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Variation braiding technology by the example of novel stent structures

 
: Becker, M.; Ficker, F.; Miksch, R.

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Vlákna a textil = Fibres and textiles 26 (2019), Nr.1, S.11-13
ISSN: 1335-0617
International Conference "Structure and Structural Mechanics of Textiles" (STRUTEX) <22, 2018, Liberec/Czech Republic>
Englisch
Zeitschriftenaufsatz, Konferenzbeitrag, Elektronische Publikation
Fraunhofer ISC ()

Abstract
Coronary stents are commercially available in many different types and are already successfully used. In case of a stenosis in a bifurcated coronary region, the otherwise usually uncomplicated and safe treatment still causes some problems [1]. In the introduced research project different tubular and bifurcated stent structures have been implemented, using a variation braiding machine, which enables the fully automatic production of complex, if required bifurcated braided structures. Additionally an implanting concept for bifurcated areas has been devised to enable a safe and quick interventional therapy.

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