Boston Sci introduces Charger catheter

Boston Scientific ($BSX) has launched its Charger PTA balloon catheter for a range of peripheral angioplasty procedures. Charger is the company's third new peripheral balloon catheter introduced in this year. "The Charger PTA Balloon Catheter is designed to deliver results in both routine and challenging cases," said Jeff Mirviss, president of the company's peripheral interventions division. "With a low profile and tapered tip, it is engineered to provide excellent push without sacrificing track. The Charger PTA Balloon Catheter complements our growing portfolio of interventional devices for peripheral vasculature procedures." Boston Scientific release