RheOxTM

RheOx consists of a proprietary electrosurgical generator and a single-use catheter.

Non-Thermal, Controlled Energy Delivery

  • Pulsed electric fields target abnormal cells, leaving extracellular matrix intact
  • Rapid regeneration of epithelium1

User-Friendly Delivery

  • RheOx catheter is delivered through a bronchoscope by a single operator

Bronchial Rheoplasty Procedure

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  2. FastStats - Chronic Lower Respiratory Disease. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) / National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) 2017; https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/copd.htm
  3. Criner, G. Chronic Bronchitis: The Case for an Unmet Medical Need. ERS 2017, Milan, Italy
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  7. Global Strategy for the Diagnosis, Management and Prevention of COPD, Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) 2017. Available from: https://goldcopd.org.
  8. Valipour, A. et al. First-in-Human Results of Bronchial Rheoplasty: An endobronchial Treatment for Chronic Bronchitis. ATS 2019, Dallas, TX.