Carotid Stents and Embolic Protection Systems

Explore Abbott's Portfolio of Carotid Stents and Embolic Protection Systems.

XACT™/X.ACT™ Carotid Stent System

  • Exact placement, strength and performance where it counts
  • Both straight and tapered stent configurations
  • Increased stent coverage at lesion designed to minimize plaque extrusion

RX Acculink™ Carotid Stent System

  • Innovative design for accuracy, flexibility and conformability1
  • Both straight and tapered stent options
  • Rapid exchange delivery system for single operator use and fast exchanges

Emboshield NAV6™ Embolic Protection System (EPS)

  • Centered wire design prevents bias against the vessel wall for effective debris capture
  • The unique BareWire™ technology allows the wire to rotate and advance freely, independently of the filter
  • Navigates skillfully through carotid and lower extremity vasculature

Tests performed by and data on file at Abbott.


  1. van den Berg JC, How Self Expanding Bare-Metal Stent Design Can Affect Procedural Results. Endovascular Today. 2018; volume 6

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