IDS Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 10:14 Slender IDS The Slender sirolimus-eluting coronary stent-on-a-wire integrated delivery system (IDS) (Svelte Medical Systems) is to be launched commercially to select European accounts, specialising in transradial intervention (TRI). According to Svelte, the Slender IDS is the world’s lowers profile drug eluting… Read More »

Non-transfemoral access is strongly associated with post-TAVI delirium

login Password reminder Subscribe | Edit your account | View your account  Home | Latest News | Features | Structural Heart | Profiles | Videos | Events | CVN Forum | Supplements | Past Issues | Subscriptions   Non-transfemoral access is strongly associated with post-TAVI delirium Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 14:38 Pieter R Stella Masieh Abawi (Department of Cardiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands) and others report in JACC Cardiovascular Interventions that about 13%… Read More »

Training is the key to wider adoption of the transradial approach for PCI in the USA

Password reminder Subscribe | Edit your account | View your account  Home | Latest News | Features | Structural Heart | Profiles | Videos | Events | CVN Forum | Supplements | Past Issues | Subscriptions   Training is the key to wider adoption of the transradial approach for PCI in the USA Monday, 25 Jan 2016 12:16 Sandeep Nathan By Sandeep Nathan Numerous studies have indicated that the transradial approach confers benefit over the transfemoral… Read More »

Radial access “safe and well tolerated” across range of peripheral vascular interventions

 Home | Latest News | Features | Interventional Oncology | Profiles | Videos | Events | Supplements | Past Issues | Subscriptions   Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 17:26 Aaron Fischman A single-centre, retrospective study published online in December 2015 in the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology (JVIR), set out to review the safety and feasibility of using transradial access for non-coronary interventions. A team from the Department of Radiology, Icahn School of… Read More »

First implant completed in thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm clinical study

 Home | Latest news | Features | Venous news | Profiles | Videos | Events | Supplements | Past issues | Subscriptions   Wed Jan 13, 2016 11:22 GMT Gore Excluder The first US implant of the Gore Excluder thoracoabdominal branch endoprosthesis has taken place during a clinical study of the treatment of aortic aneurysms involving the visceral branch vessels. Gustavo Oderich, professor of Surgery, Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery,… Read More »