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  • v. Present participle of elute.


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  • Many stents used today are drug-eluting, meaning they slowly release drugs that block clots from forming.

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  • Maybe the founders did not anticipate drug-eluting coronary stents, chronic ambulatory peritoneal dialysis, or the costs, co-pays, and deductibles that come along with them.

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  • Whether selling Band-Aids or drug-eluting stents, J


  • He believes the large-capitalization players in the industry (the acquirers) need to acquire growth, given the majority of their revenue and earnings rely on large markets such as ICDs, pacemakers and drug-eluting stents, none of which we believe have good prospects for accelerating/robust growth over the next three to five years.

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  • Before making the purchases, Mr. Hedges said he had attended a dinner with several cardiologists when one asked about Medtronic ' s drug-eluting stent.

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  • In the 2000s, better tests became available to diagnose heart attack, drug-eluting stents were used, and new drug strategies were developed (aspirin, ACE inhibitors, beta-blockers, statins) for long-term management of heart attack and potential heart attack patients.

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  • For all post-PCI patients receiving a drug-eluting stent DES, clopidogrel 75 mg daily should be given for at least 12 months if patients are not at high risk of bleeding.

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  • Those with a drug-coated layer, known as drug-eluting stents, release medicine for about six months to help slow tissue regrowth around the device.

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  • Mr. McCormack said he also likes Boston Scientific Corp., whose market share seems to be stabilizing after declines in the drug-eluting-stent and cardiac-rhythm-management sectors.

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  • Medtronic said it has now resolved or settled substantially all intellectual property litigation affecting the design and delivery systems for its bare metal and drug-eluting stent franchise.

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