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.

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-human...
News | May 04, 2012
May 4, 2012 - CardioDex announces initial commercial use of a new femoral access site closure device. Recent data from...
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 | Vascular Closure Devices | February 01, 2012 | Dave Fornell
Manual compression remains the gold standard of care in sealing interventional access site wounds, but there is a trend...
News | January 17, 2012
January 17, 2012 – Nonstop nosebleeds can be serious and frightening, often sending people to the emergency room, where...
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 Axera...
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
The RIVAL Trial, the largest randomized trial to compare radial access and femoral access for coronary angiography and...
News | November 08, 2010
November 8, 2010 – Patient enrollment has begun in a trial looking at a new system for patients undergoing diagnostic...
News | October 06, 2010
October 6, 2010 – A new statement from the American Heart Association says arteriotomy closure devices are reasonable...
Technology | September 29, 2010
September 29, 2010 – An agreement was reached between AccessClosure and Benrikal Services for distributing vascular...
News | September 23, 2010
September 23, 2010 – The United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire entered a permanent...