The ION Stent System features an innovative platinum chromium alloy and improved stent design to offer greater radial strength, enhanced deliverability and exceptional visibility. The thin-strut stent is designed for improved conformability, minimal recoil, and uniform lesion coverage and drug distribution. The advanced low-profile delivery system facilitates precise stent delivery across challenging lesions.
The ION Stent System received U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval in April 2011.
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