Tag: Boston Scientific

Spectra WaveWriter spinal cord stimulator system launches in Europe

The launch of the Spectra WaveWriter spinal cord stimulator (SCS; Boston Scientific) system in Europe has been announced. The Spectra WaveWriter SCS system is...

Boston Scientific launches Vercise primary cell and Vercise Gevia deep brain...

The launch of the Vercise primary cell (PC) and Vercise Gevia deep brain stimulation (DBS) systems, featuring the Vercise Cartesia Directional Lead (Boston Scientific)...

Patent litigation update for Nevro–Boston Scientific case

In a press release, Nevro Corp has announced that it has filed with Boston Scientific a joint statement proposing dismissal of the declaratory judgement claims...

Positive late-breaking data from the INTREPID study announced

The one-year data from the INTREPID study, the first and only prospective, double-blind, randomised, sham-controlled, multi-centre study of deep brain stimulation (DBS) for advanced,...
Researchers at Ohio State University, USA, say deep brain stimulation from a device similar to a cardiac pacemaker can slow the decline of problem-solving and decision-making skills in Alzheimer’s patients.

WHISPER SCS study: therapy optimisation associated with more effective pain relief

New data from the WHISPER randomised controlled trial (RCT) have demonstrated that patients who are given the choice to use both sub-perception and paraesthesia-based...

Spectra WaveWriter Spinal Cord Stimulator System receives FDA approval

The Spectra WaveWriter Spinal Cord Stimulator (SCS) System (Boston Scientific) has received FDA approval. It is the first and only system approved by the...

Vercise deep brain stimulation system gains FDA approval

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Vercise deep brain stimulation (DBS) system (Boston Scientific). DBS is used to treat the symptoms...
Researchers at Ohio State University, USA, say deep brain stimulation from a device similar to a cardiac pacemaker can slow the decline of problem-solving and decision-making skills in Alzheimer’s patients.

No difference in pain relief between 1kHz and 10kHz spinal cord...

A randomised controlled trial has found excellent pain relief and no clinical difference among spinal cord stimulation frequencies from 1kHz–10kHz. Further, the study showed...
Researchers at Ohio State University, USA, say deep brain stimulation from a device similar to a cardiac pacemaker can slow the decline of problem-solving and decision-making skills in Alzheimer’s patients.

CE mark for Vercise Gevia deep brain stimulation system

CE mark has been granted for the Vercise Gevia deep brain stimulation (DBS) system (Boston Scientific), a rechargeable, magnetic resonance (MR) conditional device indicated...
Researchers at Ohio State University, USA, say deep brain stimulation from a device similar to a cardiac pacemaker can slow the decline of problem-solving and decision-making skills in Alzheimer’s patients.

High patient satisfaction levels for spinal cord stimulation over a 7.5-year...

Data from a single centre using a single spinal cord stimulator manufacturer have shown that patients with neuropathic pain treated with spinal cord stimulation...

Nevro files lawsuit for patent infringement against Boston Scientific in the...

Nevro Corp has announced that it has filed a lawsuit for patent infringement against units of Boston Scientific. The lawsuit, filed in the United States...

SCS TechTalk: Innovation Starts Here

In this Boston Scientific Educational Supplement, you will read about the pace of innovation—from delivering the first and only rechargeable spinal cord stimulation (SCS) system powered by intuitive...

Boston Scientific acquires Cosman Medical radiofrequency ablation manufacturer

Boston Scientific Corporation has acquired Cosman Medical a privately-held manufacturer of radiofrequency ablation systems. According to a press release, the Cosman Medical team and...

Boston Scientific receives US FDA approval for Precision Montage MRI spinal...

  Boston Scientific Corporation has launched the Precision Montage MRI spinal cord stimulator system after receiving approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)....

LUMINA data demonstrate 70% greater low back pain relief with Precision...

Final results evaluating the Precision Spectra spinal cord stimulator system (Boston Scientific) demonstrate that the device provides more than 70% greater low back pain...