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.

 An extracted bovine artery with an arteriotomy sealed by a MynxGrip closure dev

An extracted bovine artery with an arteriotomy sealed by a MynxGrip closure device, showing the attached PEG plug that had expanded into the tissue tract.

Feature | August 29, 2012 | Dave Fornell

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The implementation of dedicated access site surveillance and educational program

The implementation of dedicated access site surveillance and educational programs, with pre-existent strategies to reduce access site complications, can reduce the overall incidence of femoral access-related bleeding events.

Feature | August 29, 2012 | Christopher Wilson, D.O.; Kerri Wing, R.N., BSN; Peter Wassmer, M.D., FACC, and Robert Sanchez M.D., FACC

The implementation of dedicated access site surveillance and educational programs, in tandem with pre-existent...

Feature | August 15, 2012 | Dave Fornell

Due to the increasing number of transcatheter aortic valve replacements (TAVR) and endovascular aneurysm repair (...

Access site complications, hemostasis management, vascular closure

The implementation of dedicated access site surveillance and educational programs, in tandem with pre-existent strategies to reduce access site complications, can reduce the overall incidence of femoral-access related bleeding events.

Feature | July 27, 2012 | Christopher Wilson, D.O., Kerri Wing, R.N., BSN, Peter Wassmer, M.D. FACC, Robert Sanchez M.D. FACC

Percutaneous coronary interventional (PCI) procedures are performed throughout hundreds...

News | July 06, 2012

July 6, 2012 — Vascular Closure Systems Inc. announced that the 30-day follow-up results for the Phase I first-in-...

News | May 04, 2012

May 4, 2012 - CardioDex announces initial commercial use of a new femoral access site closure device. Recent data...

News | March 19, 2012

March 16, 2012 -- Kensey Nash Corp. today announced that the company has entered into a $39 million settlement...

The Abbott StarClose SE uses a nitinol clip to quickly close femoral access sites.

Feature | February 01, 2012 | Dave Fornell

Manual compression remains the gold standard of care in sealing interventional access site wounds, but there is a...

News | January 17, 2012

January 17, 2012 – Nonstop nosebleeds can be serious and frightening, often sending people to the emergency room,...

Technology | October 17, 2011

October 17, 2011 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved LeGoo, a gel allowing surgeons to...

News | September 27, 2011

September 27, 2011 — AccessClosure Inc. announced the shipment of its one millionth Mynx unit. The Mynx Vascular...

BioSeal Advanced powder is a mixture of a hydrophilic polymer and potassium ferrate that is placed around the access site.

Feature | May 19, 2011 | Todd Loesch

For decades, cath lab clinicians essentially had only one option for achieving hemostasis management following a...

Technology | May 18, 2011

May 18, 2011 - Arstasis announce the U.S. launch of its latest commercial product - the Axera Access Device. The...

News | May 06, 2011

May 6, 2011 — When health quality experts take out a magnifying glass these days, they aren’t just looking at...

Videos | Radial Access | April 28, 2011

In the largest randomized trial to compare radial access and femoral access for coronary angiography and...

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