The Cardima Surgical Ablation System can be used in open-chest
surgery in conjunction with other procedures, or as a thoracoscopic stand-alone, closed-chest procedure.
Many of those who make it to the hospital die because the standard treatment -- open-chest
surgery -- is too risky when compounded by their other serious injuries.
Cardima's products include the Surgical Ablation System for open-chest
surgery and the REVELATION[R] T-Flex electrophysiology (EP) system as a minimally invasive approach.
The company's technologies are used by hundreds of cardiac surgeons to perform a wide range of less invasive open-chest
and minimally invasive heart operations, including a full range of stopped-heart and beating-heart procedures.
The Company has developed the world's first next-generation dedicated stent for treatment of blocked coronary artery bifurcations that is designed so that hundreds of thousands of patients might avoid open-chest
It also includes the reusable OPTrac(TM) Retractor, which can be used in other open-chest
Stentys is developing the world's first next-generation drug-eluting stent for treatment of blocked coronary artery bifurcations so that hundreds of thousands of patients might avoid open-chest
03%) of respondents ages 25 to 54 believe that the procedure to implant a pacemaker involves open-chest
Convalescence from traditional open-chest
surgery runs from three to six months.
Annuloplasty Ring can be used in conventional open-chest