Abluminus DES+, designed to treat diabetic patients

This video is offered by Concept Medical/Envision


Treating diabetics is a challenge, with more aggressive lesions and an increased likelihood of restenosis. New and effective tools are needed and A. Colombo introduces a novel sirolimus-eluting device with a unique design combining the advantages of a drug-eluting balloon and stent and where the drug is positioned abluminally towards the wall and not the lumen. Is delivering the drug in a more homogeneous fashion useful for diabetics who have higher late loss after stent placement and more intimal hyperplasia?  Learn what we now know and what trials and studies are being planned for this exciting innovation…