Tag: stent

OCT first-in-human analysis

Use of optical coherence tomography deemed feasible after first-in-human analysis

Results of the first-in-human analysis of acute interactions and healing process after flow diverter implantation using optical coherence tomography (OCT) imaging was presented by...
bioabsorbable stent

Self-expanding bioabsorbable flow-diverting stent shows a favourable safety profile

The preliminary safety data of a “self-expanding primarily bioabsorbable flow-diverting” stent has shown to be consistent with a favourable profile in terms of mechanical...
Demetrius Lopes

Surface modification: From bench to clinical practice

Demetrius Lopes has been working on the surface modification of stents and flow diverters, given that thromboembolic and antiplatelet-related complications represent the majority of...

InspireMD report “superior clinical outcomes” for next-generation mesh-covered stents

InspireMD has released the results of a meta-analysis of four clinical studies involving dual-layered and mesh-covered stents, including the company’s MicroNet-covered stent, the CGuard...

WEAVE trial shows positive results using Wingspan stent system

The final results showed that following on-label indications resulted in extremely low periprocedural stroke and death rate (2.6%) with Wingspan for FDA approved indication....