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Medtronic Releases Positive Results on Edurant Stent

April 29, 2016

Medtronic has introduced positive results from the ENGAGE global registry study evaluating its Endurant AAA stent graft system.

According to the results, aneurysm-related mortality was 1.6 percent in the ENGAGE registry versus 6.3 percent for open surgery.

A lower rupture rate and decreased secondary intervention rate were also observed, according to Medtronic.

The results were presented at the 2016 Charing Cross Symposium in London. — Anisa Jibrell


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