Experience optimised intervention
When you implant our Thoraflex Hybrid device, you are choosing an intuitive solution for your frozen elephant trunk technique.
Increased range of treatment options for your thoracic procedures*
*Distal extension with Relay®NBS Plus Thoracic Stent-Graft or Relay®Pro Thoracic Stent-Graft (NBS configuration); device availability subject to local regulatory approval.
Your solution for complex aortic arch repair
Deliver proven outcomes when treating your patient’s complex aortic arch pathology, utilising our innovative Hybrid Solutions.
Thoraflex Hybrid used for the Frozen Elephant Trunk technique
Allows earlier patient re-warming, reduces myocardial ischaemia, lower-body ischaemia and operating times.1, 2, 3
Choice of Plexus and Ante- flo™ designs
For individual arch vessel reconstruction or the Island Technique.
Gelweave™ Siena collar
Allows easier and safer anastomosis of the prosthesis to the aorta, reducing the haemodynamic traction on the anastomosis.2
Simplify secondary procedures if needed.2
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Di Bartolomeo R et al. (2014). The Bologna experience with the Thoraflex hybrid frozen elephant trunk device. Future Cardiol. 21(3):117-23. doi: 10.2217/fca.14.56.
Ruggieri VG et al. (2015). Multibranched hybrid device for frozen elephant trunk: what does it change? The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 150(1):253-255. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.03.018
Maselli D et al. (2016). Frozen elephant trunk with Thoraflex™ Hybrid prosthesis: early results of the prospective THORA-FET registry. AATS Aortic Symposium, USA.
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