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US Device Guide / Interventional Support Wires

Company Name Product Name Type Diameter (inch) Length (cm) Tip Type Coating Type (Hydrophilic or Hydrophobic) Comments
Cook Medical Amplatz Extra Stiff With Apex Curve Fixed core 0.035 260 Double curved (8 mm primary, 2 mm secondary curve) PTFE coating Contains a unique double/spiral curve; intended to facilitate the introduction and placement of interventional devices within the chambers of the heart, including those used within transcatheter aortic valve procedures
Boston Scientific Corporation ChoICE Extra Support Guidewire Unibody stainless steel 0.014 182, 300 Floppy/spring coil Hydrophilic; distal 3-cm spring coils uncoated Extra rail support
Boston Scientific Corporation Forte Extra Support Guidewire Unibody stainless steel 0.014 185, 300 Floppy/spring coil Hydrophobic (silicone) Extra rail support
Asahi Intecc USA, Inc. Grandslam Extra support 0.014 180, 300 Straight, J Hydrophobic
Abbott HT All Star Extra support 0.014 190, 300 Straight, J Hydrophobic
Abbott HT Balance Heavyweight Extra support 0.014 190, 300 Straight, J Hydrophilic
Abbott HT Extra S'Port Extra support 0.014 190, 300 Straight, J Hydrophobic
Abbott HT Iron Man Extra support 0.014 190, 300 Straight, J Hydrophobic
Boston Scientific Corporation Mailman Guidewire Unibody stainless steel 0.014 182, 300 Floppy/spring coil Hydrophilic; distal 3-cm spring coils uncoated Super rail support
Boston Scientific Corporation Platinum Plus Guidewire Unibody stainless steel 0.014, 0.018 180, 300 Intermediate/spring coil Hydrophobic (silicone) Super rail support
Asahi Intecc USA, Inc. Sion Blue ES Composite core, coil 0.014 190, 300 Straight, J Hydrophilic; hydrophobic tip
Cordis, a Cardinal Health company Stabilizer Plus Stainless steel 0.014 180, 300 Supersoft Hydrophobic Core-to-tip support weight wire
Cordis, a Cardinal Health company Stabilizer XS Stainless steel 0.014 180, 300 Supersoft Hydrophobic Core-to-tip extra support weight wire
Medtronic Thunder Stainless steel 0.014 190, 300 Floppy/spring coil Silicone only Super rail support
Medtronic Zinger Support Stainless steel 0.014 180, 300 Floppy/spring coil Both hydrophilic and silicone Extra rail support

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