In case you aren’t paying attention, novel medical devices are changing the world. Some recent clinical trial headlines:
Ardian’s Renal Denervation System Demonstrates Sustained Blood Pressure Reduction at 30 Month Follow Up
Asthmatx Bronchial Thermoplasty Provides Long Term Asthma Control Out to 5 Year Follow Up
Percutaneous Valve Technologies’ and CoreValve’s Real World Registry Data Show That Transcatheter Valves Dramatically Improve New York Heart Association class III/IV symptoms and Angina
Barrx’s Endoscopic Ablation Therapy Eliminates Precancerous Esophageal Tissue and Significantly Reduces Disease Progression In Patients with Low Grade Dysplasia
EndoGastric Solutions’ Incisionless Endoscopic Procedure Significantly More Effective at Eliminating Chronic GERD Symptoms than Maximum PPI Dose, New Data Show
CV Ingenuity’s drug-eluting balloon demonstrates good 12 month efficacy in peripheral arterial disease.
Making a real and lasting impact – that’s what medical device startups are all about.
That’s why I do what I do.
- Physician entrepreneurs are key contributors to new medical devices (eurekalert.org)