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Medtronic Endovascular Identifier:
First received: July 21, 2011
Last updated: March 14, 2017
Last verified: March 2017
The DURABILITY Iliac study is a prospective, multi-center, non-randomized study confirming the safety and effectiveness of stenting using the Protégé® EverFlex™ and Protégé® GPS™ Self-Expanding Stent Systems for the treatment of atherosclerotic lesions in the common and/or external iliac arteries.

Condition Intervention Phase
Peripheral Arterial Disease Claudication Device: Protégé® EverFlex™ Self-Expanding Stent System, and Protégé® GPS™ Self-Expanding Stent System. Phase 2 Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Protege® EverFlex™ and GPS™ Self-Expanding Iliac Study (DURABILITY™ Iliac)

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Further study details as provided by Medtronic Endovascular:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Major Adverse Event Rate [ Time Frame: 9 months ]

Enrollment: 75
Study Start Date: July 2011
Study Completion Date: January 2016
Primary Completion Date: November 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Protégé™ EverFlex™ and GPS™ Self-Expanding Stent Systems
The objective of the study is to confirm the safety and effectiveness of the Protégé EverFlex and Protégé GPS Self-Expanding Stent Systems in the treatment of stenotic, restenotic or occluded lesions in the common and external iliac artery.
Device: Protégé® EverFlex™ Self-Expanding Stent System, and Protégé® GPS™ Self-Expanding Stent System.
Implantation of one or more study devices in the common and/or external iliac artery.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient has claudication as defined by a Rutherford Clinical Category Score of 2, 3 or 4.
  • Evidence of ≥ 50% stenosis, restenosis or occlusion of target lesion(s) located in the common iliac artery and/or external iliac artery.
  • Willing to comply with all follow-up evaluations at the specified times.
  • Provides written informed consent prior to enrollment in the study.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous implantation of stent(s) in the target vessel.
  • Received endovascular treatment of the target lesion within six months prior to the index procedure.
  • Known hypersensitivity to contrast material that cannot be adequately pretreated.
  • Known hypersensitivity to nickel-titanium.
  • Life expectancy of less than 12 months
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01400919

United States, New York
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, New York, United States, 10029
Sponsors and Collaborators
Medtronic Endovascular
Principal Investigator: Peter L. Faries, M.D. Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Principal Investigator: John H. Rundback, M.D. Holy Name Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Medtronic Endovascular Identifier: NCT01400919     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: P-5684
Study First Received: July 21, 2011
Results First Received: June 8, 2015
Last Updated: March 14, 2017

Keywords provided by Medtronic Endovascular:
Peripheral arterial disease
Iliac Artery

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
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