Navigation Links
Circulation Publishes Pivotal Two-Year Results On XIENCE V(TM) Drug Eluting Stent
Date:1/26/2009

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Data published online today in Circulation from the SPIRIT III U.S. pivotal trial evaluating the XIENCE V(TM) Everolimus Eluting Coronary Stent System demonstrated that Abbott's market-leading XIENCE V outperforms the TAXUS(R) Express2(TM) Paclitaxel-Eluting Coronary Stent System (TAXUS) in reducing major adverse cardiac events (MACE) at two years. In the SPIRIT III trial of 1,002 patients, XIENCE V demonstrated a 45 percent reduction in the risk of MACE, and a 40 percent reduction in the risk of cardiac death or heart attack (myocardial infarction, or MI) at two years in patients treated with XIENCE V compared to those treated with TAXUS. Additionally, at two years the study demonstrated a 32 percent reduction in the risk of target vessel failure (TVF, cardiac events related to the treated vessel) for XIENCE V compared to TAXUS. These published results were first presented in May 2008 at the EuroPCR Congress in Barcelona.

"As published in Circulation, the SPIRIT III study results demonstrate that the clinical benefits of XIENCE V continue to improve between one and two years of follow-up after stent implantation compared to TAXUS," said Gregg W. Stone, M.D., Columbia University Medical Center; chairman, Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York; and principal investigator of the SPIRIT III trial. "These data reinforce our earlier findings demonstrating the excellent angiographic and clinical results with the XIENCE V stent, resulting in fewer heart attacks and repeat reinterventions."

The SPIRIT III trial demonstrated the following key results for XIENCE V at two years:

-- A 45 percent reduction in the risk of MACE compared to TAXUS (7.3 percent for XIENCE V vs. 12.8 percent for TAXUS, p-value=0.004)*. MACE is an important composite clinical measure of safety and effic
'/>"/>

SOURCE Abbott
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine technology :

1. Circulation Publishes Data Showing KYNAPID(TM) (Vernakalant Hydrochloride) Injection Rapidly Converted Short-Duration Atrial Fibrillation to Sinus Rhythm
2. Regado Biosciences Announces Publication in Circulation of Clinical Trial Results of REG1 Anticoagulation System
3. Thomson Scientific Publishes The Ones to Watch - A Quarterly Review of Phase Changes in the Pharmaceutical Pipeline
4. The Lancet Publishes Major Phase 3 Study on Novel Oral Direct Thrombin Inhibitor
5. The New England Journal of Medicine Publishes First Clinical Results for MedImmunes Chitinase-like Protein YKL-40 in Patients With Asthma
6. Biological Psychiatry Publishes Study Showing VYVANSE Demonstrated Significant Efficacy for Treatment of ADHD for up to 12 Hours After Administration
7. Franklin & Seidelmann Publishes Complex Podiatry MRI Study
8. ImQuest Publishes Results of Important Structure Activity Relationship Program on Dual Acting Pyrimidinediones
9. Video: The Journal, Human Genetics, Publishes Results Supporting Interleukin Genetics Heart Health Test
10. Jennerex Publishes Promising Results from Cancer Clinical Trial of JX-594 in Lancet Oncology
11. New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results From a RELISTOR Phase 3 Clinical Study
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/20/2014)... Research and Markets  has announced the addition of the ... Global Market Report of Pralmorelin (CAS 158861-67-7) ... ( Europe , Asia , ... etc.). It captures Pralmorelin market trends, pays close ... primary areas; manufacture methods & technology development, market situation & ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Reportlinker.com announces that a new market ... Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry ... This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Coatings ... following Product Segments: Active Coatings, Protective Coatings, Optical ... comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... SALT LAKE CITY , Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... their revolutionary mobile diagnostic platform during a special event ... City, Utah , on September 5, 2014. The ... be LiveStreamed on the ApolloDx website, www.apollodx.com .  ... will transform diagnostic testing," said Jared Bauer , ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Market Report of Pralmorelin 2Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 2Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 3Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 4Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 5Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 6Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 7Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 8Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 9Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 10Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 11Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 12Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 13Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 14Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 15Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 16Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 17Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 18Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 19Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 20Global Coatings for Medical Devices Industry 21
... among most serious injuries to childrenLAS VEGAS, Feb. 25 ... joint infections, a hip problem known as slipped epiphysis, ... problems and other complications if children are not treated ... released today at the 2009 Annual Meeting of the ...
... Cincinnati Children,s Hospital Medical Center has received a ... Foundation to help prevent flu in pregnant women and ... Most childhood deaths occur in the first hours and ... infections. In developing countries, where many births happen ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Children and Orthopaedic Surgical Emergencies 2Children and Orthopaedic Surgical Emergencies 3Children's Hospital Receives $6.7 Million Grant From Gates Foundation to Study Influenza Vaccine in Pregnant Women in Asia 2
(Date:8/20/2014)... New York, NY (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 ... filed on behalf of women who were allegedly ... to move forward in New Jersey’s Bergen County Superior ... Management Order issued on August 15, 2014, the Court ... custodial files for Mirena lawsuits that are part of ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Aug. ... colds, flu and other minor infections might trigger a strong ... a new study suggests. Just five out of 100,000 ... said Dr. Heather Fullerton, lead author of the study and ... California, San Francisco Benioff Children,s Hospital. "It seems infections play ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter ... may help older women avoid a condition that causes a ... postmenopausal women had a 10 percent lower risk of developing ... report in the Aug. 20 issue of the Journal ... this protection against the heart rhythm disorder even if they ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Aug. 20, ... long been an option, but a new study shows that ... most common reasons women didn,t undergo reconstruction was that they ... or they were focused on their cancer treatment," said lead ... Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, in New York City. Also ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... 2014 Park Cities Pet Sitter , ... 4 Pets supply donation drive that benefits the animal shelter ... campaign that coincides with the Humane Society of the United ... through 8th, 2014. , As part of their participation, Park ... monetary donations for the Presents 4 Pets drive from their ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Mirena Lawsuit News: Case Management Order Issued in New Jersey Mirena Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Mirena Lawsuit News: Case Management Order Issued in New Jersey Mirena Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Mirena Lawsuit News: Case Management Order Issued in New Jersey Mirena Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Study Ties Colds, Flu to Rare Risk of Stroke in Kids 2Health News:Study Ties Colds, Flu to Rare Risk of Stroke in Kids 3Health News:Exercise May Guard Against Irregular Heartbeat in Older Women 2Health News:Exercise May Guard Against Irregular Heartbeat in Older Women 3Health News:Many Women Who Have Mastectomy Don't Get Breast Reconstruction: Study 2Health News:Many Women Who Have Mastectomy Don't Get Breast Reconstruction: Study 3Health News:Dallas-based Park Cities Pet Sitter Announces Participation in the 2014 National Association of Professional Pet Sitters “Presents 4 Pets” Program 2Health News:Dallas-based Park Cities Pet Sitter Announces Participation in the 2014 National Association of Professional Pet Sitters “Presents 4 Pets” Program 3Health News:Dallas-based Park Cities Pet Sitter Announces Participation in the 2014 National Association of Professional Pet Sitters “Presents 4 Pets” Program 4
... , , NEW YORK , Aug. ... of Conquer Your Food Addiction (Free Press) will ... ), an online video segment series, on Tuesday, August 4th at ... her own battle with food addiction and weight loss. , , ...
... CARROLLTON, Ga., Aug. 3 , , Physician Quality Reporting ... voluntary program that provides financial incentives to care providers who successfully report on a specified ... Physician Fee Schedule , , , , ... Services (CMS) , , , , ...
... PA, 3 August 2009 A new class of antibody ... of eye diseases in children, but specialists need to be ... an editorial in the August Journal of AAPOS ... Dr. Robert L. Avery of Santa Barbara, Calif., discusses ...
... are often not capable of changing their behavior. ... MRI technology, scientists at Heidelberg University Hospital have ... metabolism that explain this disturbed eating behavior. ... and General Internal Medicine at Heidelberg University Hospital ...
... , , , ... Samplify Systems, Inc., a next generation mixed-signal semiconductor company, today ... algorithm for implementation on popular FPGA platforms and its award ... help solve transmission issues faced by high-data bandwidth signal processing ...
... SAO PAULO, Aug. 3 Medial Saude S/A,(BOVESPA: MEDI3) (MEDIAL SAUDE) announces the following webcast: ... Call, When: Friday, August 14, 2009 at 12:00 ... Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the ... address above., Conference call dial-in phone numbers:, Toll-free ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:The Caryl Ehrlich Program Discusses Food Addiction on HealthyPlace.com 2Health News:Greenway Medical Technologies' EHR Solution, PrimeSuite, Enables Eligible Professionals to Participate in PQRI Through Integration With Outcome Sciences, a 2009 CMS Qualified PQRI Registry 2Health News:Greenway Medical Technologies' EHR Solution, PrimeSuite, Enables Eligible Professionals to Participate in PQRI Through Integration With Outcome Sciences, a 2009 CMS Qualified PQRI Registry 3Health News:Greenway Medical Technologies' EHR Solution, PrimeSuite, Enables Eligible Professionals to Participate in PQRI Through Integration With Outcome Sciences, a 2009 CMS Qualified PQRI Registry 4Health News:Anti-growth factor drugs raise hope and concern for treatment of children's eye diseases 2Health News:Why anorexic patients cling to their eating disorder 2Health News:Samplify Systems Announces Next Generation Signal-Compression Technology, Prism 3.0 2Health News:Samplify Systems Announces Next Generation Signal-Compression Technology, Prism 3.0 3
Binkhorst, length 35 mm....
Army navy retractor set....
Rigid neck rake retractor, 3 sharp prong....
Rees bayonet forceps, standard, 5-1/2", TC....
Medicine Products: