Vascular Access

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

News | November 23, 2011
November 23, 2011 – Medical technology incubator Therix Medical announced the launch of spin-off Bluegrass Vascular...
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 16, 2011
May 16, 2011 - Cordis announces the launch in Europe of Radial Solutions, a complete portfolio for transradial...
News | March 07, 2011
March 8, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced monthly liver enzyme tests are no longer...
News | February 09, 2011
February 9, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said certain lots of the Arstasis One femoral artery...
News | February 08, 2011
February 8, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Merit Medical Systems initiated a Class I recall...
Technology | January 27, 2011
January 27, 2010 – An ergonomic, peel-away introducer sheath was launched this week to facilitate placement of...
Technology | January 11, 2011
January 11, 2011 – A new vascular access system is available in the United States and Europe. The SmartNeedle...
Technology | December 21, 2010
December 21, 2010 – A new introducer kit is now available in the United States. The VSI StraitSet Kit, from Vascular...
Technology | November 16, 2010
November 16, 2010 – An all-in-one micropuncture radial access kit is now available in the United States. The...
Technology | September 27, 2010
September 27, 2010 - Treating varicose veins with a new access kit reduces the number of steps and reduces procedure...
News | August 17, 2010
August 17, 2010 – Certain batches of the St. Jude Medical 6 French Engage Introducer are being recalled because the...
Technology | August 11, 2010
August 11, 2010 – New sizes of the SoloPath TransFemoral Endovascular Access Catheter were recently cleared by the U....
Technology | March 11, 2010
March 11, 2010 – The FDA cleared a new family of introducers which offer features intended to minimize trauma to the...
Technology | February 03, 2010
February 3, 2010 – The new Gator ClipSeal Plug is designed to maintain a hemostatic seal around 0.035- or 0.038-inch...