The Absorb bioresorbable vascular scaffold (BVS, Abbott Vascular) has been pulled from widespread use in Europe according to an urgent field safety letter issued to cardiologists by Abbott. Effective May 31, 2017, the stent will only be available for use at select sites participating in a clinical registry that will play a key role in ...
Absorb stent pulled from European market
By Sunalie Silva
7 Apr 2017