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Multi-Modality Guidance System

The tools and technology you need for IVUS and FFR. Through our partnership, you have access to an impressive cadence of PCI Guidance products and programs to make smart, fast, and accurate treatment decisions.

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Product Overview

POLARIS Multi-Modality Guidance System POLARIS Multi-Modality Guidance System

The POLARIS Multi-Modality Guidance System offers FFR and IVUS on one system with a selection of innovative products and intuitive software to provide accurate, clinically relevant information to guide PCI treatment decisions and improve patient outcomes.

Supported products:

COMET Pressure Guidewire COMET Pressure Guidewire

COMETTM Pressure Guidewire

The COMET Pressure Guidewire is a true workhorse FFR (fractional flow reserve) coronary guidewire designed to be highly deliverable with a shapeable, atraumatic Asahi tip, optimized rail support for device delivery and easy integration of FFR into the cath lab. Learn more

OPTICROSS and OPTICROSS 6 Coronary Imaging Catheters OPTICROSS and OPTICROSS 6 Coronary Imaging Catheters

OPTICROSSTM and OPTICROSS 6 Coronary IVUS Catheters

The coronary OPTICROSS IVUS (intravascular ultrasound) catheters deliver confidence to guide complex PCI. Their exceptional deliverability enables crossing challenging lesions while providing best in class image quality to optimize PCI. Learn more

OPTICROSS 18 Peripheral Imaging Catheter OPTICROSS 18 Peripheral Imaging Catheter

OPTICROSS 18 Peripheral Imaging Catheter

The OPTICROSS 18 IVUS catheter delivers confidence to guide complex lesions. The exceptional deliverability enables crossing challenging lesions while providing best in class image quality. Learn more

ULTRA ICE™ PLUS Ultrasound Imaging Catheter ULTRA ICE™ PLUS Ultrasound Imaging Catheter

ULTRA ICE™ PLUS Ultrasound Imaging Catheter

The ULTRA ICE PLUS Ultrasound Imaging Catheter for intracardiac imaging provides the combination of real-time imaging and soft tissue visualization that cannot be duplicated by fluoroscopy, pre-operative imaging (CT or MR), or electroanatomic mapping. Not only can you identify anatomical structures, you can visualize where devices are relative to those structures. Learn more

Product Specifications

FFR workflow

Guided step-by-step instructions displayed on monitor

FFR Link power requirements and consumption

Power requirement: 100 – 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz

Power consumption: 20 VA nominal at all voltages

IVUS pullback options

Manual pullback and auto-pullback with disposable sled

IVUS auto-pullback speed

Two options: 0.5 mm/sec and 1.0 mm/sec

IVUS maximum run length

Manual pullback: 18,000 frames max

Auto pullback: 3000 frames @ 1 mm/sec or 6000 frames @ 0.5 mm/sec

IVUS image views

Manual pullback: Cross sectional and DualView displays

Auto pullback adds LongView™

IVUS image processing optimization

Optimized blood speckle filtering and optimized image brightness

IVUS measurements

Manual area and distance measurement options on the cross section; length measurement option on LongView

IVUS TraceAssist™

Auto trace for suggested lumen and vessel. Provides suggested minimum and maximum diagonals, areas, and % stenosis (operator assisted).

Worklist

Auto patient data entry from modality worklist server

Digital storage/retrieval

Cases may be stored on local hard drive, space permitting. Cases may also be archived as DICOM studies to CD, DVD, removable hard drive, and to the network (PACS).

DICOM

Modalities supported: US, IVUS. SOP Class used for IVUS frames: Ultrasound Multi-frame Image Storage. SOP Class used for Screenshots: Ultrasound Multi-frame Image Storage. Compression schemes supported: JPEG Baseline and JPEG NH-Lossless.

Operating system

Windows™ 7

Digital archiving options

CD: 650 MB, DVD: 4.7 GB, Removable HD: up to 2 TB

LAN in/out

10/100/1000 Base-T

Options for Cath Lab Integration  Mobile Cart or Integrated System 

POLARIS ExpertCare Service Programs POLARIS ExpertCare Service Programs

POLARIS ExpertCare Service Programs

Enhance your investment with software and hardware upgrades, annual maintenance and 24/7 support. 

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Ordering Information

Ref/Catalog Number

Order Number (GTIN)

Description

H749 555111 0

08714729875758

COMET Pressure Guidewire

H749 51811 0

08714729847878

OPTICROSS Imaging Catheter

H749 518116 0

08714729904762

OPTICROSS 6 Imaging Catheter

H749 393280018 0

08714729904366

OPTICROSS 18 Imaging Catheter

M004 9912 0

08714729904380

ULTRA ICE PLUS Imaging Catheter

H749 A7020 0

08714729339328

Automatic Pullback Sled

Reimbursement

The C-Code used for the OPTICROSS Coronary Imaging Catheters is C1753 and the C-Code used for the COMET Pressure Guidewire is C1769. C-Codes are used for hospital outpatient device reporting for Medicare and some private payers. Note: Boston Scientific Corporation is not responsible for correct use of codes on submitted claims; this information does not constitute reimbursement or legal advice..

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