Tag: Drug-coated balloons

paclitaxel

Meta-analysis finds a higher risk of death in the long term...

New data, just published in the Journal of the American Heart Association (JAHA), suggest that there is an increased risk of death at two...
paclitaxel

Without additional long-term and patient-level data, Katsanos et al’s conclusion is...

By Thomas Zeller The Katsanos et al meta-analysis reports an increased risk of mortality beyond one year across randomised studies of paclitaxel-coated balloons (DCB) and...

The number of metallic layers affects efficacy of drug-coated balloons for...

Hiroto Yabushita and colleagues report in Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions that drug-coated balloon treatment of in-stent restenosis lesions with three or more metallic layers results...