Tag: paclitaxel

History warns us against “optimistic exuberance” in drug-coated balloon trials

The importance of assessing clinical trial data in an objective, balanced way has been borne out by recent history in the vascular surgery space,...

Medtronic issues voluntary recall for subset of IN.PACT Admiral and IN.PACT...

Medtronic recently voluntarily recalled a subset of its IN.PACT Admiral and IN.PACT AV paclitaxel-coated percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) balloon catheters due to the potential...
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PAVE trial finds “no evidence of a benefit” from paclitaxel-coated balloons...

There is no evidence of a benefit from additional paclitaxel-coated balloon use compared to standard balloon angioplasty alone in the context of preserving arteriovenous...