Vascular Access

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for vascular access, both venous and arterial access, for percutaneous, transcatheter, interventional devices.

Gore, DrySeal Flex Introducer Sheath, endovascular repair, EVAR
Technology | Vascular Access | August 30, 2016
August 30, 2016 — W. L. Gore & Associates Inc. (Gore) announced the commercial availability of the Gore DrySeal...
Access Scientific, PowerWand XL midline catheter
Technology | Vascular Access | August 10, 2016
August 10, 2016 — Access Scientific introduced the PowerWand XL, a companion to the PowerWand All-in-One, in July. The...
heart attack patients, rescue PCI, transradial and transfemoral approach, Perelman School of Medicine
News | Vascular Access | January 04, 2016
January 4, 2016 — In a comparison of bleeding complications and mortality between transradial and transfemoral stent...
transradial access, TRI, DRAGON trial, TCT 2015, non-inferiority, transfemoral access, TFO
Feature | Radial Access | October 18, 2015
October 18, 2015 — Results from a prospective randomized trial of transradial (TRI) versus transfemoral (TFO) access in...
Merit Medical, Prelude Snap, splittable sheath introducer
Technology | June 03, 2015
June 3, 2015 - Merit Medical Systems Inc. announced the launch of the Prelude Snap splittable sheath introducer. The...
News | November 10, 2014
Nov. 10, 2014 — Merit Medical Systems Inc. settled a dispute regarding the distribution of the SecureLoc Safety...
News | September 03, 2014
September 3, 2014 — Teleflex announced a newly published clinical study demonstrating the accuracy of the Arrow VPS G4...
News | August 19, 2014
August 19, 2014 — Bluegrass Vascular Technologies closed $4.5 million in Series A financing, that will allow the...
Biotronik Fortress Introducer Sheaths 5F 6F Vascular Access
News | June 04, 2014
June 4, 2014 — Biotronik has expanded its line of reinforced introducer sheaths. Following up on the success of the 4...
News | March 31, 2014
March 31, 2014 — BioCardia Inc. announced it received CE mark for its Morph AccessPro steerable introducer, designed...
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...
News | December 11, 2013
December 11, 2013 — AccessClosure Inc. announced that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit denied a...
Technology | September 04, 2013
September 4, 2013 — Terumo has introduced the GlideSheath Slender Hydrophilic Introducer Sheath, a 6 French sheath that...
Guardian II Hemostais Valve, recall
News | March 27, 2013
March 27, 2013 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) notified healthcare professionals of a Class I recall of...
News | March 25, 2013
March 25, 2013 — W. L. Gore & Associates introduced its Gore DrySeal Sheath with hydrophilic coating in Europe. The...