Embolic Protection Devices

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for embolic protection systems to prevent emboli from flowing down stream (distally) in arteries due to interventional or TAVR procedures. 

TriGuard, Keystone, embolic protection, TAVR

The TriGuard embolic protection system prevents debris from valvuloplasty or TAVR valve deployment from traveling to the brain.

Feature | March 19, 2015

March 19, 2015 — An investigational device that deflects debris away from the brain during transcatheter aortic...

Vena Cava Filters, Embolic protection, Pulmonary Embolism, Venous Therapies

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Feature | January 05, 2015

January 5, 2015 — The first large-scale, multispecialty prospective clinical research trial to evaluate the use of...

News | December 31, 2014

December 31, 2014 — Innovative Cardiovascular Solutions LLC has completed a Class A Unit financing totaling $5...

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell

News | November 03, 2014

By Dave Fornell, editor of DAIC Magazine

Claret Medical, Sentinel

Claret Medical's Sentinel embolic protection system for TAVR procedures.

Feature | October 02, 2014 | Dave Fornell
Blog | September 26, 2014

By Dave Fornell, editor of DAIC Magazine

The key take away messages from the 26th annual Transcatheter...

Feature | September 22, 2014

September 22, 2014 — A first-of-its kind study found that using a cerebral protection device during...

Cook Medical SCAI CIVIC PRESERVE Clincal Studies Vena Cava Filter
News | June 05, 2014

June 5, 2014 — Cook Medical is engaged in two...

Feature | March 26, 2014

March 26, 2014 — Inspire MD Inc. has enrolled the first patient into the CARENET (CARotid Embolic protection study...

Edwards Lifesciences Embol-X Glide Protection System Embolic Device Surgery
News | February 03, 2014
February 3, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a Class I Recall of Edwards Lifesciences LLC’s...
Claret Medical Sentinel Cerebral Protection System CPS TAVR Embolic Protection
News | January 28, 2014
January 28, 2014 — Claret Medical Inc. received CE marking for the Sentinel Cerebral Protection System (CPS) for...
Argon Medical OptionElite retrievable inferior vena cava (IVC) filter guidewire
Technology | January 23, 2014
January 23, 2014 — Argon Medical Devices Inc. received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to...
Feature | December 23, 2013
December 23, 2013 — Careful documentation of patient selection and procedure appropriateness are critical — yet...
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Feature | November 19, 2013
November 19, 2013 — AtriCure Inc., a developer of solutions to treat atrial fibrillation, announced the U.S. Food and...
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