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EUROPEAN Device Guide / Guiding Catheters

Company Name Product Name Type (Braided/Nonbraided) Size (F) Length (cm) ID (inch) Radiopaque Tip (Yes/No) Hydrophilic Coating
Oscor Inc. Adelante Breezeway Guiding Sheath With Hemostatic Valve Braided 6, 7, 8, 10 45, 55, 61, 79 0.035 (maximum guidewire) Yes Yes
Cordis, a Cardinal Health company Adroit Guiding Catheter Hybrid braiding 5–6 90, 100 0.072 Yes 100% PTFE liner (available in radial-specific shapes)
Alvimedica Alviguide Blue+ Stainless steel flat wire 5, 6, 7, 8 100 0.056, 0.070, 0.078, 0.090 Yes No
Asahi Intecc Co Ltd. Asahi Hyperion Henka-braid 6, 7, 8 90, 100 0.071, 0.081, 0.090 Yes Nonhydrophilic
Terumo Europe Climber Coronary Guiding Catheter Ultra-thin 2 X 2 flat wire braiding 5, 6, 7, 8 100 0.058 (5 F), 0.071 (6 F), 0.082 (7 F), 0.091 (8 F) Yes Only midshaft is hydrophilic coated; distal and proximal parts are not coated
Merit Medical Systems, Inc. ConcierGE Braided 5, 6, 7, 8 100 0.057, 0.070, 0.078, 0.088 (with PTFE coating) Yes Nonhydrophilic
Boston Scientific Corporation Convey Braided 5, 6, 7, 8 100 0.058, 0.071, 0.082, 0.091 Yes Yes
Oscor Inc. Destino Bi-Directional Steerable Guiding Sheath With Hemostatic Valve Braided 8.5, 10, 12 61, 67, 71 0.038 (maximum guidewire) Yes Yes
Terumo Europe Heartrail II Coronary Guiding Catheter Flat stainless steel braiding 5, 6, 7 100, 120 0.059 (5 F), 0.071 (6 F), 0.081 (7 F) Yes No
Medtronic Launcher Braided 5, 6, 7, 8 47–110 0.058, 0.071, 0.081, 0.090 Yes Yes
Cordis, a Cardinal Health company Long Vista Brite Tip Guiding Catheters Braided 5–9 90, 98, 100 0.056, 0.070, 0.078, 0.088, 0.098 Yes Nylon coated
Boston Scientific Corporation Mach 1 Braided 6, 7, 8 100 0.070, 0.081, 0.091 Yes Yes
BioCardia, Inc. Morph Deflectable Tip Guide Catheter Braided 8 110 0.068 Yes Nonhydrophilic
Boston Scientific Corporation RunWay Braided 6 100 0.070 Yes Yes
B. Braun Melsungen AG Serpia Braided 5, 6, 7 100 0.058, 0.071, 0.082 Yes Yes
Asahi Intecc Co Ltd. Sheathless Eaucath Braided 6.5, 7.5, 8.5 100 0.070, 0.081, 0.090 Yes Yes
Medtronic Sherpa Braided 5, 6, 7, 8 55–100 0.058, 0.070, 0.080, 0.088 Yes Yes
Cordis, a Cardinal Health company Vista Brite Tip Guiding Catheters Braided 6, 7, 8, 9 90, 100, 125 0.056, 0.070, 0.078, 0.088, 0.098 Yes 100% PTFE liner (available in radial-specific shapes)
Medtronic Z2 Braided 5, 6, 7, 8 55–100 0.058, 0.070, 0.081, 0.091 Yes Yes
Medtronic Zuma Braided 6, 7, 8, 9 90–100 0.068, 0.081, 0.091, 0.103 Yes Yes

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