Peripheral Interventions

Leading in less-invasive treatments for peripheral vascular disease and cancer.
As the global market leader in peripheral interventions, we offer the broadest portfolio of solutions for treating peripheral artery disease (PAD) and deep vein thrombosis (DVT). We are also focused on our Interventional Oncology portfolio, enabling physicians to minimally invasively treat tumors by delivering targeted and localized embolic and ablative technologies. We’re dedicated to developing technologies that improve outcomes, cut costs and—most importantly—help physicians to save the lives and limbs of more people in more places around the world.

Delivering Meaningful Innovation

Advancing the Treatment of PAD. The Eluvia™ Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent System is specifically developed for the treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD). The Eluvia stent utilizes a drug-polymer combination to offer sustained release of the drug paclitaxel for a one-year timeframe, designed to prevent tissue regrowth that might otherwise block the stented artery. The Eluvia stent was approved by the FDA based on findings from the IMPERIAL trial, in which the Eluvia stent demonstrated superior results in the first superficial femoral artery head-to-head drug-eluting stent trial.

Venous Therapies. Venous obstructive disease affects nearly 40 percent of the population in the U.S. and can be caused by conditions such as deep vein thrombosis (DVT), post-thrombotic syndrome (PTS) and compressive diseases such as May-Thurner syndrome. The VICI VENOUS STENT™ System was approved by the FDA for the treatment of iliofemoral venous obstructive disease, which occurs when the flow of blood through the veins located deep in the pelvic region becomes blocked by a blood clot or compressed by anatomical anomalies. Our venous portfolio also includes the AngioJet™ ZelanteDVT™ thrombectomy catheter to treat DVT in large-diameter upper and lower limb peripheral veins.


Conditions We Treat

  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Critical Limb Ischemia
  • Hypertension
  • Liver Cancer
  • Uterine Fibroids

Solutions We Offer

  • Peripheral Balloons and Stents
  • Drug-Eluting Technologies
  • Thrombectomy Systems
  • Atherectomy Devices
  • Coils and Spherical Embolics
Explore AngioJet™ ZelanteDVT™ Thrombectomy Catheter


Sources

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2. Comparison of global estimates of prevalence and risk factors for peripheral artery disease in 2000 and 2010: a systematic review and analysis  Fowkes, F Gerald R et al. The Lancet , Volume 382 , Issue 9901 , 1329 - 1340.

3. Alvaro Alonso, MD, and Lawrence A. Garcia.  The Costs of Critical Limb Ischemia.  Endovascular Today. 2011; Aug: 32-36

4. American Cancer Society. Key Statistics on Liver Cancer. https://www.cancer.org/cancer/livercancer/detailedguide/liver-cancer-what-is-key-statistics. Accessed March 23, 2016.

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