thoracic aneurysm


Trends in Treatment of Thoracic Aneurysm and Type B Dissection

May 31, 2018

A new study examined national trends in admissions, invasive treatments, and inpatient mortality of patients with thoracic aortic aneurysm and type B dissection. | Read More



Two-Year IN.PACT Global Results Reported

May 31, 2018

Two-year results from the IN.PACT Global Study were recently published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC): Cardiovascular Interventions. | Read More



Registry Data on TEVAR for Chronic Aortic Dissection Are Promising

May 18, 2018

TEVAR has been increasingly used for type B aortic dissection, but there have not been large amounts of data available on outcomes for complicated cTBD. | Read More



FDA Approves IN.PACT Admiral DCB for Expanded Indication

May 11, 2018

The FDA has approved the IN.PACT Admiral drug-coated balloon for an expanded indication to treat long SFA lesions. | Read More

Venous ulcer


Landmark EVRA Trial: Early Endovenous Ablation Outperforms Deferred Ablation

May 02, 2018

The results of the landmark study were reported at Charing Cross 2018 and simultaneously published in the New England Journal of Medicine. | Read More



Forge Medical, Developer and Manufacturer of VasoStat Hemostasis Device, Enters into Commercialization Agreement With Lokai Medical

Apr 23, 2018

Forge Medical, a U.S. developer of innovative solutions for transradial and transpedal hemostasis and manufacturer of the VasoStat® Hemostasis Device, announced that the company has entered into a commercialization agreement with Lokai Medical. | Read More



FDA Approves Gore Cardioform Septal Occluder for PFO Closure to Prevent Recurrent Ischemic Stroke

Apr 06, 2018

The FDA has approved an expanded indication of the Gore Cardioform Septal Occluder. | Read More



MR CLEAN Registry: Strong Link Between Stroke Outcomes, Time to Endovascular Treatment

Apr 03, 2018

The association between time to endovascular treatment and functional outcome in patients with acute ischemic stroke may be stronger than previously suggested. | Read More



FDA Approves Expanded Indication for Vascade Vascular Closure System

Apr 01, 2018

The FDA has approved an expanded indication of the Vascade Vascular Closure System, according to an announcement by Cardiva Medical. | Read More

varicose veins


Varicose Veins Linked With Increased Risk of DVT

Mar 07, 2018

Varicose veins are significantly associated with risk of developing deep vein thrombosis (DVT), researchers reported in JAMA. | Read More