Venous Therapies

This channel includes news and new technology innovations of Venous Therapies including deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and vena cava filters.

News | January 23, 2012

January 23, 2012 — Pregnant women who develop dangerous blood clots in the leg often forgo the most effective...

News | November 23, 2011

November 23, 2011 – Many specialists question whether a permanent inferior vena cava (IVC) filter can be developed...

News | November 14, 2011

November 14, 2011 – Boston Scientific welcomed positive outcomes from the COBRA clinical trial, which evaluated post...

Technology | June 06, 2011

June 6, 2011 – AngioDynamics has expanded its VenaCure EVLT System product offering with the global launch of the...

News | May 03, 2011

May 3, 2011 – Being tall and obese may increase your risk for potentially dangerous blood clots, according to new...

News | April 04, 2011

April 4, 2011 – Doctors are encouraged to consider therapies in addition to blood thinners to treat certain patients...

Technology | March 25, 2011

March 25, 2011 – A new, next-generation aspiration catheter has been introduced in the United States. The...

News | March 15, 2011

March 15, 2011 – Argon Medical Devices has entered into a definitive license agreement with Rex Medical,...

News | March 07, 2011

March 7, 2011 – Each year between 100,000 and 180,000 Americans die as the result of pulmonary embolism, a...

News | February 07, 2011

February 7, 2011 – There is a tremendous unmet need for new medical technologies to treat potentially...

Technology | July 26, 2010

July 26, 2010 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first generic version of Lovenox (...

Laser sheaths used for EP device lead extraction.

The Spectranetics Laser Sheath comes in various sizes to accommodate different size leads.

Feature | EP Lab | July 21, 2010 | Avi Fischer, M.D., FACC, FHRS

Cardiac rhythm device reliability and the approach to managing complications associated with these devices have...

News | July 15, 2010

July 15, 2010 – The first patient has enrolled in the Retrieve 2 U.S. trial, which will evaluate the safety...

The Ekos catheter combines targeted delivery of lytics and ultrasound waves to help the drug penetrate thrombus.

Feature | July 07, 2010 | Dave Fornell

Percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy (PMT) devices are increasingly being used to remove clots from coronary and...

The Gunther Tulip Vena Cava Filter can now be delivered via the femoral artery.

Technology | March 23, 2010

March 23, 2010 – A femoral access delivery system to aid physicians placing inferior vena cava (IVC)...

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