Magellan Monthly


Magellan™ Robotic System


April 2015     I    Issue 16

CE Mark for Magellan 10Fr Robotic Catheter


The Magellan™ 10Fr Robotic Catheter has received CE Marking for use in peripheral vascular procedures. The 10Fr catheter has the largest inner lumen (7Fr) in the Magellan catheter family, and enables precise delivery of therapeutic devices through a stable, robotic catheter platform in a broader range of Vascular procedures. View the official press release  for more info.



Hansen Medical will be in booth # 221 at CX2015 in London, April 28 - May 1. Click to schedule a test drive with the 6Fr, 9Fr, or the new 10Fr Magellan Robotic Catheters. Thirteen different presentations will discuss Intravascular Robotics, including featured talks in the Main Programme, CX Imaging Day Parallel Session, and an educational speaker series in the Hansen booth. The full schedule of robotic talks can be found here.

Webinar: Reshaping Interventional Radiology

Hansen Medical hosted a Live, Interactive Webinar in March called Intravascular Robotics: Reshaping Interventional Radiology. Three speakers (Barry Katzen, MD; Keith Sterling, MD; and Sandeep Bagla, MD) reviewed experiences with robot-assisted endovascular procedures, and discussed benefits, learning curve, and current and future impact on IR's and other specialists performing endovascular procedures.




Radiation Protection in Interventional Procedures

Sandeep Rao, MD, Interventional Radiologist at Sierra Providence Health Network in El Paso, Texas presented data at the 2015 Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) meeting showing 95% reduction to the operator in radiation during robot-assisted Transarterial Chemoembolization (TACE) procedures. with the Magellan™ Robotic System. Read more on the Hansen blog.