NEJM study demonstrates carotid stenting with embolic protection is comparable to surgery
... bloodstream during this process, SAPPHIRE researchers used an emboli-protection device to catch these small particles. The PRECISE Stent and angioguard
Guidewire are approved to treat carotid artery disease in patients at high risk for adverse events from carotid endarterectomy (CEA) -- a surgical tre...
Indo-American Doctor Fired By Cleveland Clinic
...ve from Cordis/Johnson & Johnson (J&J) on sales of angioguard
Yadav had originally invented the d...and owned shares in the company that developed it, angioguard
Inc, which was sold to J&J in 1999 for approximate... as several other studies examining the use of the angioguard
As noted by the Plain Dealer, "Yadav...
ANGIOGUARD Capture Guidewire
Description:... The Cordis angioguard
Capture Guidewire is the first embolic protection device shown in clinical testing to achieve a relative stroke reduction of 70% during carotid stenti...