Tag: embolic protection

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Cardiovascular Systems acquires Gardia Medical’s Wirion embolic protection system

Cardiovascular Systems recently announced that it has acquired the Wirion embolic protection system and related assets from Gardia Medical. The device, which received CE Mark...

Less than half of vein graft interventions use embolic protection

Current US guidelines recommend the use of embolic protection during saphenous vein graft percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) but, according to a new study, embolic...

The US should follow Europe’s lead and change guidelines on embolic...

The revised European Society of Cardiology (ESC) myocardial revascularisation guidelines have downgraded the use of embolic protection devices during saphenous vein graft intervention from...

Recommendations for the use of embolic protection devices during saphenous vein...

A meta-analysis—published in Circulation Cardiovascular Interventions—indicates that the routine use of an embolic protection device during percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in a saphenous vein...

All-comers data indicate stroke-free survival is improved with Sentinel embolic protection...

Jochen Wöhrle (Department of Internal Medicine II, Cardiology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany) and his team report in JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions that, in an...

Innovative Cardiovascular Solutions announces successful first use of its Emblok embolic...

  Innovative Cardiovascular Solutions has announced the successful first European clinical cases using its Emblok embolic protection system in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation...