Published in Heart Disease Weekly, November 7th, 2004
The latest in technology for heart disease, the ChromoFlex is Disa Vascular's latest generation stent platform made from a special cobalt chromium alloy. The stent, which incorporates ultra-thin struts, a very low delivery profile, increased vessel wall support and improved flexibility, provides a competitive treatment alternative to drug-eluting stents.
Coronary stents are tiny metallic tubular mesh-like structures which are used to re-open coronary arteries after they have become obstructed by the build-up of plaque against...
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