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Boston Scientific Begins Clinical Trial Enrollment in China for PROMUS Element™ Everolimus-Eluting Stent
Date:1/26/2011

NATICK, Mass., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the beginning of patient enrollment in the PLATINUM China clinical trial, which is designed to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the Company's PROMUS Element™ Everolimus-Eluting Platinum Chromium Coronary Stent compared to the TAXUS® Liberte® Paclitaxel-Eluting Coronary Stent in the treatment of patients with a single de novo atherosclerotic lesion.  PLATINUM China is a prospective, randomized trial that will enroll 500 patients at 15 sites in China.  Clinical data from the trial will be used to support approval of the PROMUS Element Stent by the State Food and Drug Administration of the People's Republic of China.  

The first patient was enrolled in the PLATINUM China trial this week at Shenyang Northern Hospital by Yaling Han, M.D., the Co-Principal Investigator of the trial.  The Principal Investigator is Runlin Gao, M.D., of the Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital in Beijing.  

"I am enthusiastic about the start of enrollment in the PLATINUM China trial and for the potential of this advanced stent platform as a treatment option for my patients with coronary artery disease," said Dr. Gao.  "The new alloy and stent design of the PROMUS Element Stent promise to offer improved deliverability and visibility, even in patients with complex and challenging anatomy."

The PROMUS Element Stent features a novel platinum chromium alloy and innovative stent design, which combine to offer greater radial strength and flexibility while reducing stent recoil.  The stent geometry helps create consistent lesion coverage and drug distribution while improving deliverability, which is enhanced by an advanced catheter delivery system.  The higher density platinum chromium alloy provides superior visibili
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