Study Initiates with Registration on ClinicalTrials.gov
Consistent with the Company’s strategic initiative to drive more procedural growth into the office site of care, the EXPAND trial will focus on the clinical benefits of the PROPEL Contour implant in reducing inflammation and maintaining patency following sinus surgery when used in combination with balloon sinus dilation in patients suffering from CRS. There are approximately 150,000 balloon sinus dilation procedures performed annually in
“In our PROPEL Contour PROGRESS trial we observed a cohort of patients that received balloon dilation and PROPEL Contour resulting in a larger frontal sinus ostia opening versus the control group without PROPEL at day 30,” states
The PROPEL Contour Steroid Releasing Sinus Implant
The PROPEL Contour sinus implant is intended to maintain patency of the frontal and maxillary sinus ostia and locally deliver steroid to the sinus mucosa in patients ≥18 years of age following sinus surgery. Contraindications include patients with confirmed hypersensitivity or intolerance to mometasone furoate (MF) or hypersensitivity to bioabsorbable polymers. Safety and effectiveness of the implant in pregnant or nursing females have not been studied. Risks may include, but are not limited to, pain/pressure, displacement of the implant, possible side effects of intranasal MF, sinusitis, epistaxis, and infection. For full prescribing information see IFU at www.IntersectENT.com/technologies/. Rx only.
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