1. vProtect(TM) Luminal Shield Stabilizes Vulnerable Plaque

    Six-Month Follow-Up Shows Reduced Stenosis, Healthy Endothelial Regrowth in Vessel Treated Proactively for Vulnerable Plaque DOYLESTOWN, Pa., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Six months after placement of a vProtect(TM) Luminal Shield to treat a "vulnerable" plaque, a follow-up exam revealed reduced plaque burden and reduced stenosis in the target vessel. The exam was part of the SECRITT I trial, a randomized study designed to evaluate the vProtect(
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    1. These results are comparable to what is seen with drug eluting stents in terms of thickness--we did not see a significant hyperplastic injury response.
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