Vascular Access

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for vascular access, both venous and arterial access, for percutaneous, transcatheter, interventional devices.

News | February 09, 2011

February 9, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said certain lots of the Arstasis One...

News | February 08, 2011

February 8, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Merit Medical Systems initiated a Class...

Technology | January 27, 2011

January 27, 2010 – An ergonomic, peel-away introducer sheath was launched this week to facilitate placement...

Technology | January 11, 2011

January 11, 2011 – A new vascular access system is available in the United States and Europe. The...

Technology | December 21, 2010

December 21, 2010 – A new introducer kit is now available in the United States. The VSI StraitSet Kit, from...

Technology | November 16, 2010

November 16, 2010 – An all-in-one micropuncture radial access kit is now available in the United States....

Technology | September 27, 2010

September 27, 2010 - Treating varicose veins with a new access kit reduces the number of steps and reduces...

News | August 17, 2010

August 17, 2010 – Certain batches of the St. Jude Medical 6 French Engage Introducer are being recalled because the...

Technology | August 11, 2010

August 11, 2010 – New sizes of the SoloPath TransFemoral Endovascular Access Catheter were recently cleared...

Technology | March 11, 2010

March 11, 2010 – The FDA cleared a new family of introducers which offer features intended to minimize...

Technology | February 03, 2010

February 3, 2010 – The new Gator ClipSeal Plug is designed to maintain a hemostatic seal around 0.035- or 0...

Technology | February 01, 2010

February 1, 2010 – The FDA granted market clearance for the PICC WAND introducer catheter, which enables clinicians...

Technology | December 30, 2009

December 31, 2009 – A new micro-introducer kit launched this week features a stiffened introducer option....

News | November 18, 2009

November 17, 2009 – Following three reports of stretching and fractures during procedures, the ViperSheath...

Technology | November 10, 2009

November 10, 2009 – Onset Medical Corp. today said it received U.S. FDA 510(k) marketing clearance for its...

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