11 Jan 2018

FDA APPROVES XABLECATH BLUNT TIP SUPPORT CATHETER

  XableCath’s blunt tip support catheter has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). In two clinical investigator-led studies, the device was demonstrated to be a safe, effective, and easy-to-use device, enabling therapeutic options for patients with PAD,” said Johannes Dahm, MD and director of Interventional Cardiology

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06 Jan 2018

STUDY SHOWS STEM CELL TRANSPLANT IS BETTER THAN DRUG THERAPY FOR SCLERODERMA

Photo courtesy of American College of Rheumatology   Adding irradiation before transplant improves long-term results and should change practice    Scleroderma with internal organ involvement is a debilitating and lethal autoimmune disorder with few effective treatments. But a study led by Duke Health researchers has found new cause for optimism using an

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06 Jan 2018

RA MEDICAL SYSTEMS TO PRESENT AT 2018 BIOTECH SHOWCASE

Ra Medical Systems, makers of excimer lasers and catheters for cardiovascular and dermatological diseases, announced in early January that the Company’s CEO and Chief Technology Officer, Dean Irwin, will present at the 10th Annual Biotech Showcase, taking place on Jan. 8 -10, 2018, in San Francisco. Ra Medical Systems’ groundbreaking,

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28 Dec 2017

UIP WORLD CONGRESS 2018 WILL CONVENE FEB. 4 IN MELBOURNE

The UIP World Congress of Phlebology will be Feb. 4-8 in Melbourne, hosted by the Australarian College of Phlebology.   DAILY SESSIONS On Tuesday, Feb. 6, the first session will be Endovenous Interventions. The session will provide a hands-on experience of the latest endovenous methods to ablate the saphenous veins:

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20 Dec 2017

ANGIODYNAMICS WILL PRESENT AT THE 36TH ANNUAL J.P. MORGAN HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE AT 3:30 P.M. JAN. 10

AngioDynamics Inc., a provider of innovative, minimally invasive medical devices for vascular access, surgery, peripheral vascular disease and oncology, announced Dec. 19 that Jim Clemmer, president and chief executive officer, and Michael C. Greiner, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will present at the 36th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

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15 Dec 2017

AMERICAN VEIN & VASCULAR INSTITUTE ADDS NEW PHYSICIAN

John Joseph Randono, MD, has joined the phlebology staff of American Vein & Vascular Institute, a network of eight vein and arterial diagnosis and treatment centers in Colorado and Texas. Dr. Randono has more than 30 years medical experience, specifically as a cardiac and thoracic vascular surgeon, and as a

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