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Boston Announces Canadian Approval, Launch Of PROMUS Element Plus Stent System

Boston Scientific Corp. (BSX) announced Health Canada approval and market launch of the PROMUS Element Plus Everolimus-Eluting Platinum Chromium Coronary Stent System in Canada.

According to the company, the new stent system incorporates the platinum chromium alloy and innovative stent design of the PROMUS Element Stent with an enhanced catheter delivery system engineered for improved performance in treating patients with coronary artery disease. The company noted that it plans to begin marketing the product immediately in Canada.

by RTT Staff Writer

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