GORE® TAG® Conformable Thoracic Stent Graft with ACTIVE CONTROL System
Building on 25 years of TEVAR experience we’ve combined a proven stent graft with controlled, staged deployment, uniquely designed for trusted conformability and anatomical adaptability.
“Gore has a long history with TEVAR. We look back on 25 years and think of all the milestones. There's been an enduring benefit to patients over a long period of time.”
- Michael D. Dake, M.D.*
“They were the first ones to come out with a TEVAR device, and a branch arch device, and a dissection indication. They have a whole series of firsts for us and our patients.”
- Joseph E. Bavaria, M.D.*
“Gore really helped pioneer these devices and advance the technology and make it applicable to everyday treatment of these patients.”
- Darren B. Schneider, M.D.*
“The first time I used the [GORE® TAG® Thoracic Endoprosthesis ] I was a resident. Fast forward 20 years, what we are doing now, we couldn't even think about it.”
- Gustavo Oderich, M.D.*
* Paid consultant for Gore.
INDICATIONS FOR USE IN THE U.S.: The GORE® TAG® Conformable Thoracic Stent Graft is intended for endovascular repair of all lesions of the descending thoracic aorta, including: isolated lesions in patients who have appropriate anatomy, including: adequate iliac/femoral access, aortic inner diameter in the range of 16-42 mm, ≥ 20 mm non-aneurysmal aorta proximal and distal to the lesion; Type B dissections in patients who have appropriate anatomy, including: adequate iliac/femoral access, ≥ 20 mm landing zone proximal to the primary entry tear; proximal extent of the landing zone must not be dissected, diameter at proximal extent of proximal landing zone in the range of 16-42 mm.
CONTRAINDICATIONS: Patients with known sensitivities or allergies to the device materials; patients who have a condition that threatens to infect the graft. Refer to Instructions for Use at eifu.goremedical.com for a complete description of all applicable indications, warnings, precautions and contraindications for the markets where this product is available. RXOnly