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A randomized trial demonstrated the superiority of Medtronic’s DTM spinal cord stimulation waveform over conventional spinal cord stimulation for treating back pain.
Results from two trials confirm patients at high risk of bleeding treated with Abbott’s Xience stent can be safely treated with short regimens of dual antiplatelet therapy.
The SCOPE II results could have helped support a PMA for Acurate neo2 in 2021, but the trial missed its primary endpoint, and the REPRISE IV trial of Boston Scientific's Lotus Edge TAVR system has been delayed by COVID-19.
The deal gives Medtronic the exclusive right to acquire Half Moon Medical, a start-up developing a mitral valve repair system to compete with Abbott’s MitraClip.
The SMART trial will compare Medtronic’s Evolut TAVR systems to Edward’s Sapien 3 devices. Evolut EXPAND TAVR I will evaluate Evolut in patients with symptomatic moderate aortic stenosis or asymptomatic severe disease.
The medtech giant offered additional details on its ongoing restructuring plan intended to make the company more competitive.