Stingrayâ„¢ catheter and guidewire for recanalization of coronary chronic total occlusions: A rapid evidence assessment

The review summarizes the current evidence on the safety, efficacy, effectiveness, and potential cost-effectiveness on the use of the BridgePoint Medical System (consisting of the CrossBoss™ catheter, Stingray™ catheter, and Stingray™ guidewire) for the recanalization of refractory coronary chronic total occlusions (CTOs). The report also describes the relevant outcomes for studies of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for coronary CTOs.

Publication Type: Rapid Reviews

Year of Publication: 2013

Topics: Health Economics / Healthcare Costs, Therapy

Authors: Ken Bond, Liz Dennett, Christa Harstall

ISBN (online): 978-1-926929-06-4