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Cardiology Management

FDA Approves First Absorbable Cardiac Stent

2016 05 Jul

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the  Absorb  GT1 Bioresorbable Vascular System (Abbott Vascular), with the first absorbable stent for coronary artery disease. Nine members of the Circulatory System Devices panel vs 1 voted that it was safe, and 9 to 1 voted that it had an acceptable risk/benefit profile. In addition, all 10... Read more