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Spectranetics, FDA Discuss Laser Indication Approval After Panel Says No

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

Spectranetics plans to use a 50-patient Belgium study to shore up support for an indication covering its CVX-300 excimer laser catheter system for critical limb ischemia patients with lesions not crossable with a guidewire

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