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    Zilver® PTX® Leads to Fewer Complications and Shorter Hospital Stays Than Traditional Bypass Surgery

    The data, which were gathered from a randomized controlled trial, show that treatment with Zilver PTX results in fewer complications and shorter hospital stays for patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD)

    Cook Korea Celebrates 10th Anniversary

    Back in 2000, Cook Korea first opened in the country as a distributor partner, before progressing to direct sales in a gradual transition.

    Cook Medical’s Unique Biodesign® Anal Fistula Plug Se Recommended by NICE

    This is the highest level of recommendation from the NICE committee and means that there is enough evidence for surgeons experienced in managing anal fistulas to consider this procedure as a treatment option.

    Paclitaxel Data Presented at CIRSE Confirms Safety of Zilver® PTX®

    Dr Dake presented new 5-year data on Zilver PTX that Cook Medical gathered from the randomized controlled trial (RCT) performed to obtain FDA approval. Dr Dake was also the global principal investigator for the study.

    Cook Medical Provides Patient-Level Paclitaxel Data From Randomized Control Trial

    4/18/19> Cook Medical provides this data to encourage further collaboration with researchers to benefit patients with peripheral arterial disease.

    COOK Medical Reports First U.S. Patient Treated with the Recently Approved Zenith® Dissection Endovascular System

    3/29/19: The Zenith Dissection Endovascular System provides physicians a less invasive alternative to open surgery for repair of Type B dissections of the descending thoracic aorta. It consists of a proximal stent-graft component and a distal bare stent component.

    Cook Medical Receives U.S. FDA Approval for Aortic Dissection Device

    The Zenith Dissection Endovascular System consists of a proximal stent-graft component and a distal bare stent component, provides physicians a less invasive alternative to open surgery for repair of Type B dissections of the descending thoracic aorta. The device will be available for sale in the U.S. in the coming months.

    Cook Medical receives FDA Approval for First 5 mm Diameter SFA Drug-Eluting Stent

    12/11/18: “We spend a lot of time listening to physicians to understand their clinical needs. Time and time again, they ask for more treatment options for peripheral artery disease,” said Mark Breedlove, vice president of Cook Medical’s Vascular division. “We’re excited to continue to develop the Zilver PTX line to answer those needs and help more patients around the world.”

    Cook Medical Brings Hemospray™ to U.S. Physicians to Treat Gastrointestinal Bleeds

    5/8/18: “We are extremely pleased to receive this approval to market from FDA,” said Barry Slowey, president of Cook Winston-Salem and vice president of Cook Medical’s Endoscopy specialty.

    Cook Medical Wins Quick Judgment in Second IVC Filter Litigation Case, Commits to Continued Fight for Life-Saving Technology

    3/15/18: District Court Judge Richard L. Young entered judgment in favor of Cook Medical in the second bellwether case on IVC filters. This ruling comes just months after Cook Medical won a favorable verdict in the first bellwether IVC filter litigation case with a unanimous decision from the Evansville, Ind. jury.

    Cook Group to Offer Employees WGU Tuition Discount

    Today, Cook Group announced a new partnership with Western Governors University (WGU), a nonprofit online university. All U.S. Cook employees will be eligible for...

    Jennifer Kerr Named to Hoosier Fellows Class of 2017

    COOK MEDICAL announced today that Jennifer Kerr, President of Cook Research, was named to the 2017 class of Hoosier Fellows through the Randall L....

    Cook Medical, Ivy Tech and Zumasys Partner to Create Career-Ready Coursework

      “Cook uses jBASE to manage many aspects of our business, such as inventory management,” said Dave Breedlove, vice president of information technology at Cook...

    Cook Medical’s Flourish™ Receives Authorization for Pediatric Esophageal Atresia

    Flourish™ Pediatric Esophageal Atresia device authorization under the Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE) for the treatment of pediatric esophageal atresia Cook Medical today announced that the...

    Cook Medical Sells Vertebroplasty Product Family to IZI Medical Products

    IZI Medical is the interventional products platform of Shore Capital Partners Cook Medical is pleased to announce the sale of its comprehensive family of vertebroplasty...

    Cook Medical Launches Acrobat® 2 Calibrated Tip Wire Guide

    Barry Slowey, president of Cook Medical’s Endoscopy division stated, "We’re very excited to launch the Acrobat 2 wire guide. We’ve engineered the Acrobat 2...

    Cook Medical Receives Adult Education Award

      “Approximately 5,000 adults in Monroe County alone do not hold a high school diploma, which is a baseline requirement for most jobs today,” said...