Navigation Links
Positive Five-Year Safety Data for TAXUS(R) Stent Reported in Boston Scientific Trial
Date:10/22/2007

TAXUS IV study demonstrates long-term safety and efficacy of TAXUS drug-

eluting stent compared to bare-metal stent

NATICK, Mass., and WASHINGTON, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced five-year and final follow- up data from its TAXUS IV clinical trial. The benefits previously reported at years one through four -- in patients who received a TAXUS(R) Express(TM) Paclitaxel-Eluting Coronary Stent compared to patients who received a bare- metal stent (BMS) -- were maintained at five years. Stephen G. Ellis, M.D., the trial's Co-Principal Investigator and Director of the Cleveland Clinic's Sones Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, presented the TAXUS IV five-year results at the annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) symposium in Washington, D.C.

"The five-year TAXUS IV follow-up study of the TAXUS Express Stent clearly demonstrates long-term safety, with similar rates of death, myocardial infarction, and stent thrombosis across a broad cross section of patients and lesions and with no new cases of stent thrombosis between years four and five," said Gregg W. Stone, M.D., of Columbia University Medical Center and the Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, the Principal Investigator for the TAXUS IV clinical trial. "The TAXUS IV data combined with the TAXUS II results presented in September clearly add to the growing body of evidence reinforcing the long-term safety of TAXUS paclitaxel-eluting stents."

The results of TAXUS IV reaffirm the long-term safety of the TAXUS Stent as demonstrated by an excellent five-year safety profile. Rates of all death (10.0% vs. 11.2%, p=0.49), cardiac death (4.4% vs. 4.5%, p=0.85
'/>"/>

SOURCE Boston Scientific Corporation
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Neose Announces Presentation of Positive Preclinical Data on GlycoPEGylated Factor VIIa at the XXI Congress of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis
2. Positive Aggrastat Results Featured in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology
3. Portola Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Data from a Phase II Study of its Factor Xa Inhibitor at the XXI Congress of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis
4. Protox Announces Positive Clinical Data from Prostate Cancer Study
5. AM-Pharma Announces Positive Results of Phase IIa Clinical Trial with Alkaline Phosphatase For Ulcerative Colitis
6. Cougar Biotechnology Announces Presentation of Positive CB7630 Clinical Data at ESMO Conference
7. TransPharma Medical Announces Positive Results of Phase I Clinical Trials for Transdermal Delivery of hPTH (1-34) for Osteoporosis Treatment
8. Positive ZIO-201 Interim Phase II Sarcoma Data Presented at European Society for Medical Oncology
9. Cosmo Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Preliminary Phase II/III Data with Rifamycin MMX in Infectious Diarrhea
10. Portola Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Phase II EXPERT Results and Additional Oral and Poster Presentations at the XXI Congress of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH)
11. Chi-Med Announces Positive Phase II Proof-of-Concept Data for HMPL-004 in Ulcerative Colitis
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/6/2015)... May 6, 2015  Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.: , ... (NASDAQ GM: AERI )? , Did you purchase your ... , Did you lose money in your investment in Aerie Pharmaceuticals, ... Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. , including former ... that a complaint has been filed in the United States District ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... 05, 2015 Research and Markets ... the "Chromatography (Instruments and Reagents) Global Market ... offering. Chromatography is an analytical technique, ... of a complex mixture by differential movement through ... scientists have considered chromatography as an esoteric art, ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... May 6, 2015   CEFALY Technology , the ... device specifically authorized for use prior to the onset ... in migraine treatment at the EUROHEADPAIN - Midterm Meeting ... Valencia, Spain , from May 14-17, 2015. ... of EUROHEADPAIN, a major European research project focused on ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces A Securities Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 2SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces A Securities Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 3Global Chromatography (Instruments and Reagents) Market 2015 - Forecasts to 2019 2CEFALY to Present Breakthrough Data in Migraine Treatment at International Headache Society Congress 2
... 2010 Reportlinker.com announces that a new market ... Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p0332354/Prostate-Cancer---Spain-Drug-Forecasts-and-Treatment-Analysis-to-2020.html Prostate Cancer ... 2020 SummaryGlobalData,s pharmaceutical report, "Prostate ...
... Dec. 8, 2010 Reportlinker.com announces that a new ... Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and ... Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts ... GlobalData,s pharmaceutical report, "Prostate Cancer - ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 2Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 3Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 4Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 5Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 6Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 7Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 8Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 9Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 10Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 11Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 12Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 13Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Spain Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 14Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 2Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 3Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 4Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 5Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 6Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 7Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 8Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 9Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 10Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 11Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 12Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 13Reportlinker Adds Prostate Cancer - Japan Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 14
(Date:5/6/2015)... Imprivata ® (NYSE: IMPR), the healthcare ... will lead a discussion about the Internet of Things ... authentication challenges, during Citrix Synergy (May 12-14, ... the benefits of creating a network of IP-connected computers, ... can share information. It will also emphasize the importance ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) May 06, 2015 ... Ace Care, has recently announced that they will now ... replacement, for strata complexes in addition to commercial and ... large scale and require a lot of technical knowledge ... “When we do an installation we will take away ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... Jacksonville, Fla. (PRWEB) May 06, 2015 ... Orthopaedic Institute are the first in north Florida ... This technology is the latest innovation in total ... a highly advanced, surgeon-controlled robotic arm that enables ... Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville has offered MAKOplasty® partial ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... Colorado (PRWEB) May 06, 2015 Is ... success? , Next month the Centennial State will mark ... recreational cannabis sales to adults. And while Colorado’s legal ... growth during that time, it’s also facing some new ... state are currently facing shortages, especially in the wake ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... BC (PRWEB) May 06, 2015 ... has recently shared their new blog containing the ... provided by the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology ... for physical activity, health and fitness research and ... activity and exercise are highly beneficial and a ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Imprivata to Lead Discussion about Patient and Provider Authentication Challenges and the Internet of Things in Healthcare during Citrix Synergy 2Health News:Pro Ace Care Now Does Air Conditioning Installation for Strata Complexes 2Health News:Baptist Health and Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute Offering MAKOplasty® Total Hip Replacement 2Health News:Baptist Health and Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute Offering MAKOplasty® Total Hip Replacement 3Health News:Baptist Health and Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute Offering MAKOplasty® Total Hip Replacement 4Health News:As Colorado Faces Regional Shortages, Cannabis CEO Says Marijuana Will Eventually Be Traded like Any Other Commodity 2Health News:As Colorado Faces Regional Shortages, Cannabis CEO Says Marijuana Will Eventually Be Traded like Any Other Commodity 3Health News:Vancouver Chiropractor Shares Canadian Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior Guidelines by CSEP in New Blog 2
... from stress or emotional instability during childhood or at ... (CFS), a severe health disorder, according to recent studies. ... a person to become so lethargic that he or ... to diagnose. It affects between 400,000 and 900,000 American ...
... than what meets the eye, thought to be ignited by the ... behavior, akin to a dormant volcano waiting to erupt. , ... with a view to gauging the degree of violent behavior has ... lined to the use of weapons rather than just violent behavior. ...
... the practice of using duct tape a strong wide adhesive ... up on skin of hands or feet in schoolchildren. ... the popularly attested belief that duct tape is helpful in ... Contrary to popular belief the duct tape only works slightly ...
... meeting on breathing disorders in Paris discussed the ongoing research ... need to revamp the more than a century old test ... which the strains of TB have become resistant. ... the 37th world congress of the Union for breathing health ...
... in the number of tuberculosis cases in Britain, mainly ... figures reveal. ,The largest increase was among ... in 2004 to 5,310 in 2005, figures from the ... the Respiratory Diseases Department at the Agency, said: "The ...
... people with symptoms similar to the mosquito-borne dengue fever are ... Monday. // ,The number of patients with dengue-like ... been declared positive for the virus across the country., ... in Pakistan - 32 in Sindh province alone. The other ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:TB Cases On The Rise Among British Asians 2
Straight shafts with 1 x 2 teeth. Flat handle with haoles and polished finish. Delicate teeth. Most popular size or model....
Atraumatic forceps with fine 1 mm ring tips provide firm grasp without the damage caused by tooth or serrated forceps. Wide serrated handle. Polished finish....
Titanium. 0.12 mm 1 x 2 teeth with 7 mm platform. Flat serrated handle with dull finish....
Straight, heavy shafts with 0.12 mm teeth and 5.5 mm tying platform. Wide serrated handle with polished finish....
Medicine Products: