Hemostasis Management

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for devices to help stop bleeding at vascular access sites. These include coated or treated bandages to accelorate or augment the clotting cascade, vascular closure devices and compression devices, including radial artery compression systems.

Feature | March 02, 2015
March 2, 2015 — Cardinal Health announced plans to acquire Johnson & Johnson’s Cordis business, a leading global...
Advanced Vascular Dynamics, RadAR vascular compression device

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Technology | December 22, 2014
December 22, 2014 — Advanced Vascular Dynamics (AVD) announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance and CE...
Videos | Vascular Closure Devices | September 26, 2014
Doug Drachman, M.D., Mass General Hospital Institute of Heart, Vascular and Stroke Care, explains how to prevent and...
Feature | September 17, 2014
September 17, 2014 — A new clinical trial found that vascular closure devices (VCDs) are non-inferior to manual...
Hemostasis Biolife StatSeal Advanced Disc Cath Lab
Technology | August 27, 2014
August 27, 2014 — Cath Labs, interventional radiology suites and hospitals are continually trying to improve patient...
Cardiva Medical Inc. Vascade Vascular Closure System Series 3 financing U.S.
News | August 21, 2014
August 21, 2014 — Cardiva Medical Inc. said it closed the first two tranches of a $16.5 million Series 3 private equity...
Cardinal Health AccessClosure Acquisition Vascular Closure Devices Cath Lab
News | April 08, 2014
April 8, 2014 — Cardinal Health announced an agreement to acquire privately held AccessClosure Inc. for $320 million....
AccessClosure Mynx Ace Vascular Closure Device Hemostasis Management Cath Lab
Technology | March 21, 2014
March 21, 2014 — AccessClosure plans to launch the Mynx Ace Vascular Closure Device at the 2014 American College of...
Vascular Solutions ThrombiDisc Topical Hemostat Introducer Sheaths Cath Lab
Technology | February 07, 2014
February 7, 2014 — Vascular Solutions Inc. launched the ThrombiDisc topical hemostat designed for use around indwelling...
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Technology | October 07, 2013
October 7, 2013 — Merit Medical Systems Inc. announced that it has acquired Datascope Corp.’s Safeguard Pressure...
Feature | September 13, 2013 | Dave Fornell
There is no shortage of debate among interventional cardiologists over whether vascular closure devices should be used...
Feature | September 13, 2013 | Patrick Antoun, M.D., and Jeffrey A. Breall, M.D., Ph.D.
Vascular closure devices (VCD) were first introduced in the early 1990s with a goal to achieve quick hemostasis, thus...
News | August 08, 2013
August 8, 2013 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) accepted Biomedica’s Investigational New Drug (IND)...

Terumo's TR Band Radial Compression Device

News | May 28, 2013
May 28, 2013 — The U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey approved an agreement under which Vascular...
Technology | April 16, 2013
April 16, 2013 — Maquet Cardiovascular LLC has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...