Navigation Links
Abbott's Market-Leading XIENCE V(R) Shows Increasing Clinical Advantages Over TAXUS(R) Express2(TM)/TAXUS(R) Liberte(TM) Between Two and Three Years
Date:3/29/2009

, multi-center, randomized, single-blind, controlled clinical trial comparing XIENCE V to TAXUS in 300 patients (223 XIENCE V patients, 77 TAXUS patients) with either one or two de novo native coronary artery lesions. Patients from Europe, India and New Zealand were enrolled in the trial between July 5, 2005, and Nov.15, 2005.

The primary endpoint of the SPIRIT II trial was in-stent late loss at six months, wherein XIENCE V demonstrated superiority to TAXUS with a statistically significant 69 percent reduction in late loss (mean, 0.11 mm for XIENCE V vs. 0.36 mm for TAXUS). In-stent late loss is a measure of vessel re-narrowing.

About XIENCE V

XIENCE V is used to treat coronary artery disease by propping open a narrowed or blocked artery and releasing the drug, everolimus, in a controlled manner to prevent the artery from becoming blocked again following a stent procedure.

XIENCE V is built upon Abbott's market-leading bare metal stent, the MULTI-LINK VISION(R) Coronary Stent System. The VISION platform is designed to facilitate ease of delivery, making it easier for physicians to maneuver the stent and treat the diseased portion of the artery.

The XIENCE V stent is available on both over-the-wire (OTW) and rapid exchange (RX) delivery systems. Rapid exchange is the most widely used type of delivery system because it provides physicians additional flexibility to work as single operators during stent procedures.

XIENCE V was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and launched in July 2008, and was launched in Europe and other international markets in October 2006. XIENCE V is an investigational device in Japan and is currently under review by Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare and the Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency.

Abbott also supplies a private-label version of XIENCE V to Boston Scientific called the
'/>"/>

SOURCE Abbott
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine technology :

1. XIENCE(TM) V Drug Eluting Stent from Abbott Outperforms Market-Leading Stent in Reducing Major Adverse Cardiac Events at Two Years
2. Study in JAMA Shows Patients Treated With Abbotts XIENCE(TM) V Drug Eluting Stent Experience Better Outcomes Than Patients Treated With Market-Leading Drug Eluting Stent
3. Circulation Publishes Pivotal Two-Year Results On XIENCE V(TM) Drug Eluting Stent
4. Abbotts XIENCE V(TM) Drug Eluting Stent Outperforms TAXUS(R) in Key Efficacy and Safety Endpoints Out to Two Years
5. Abbotts XIENCE(TM) V Drug Eluting Stent Demonstrates Consistent and Positive Clinical Outcomes Out to Two Years
6. SPIRIT II Explores Long-Term Performance of XIENCE V Stent
7. Abbotts XIENCE(TM) V Everolimus Eluting Coronary Stent Shows Continued Superiority to TAXUS Stent in Reducing Major Adverse Cardiac Events in SPIRIT III Clinical Trial
8. MitraClip(R) Therapy Data Shows Important Clinical Benefit in High Risk Patients With Functional Mitral Regurgitation at 12-Month Follow Up
9. Medgenics Phase I/II Clinical Trial Now Shows EPODURE Continuous Anemia Treatment Lasting 5 Months in Kidney Disease Patients
10. Ezetimibe and Ezetimibe/Simvastatin Combo Pose No Increased Cancer Risk, Study Shows
11. New Study Shows Probiotic Strain Effective in Improving Irritable Bowel Syndrome Symptoms
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/3/2015)... , July 4, 2015 ... epidemics of hypertension, diabetes and thyroid disorders in Central ... online educational platforms and a major conference dedicated to ... Manage Diabetes Online , Manage Hypertension ... each developed and operated by EXCEMED - ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... , July 3, 2015 A ... of hypertension, diabetes and thyroid disorders in ... and a major conference dedicated to these diseases. ... Diabetes Online , Manage Hypertension Online and ... operated by EXCEMED - combine the world,s ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... Redwood Pharma AB has entered into a ... both the US and China , ... hydrogel technology in its lead chronic Dry Eye therapeutic ... technology offers many unique competitive benefits. At lower temperatures, ... low concentrations of polymer the system can be transitioned ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Combating Three Major Chronic Diseases in Central and South-East Asia With Medical Education 2Combating Three Major Chronic Diseases in Latin America With Medical Education 2Redwood Pharma Licenses Novel Hydrogel Drug Delivery Technology From Broda Technologies 2
... a 52-week phase 3,study (LEADTM 3) of Novo ... GLP-1 analog, were published online today in The ... produces statistically,significant and sustained improvements in blood sugar ... compared with glimepiride, a widely used,oral anti-diabetic drug. ...
... Snack-sized quantities of,walnuts slow cancer growth in mice, ... issue of the peer-reviewed journal Nutrition,and Cancer., Researcher ... of Medicine said the study was designed to determine ... walnuts had slower breast cancer,growth than a group eating ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Data from One-Year Liraglutide Phase 3 Study Published Online in The Lancet 2Data from One-Year Liraglutide Phase 3 Study Published Online in The Lancet 3Eating Walnuts Slows Cancer Growth, Laboratory Study Finds 2
(Date:7/3/2015)... , ... July 04, 2015 , ... The Harvest Hope Food Bank will ... Four local AlignLife offices in the area of Greenville SC are making it ... be made by patients only. They are asking for donations from the public as well. ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... ... July 03, 2015 , ... Renowned rhinoplasty surgeon and Symposium Chairman, ... Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium . To be held from March 4th - 6th, the 2016 ... the Westin Galleria Dallas. , Designed to take participants from the basic training and ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... ... July 03, 2015 , ... Talcum powder attorneys representing ... their existing Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Center website. Just as the previous version did, ... news , offering timely lawsuit updates and ovarian cancer warning information. The site is ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... ... July 03, 2015 , ... Every year, One-to-1 Fitness and the Red ... of the Red Deer community with free fitness training and indoor fitness boot camp ... events and entertainment raised thousands of charity dollars and ended with a $10,000 donation ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... July 02, 2015 , ... Following the ... stated the number of obese Americans outnumber merely overweight Americans, Samir Becic emphatically declared ... biggest threats to American society right now," Becic said. "We must understand the magnitude ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Greenville Area AlignLife Offices to do a Thanksgiving in July Food Drive 2Health News:Greenville Area AlignLife Offices to do a Thanksgiving in July Food Drive 3Health News:Dr. Rod J. Rohrich Announces the Dates for 2016 Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium 2Health News:Dr. Rod J. Rohrich Announces the Dates for 2016 Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium 3Health News:Talcum Powder Lawsuit News: Cancer Attorneys Launch Updated Mobile Site 2Health News:Talcum Powder Lawsuit News: Cancer Attorneys Launch Updated Mobile Site 3Health News:Red Deer Fitness Studio Raises $10,000 for Charity Organization with 24-Hour Train-a-Thon 2Health News:Red Deer Fitness Studio Raises $10,000 for Charity Organization with 24-Hour Train-a-Thon 3Health News:Samir Becic's Health Fitness Revolution Declares War Against Obesity in America 2Health News:Samir Becic's Health Fitness Revolution Declares War Against Obesity in America 3Health News:Samir Becic's Health Fitness Revolution Declares War Against Obesity in America 4
... is fast becoming a common reason for male infertility//. ... Group at Queen's University, Belfast, based their study results ... with Diabetes Type 1. In this disorder, which ... hormone insulin needed for various metabolic activities. In such ...
... now infusing roasted sunflower seeds with caffeine and other boosters ... people the extra energy needed to help them stay awake. ... an year, are grown in North Dakota and Kansas and ... Lake where caffeine, taurine, lysine and ginseng are added. ...
... of depression. But its potential to drive teenagers to ... U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has proposed that ... box warning on their products' labeling to include warnings ... young adults ages 18 to 24 during initial treatment, ...
... newborn babies have died in a hospital here in the ... from his post// for not informing the state government about ... of infant deaths at the state-owned Sree Avittam Tirunal (SAT) ... to be infections in the labour room, according to blood ...
... pose a risk of cancer; a Danish study conducted ... ,Danish medical records were analyzed to ... cancer among the utility workers for 23years. This was ... fields and its effects. ,The researchers did ...
... has been associated with altered amounts of slow wave ... impaired sleep regulation. A study published in the issue ... associated with a blunted slow wave activity (SWA) response ... sleep drive. ,The study, authored by Roseanna ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Fertility Rates Felled By Diabetes 2Health News:Caffeinated Sunflower Seeds To Hit The Market 2Health News:FDA Advisory Against Anti-depressants to Be Expanded to Cover Young Adults too 2Health News:FDA Advisory Against Anti-depressants to Be Expanded to Cover Young Adults too 3Health News:Government Expels Superintendent for Not Informing Newborn Deaths 2
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
Medicine Products: