Catheters

Boston Scientific Purchases Prostate Treatment Technology from Celsion Corporation

Deal Follows Successful Four-Year Exclusive Distribution of Prolieve-® Thermodilatation System NATICK, Mass., June 21 - Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) today announced that it has purchased technology for treating symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH, often referred to as enlarged prostate) from Celsion Corporation (AMEX:CLN), following approval of the acquisition by Celsion...

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New Balloon Catheter Available Worldwide for Carotid and Renal Angioplasty Procedures

AVIATOR(TM) Plus Balloon Dilatation Catheter Rapid Exchange Facilitates Procedural Speed and Efficiency BALTIMORE, June 7 // -- Today at the 61st Annual Meeting of the Society for Vascular Surgery, Cordis Endovascular, division of Cordis Corporation, announced the worldwide launch of the Cordis AVIATOR(TM) Plus Balloon Dilatation Catheter for use in angioplasty procedures for patients with...

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Ablation Frontiers Announces CE Mark and Commercial Launch of Novel Cardiac Ablation System

Regulatory Approval Clears Path Towards European Commercialization CARLSBAD, Calif., June 7 -- Ablation Frontiers, Inc., developer and manufacturer of three-dimensional catheters for the treatment of atrial fibrillation (AF) announced today that in December 2006, it received the CE Mark for its Cardiac Ablation System consisting of a portfolio of anatomical based catheters and a uniquely designed...

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Med-Conduit Turns to Microtest for Medical Device Testing Services

AGAWAM, MASS. - June 4, 2007 - Med-Conduit, an innovative developer and marketer of central venus catheters (CVCs) has teamed with Microtest Laboratories of Agawam, Mass., a leading provider of testing services to the medical device industry. CVCs are found in use at intensive care and long term units in hospitals. When inserted into a patient, it enables that patient's skin to grow into the...

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Bi-Directional Catheter helps treat irregular heart rhythms.

EZ Steer(TM) NAV Catheter allows range of motion to facilitate procedures designed to eliminate abnormal heart rhythms. Integral micro-tensioning system lets users progressively dial in precise force desired for deflection of catheter. It can hold deflection in place, eliminating need for repeated locking and unlocking of curve position. With ergonomic handle, navigational ablation catheter also...

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Cordis Corporation Introduces DURA STAR(TM) Rx PTCA Dilatation Catheter

BRUSSELS, April 10--- Launch in Line With Cordis' Commitment to Offer Full Range of Products for Catheterization Labs Cordis Corporation today announced the launch of the DURA STAR(TM) Rx Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA) Dilatation Catheter. The new dilatation balloon from Cordis is now available in Europe and will be introduced in other regions, including North America,...

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Millar Instruments Launches World's Smallest Sensor Tip Pressure-Volume Catheter

CHICAGO, Nov. 10 / -- Millar Instruments, Inc. developer and manufacturer of Mikro-TipÂ-® pressure transducer catheters and pressure-volume (P-V) systems, today announced the expansion of its 1 French catheter line with the introduction of the PVR-1045 pressure-volume catheter. With a catheter tip size of 1F (1/3 mm), the PVR-1045 is the smallest and least invasive sensor tip pressure-volume...

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Catheter Protection Device helps prevent infections.

Creating mechanically and microbiologically closed system when attached to hub of catheter, Tego Connector protects catheter from contamination during hemodialysis sessions. Closed system eliminates manipulation of catheter hub while attaching or removing blood lines, helping to prevent bloodstream infections for patients.

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Kensey Nash Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for QuickCat(TM) Extraction Catheter

EXTON, Pa., March 10 -- Kensey Nash Corporation (NASDAQ:KNSY) today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance for its QuickCat(TM) Extraction Catheter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The QuickCat(TM) Catheter is an aspiration catheter indicated for the removal of fresh soft emboli and thrombi (blood clots) from vessels in the arterial system. The QuickCat(TM) Extraction Catheter...

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Stereotaxis Announces Initial U.S. Clinical Usage of Partnered 3-D Localized Ablation Catheter with Company's Niobe-® System

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 23 - Stereotaxis, Inc. (NASDAQ:STXS) today announced that Central Baptist Hospital-Lexington, KY became the first U.S. center to successfully treat a patient's cardiac arrhythmia using our partnered 3-D Localized Ablation Catheter. This diagnostic and ablation catheter recently received FDA approval for use with the Stereotaxis NiobeÂ-® Magnetic Navigation System. This...

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Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.

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