Glider PTCA Balloon Catheter

The Glider PTCA Balloon Catheter is a semi-compliant balloon with skived tip and low entry profile. The tip design, coupled with hydrophilic coating and an innovative, torqueable shaft, allows for precise tip orientation for use in crossing complex lesions and stent struts.

  • Low-profile crossability
  • Demonstrated clinical performance in crossing stent struts and bifurcations1
  • Skived tip design, hydrophilic coating, and torqueable shaft allow for precise tip orientation

Deployment and Comparison


  1. Secco, G. G., Rittger, H., Hoffmann, S., Richardt, G., Abdel-Wahab, M., Reinecke, H., ... Mario, C. D. (2016). The Glider Registry: A Prospective Multicenter Registry of a new Ultrashort Dedicated Balloon for Side-Branch Ostial Dilatation. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 89(1). doi:10.1002/ccd.25040.
The Glider PTCA Balloon Dilatation Catheter is indicated for balloon dilatation of the stenotic portion of coronary artery or bypass graft stenosis for the purpose of improving myocardial perfusion.

The Glider PTCA Balloon Dilatation Catheter is contraindicated for unprotected left main coronary artery and coronary artery spasm in the absence of a significant stenosis.

Refer to the Instructions for Use for a complete listing of the indications, contraindications, warnings and precautions.

CAUTION: Federal (USA) law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician. Information in this material is not a substitute for the product Instructions for Use.

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