Endologix has announced the submission of a premarket approval (PMA) application requesting approval for the Detour system to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The Detour system, which earned FDA Breakthrough Device Designation, is a unique therapy that allows the creation of a fully percutaneous femoropopliteal bypass that is routed through the femoral vein. […]
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Femoropopliteal bypass is associated with decreased reinterventions at one year compared to endovascular therapy in patients with advanced premature peripheral arterial disease (PAD). This is the primary conclusion of Tanner I Kim (Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, USA) and colleagues, writing in an article recently published online in the Journal of Vascular Surgery. The […]
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