Venous Therapies

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

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)...

News | January 07, 2010

January 7, 2010 – Doctors with Virginia Interventional and Vascular Associates (VIVA) report success in treating...

Technology | November 23, 2009

November 23, 2009 – Using less lytic drug and offering faster clot dissolution than traditional deep vein...

The Zilver 518 RX is a self-expanding nitinol stent.

News | October 21, 2009

October 21, 2009 – Cook Medical is introducing six new products in parallel to provide better treatment...

News | September 22, 2009

September 22, 2009 – Physicians can now navigate even the most tortuous anatomy with greater speed and...

News | July 21, 2009

July 21, 2009 – Total procedures performed in angio labs from 2004 to 2008 grew 20 percent, from 4 million...

News | June 25, 2009

June 25, 2009 – According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the pharmacomechanical thrombectomy procedure (PMT)...

News | June 11, 2009

June 11, 2009 - According to a study published by the Journal of Vascular & Interventional Radiology, the VNUS...

The Option Inferior Vena Cava Filter. Reprinted with permission of Angiotech Pharmaceuticals.

Technology | June 08, 2009

June 8, 2009 - Angiotech Pharmaceuticals Inc. today said the FDA granted 510(k) clearance for the Option...

Technology | May 22, 2009

May 22, 2009 - Rafael Medical Technologies Inc. said this week it received FDA clearance for its SafeFlo Vena Cava...

News | September 10, 2008

September 11, 2008 - The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has certified LUMEDX an ACC-NCDR CARE Registry...

News | September 09, 2008

September, 10, 2008 - Members of the Venous Disease Coalition (VDC) and the Office of the Surgeon General will...

News | September 02, 2008

September 2, 2008 – The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) released new guidelines for how doctors should...

Technology | August 25, 2008

Atrium Medical Corp.’s ClearWay RX is a therapeutic perfusion catheter indicated for localized delivery of...

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