Tag: aspiration

Combining contact aspiration with stent retriever techniques elicits no superiority

The first randomised controlled trial (RCT) to directly compare the efficacy of the combined use of contact aspiration and stent retriever against a stent...

Balt USA announces CE mark obtained for Titan aspiration catheter

Balt USA has announced that it has obtained CE mark for the Titan aspiration catheter. The Titan catheter line consists of a highly navigable,...

Imperative Care announce US clearance of its ZOOM aspiration system

Imperative Care has announced US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of the company’s ZOOM aspiration system—a family of products designed to facilitate...

Insera earns CE mark approval for cyclical-suction stroke thrombectomy platform, the...

Insera Therapeutics has announced that it has received CE mark approval for its flagship product, the CLEAR Aspiration System, for the aspiration of blood...

Penumbra launches JET 7 and Penumbra JET D in USA

Penumbra has announced US commercial availability of the Penumbra JET 7 and Penumbra JET D Reperfusion Catheters powered by the Penumbra ENGINE aspiration source....

“Aspiration first” approach with Penumbra system demonstrates favourable outcomes for acute...

Penumbra announced results of the company-sponsored PROMISE study, demonstrating real-world safety and efficacy of the Penumbra system with ACE 68 and ACE64 reperfusion catheters...

“Further improvement” in aspiration technology with ACE68

In 2016, Penumbra announced the launch of the ACE68 reperfusion catheter, part of the Penumbra System at the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery 13th Annual...

Stent retrievers more harmful to arterial wall than ADAPT in animal...

A new study comparing acute damage to the arterial wall caused by ADAPT (a direct aspiration first pass technique) or stent retrievers during thrombectomy...

Randomised trial of Penumbra 3D revascularisation device meets primary endpoints

The Penumbra 3D trial of the company’s 3D revascularisation device has successfully met the primary trial endpoints, demonstrating non-inferiority in both safety and efficacy...

Penumbra launches ACE 68 reperfusion catheter in USA

Penumbra has launched its new ACE 68 reperfusion catheter in the USA.  The catheter is part of the Penumbra System, and was launched at...

Long-term experience confirms ADAPT as effective treatment for stroke

A study of the long-term use of the ADAPT technique for the treatment of acute ischaemic stroke has confirmed that it is an efficient...

ADAPT to the Challenges of Stroke

Acute ischaemic stroke is the second most common cause of death and disability in Europe. The evidence in the recently published or presented randomised...

Why I use aspiration as my first line treatment for acute...

By Aquilla Turk In the last year, five prospective randomised clinical trials have demonstrated the superiority of endovascular thrombectomy over medical management for the treatment...