Vena Cava Filters

Vena cava filters are a type of venous therapy that involves implanting a self-expanding wire cage medical device into the inferior vena vein to prevent pulmonary emboli traveling from the lower extremities into the lungs to cause a pulmonary emolism (PE).

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July 27, 2021 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Device Designation (BDD) to a laser ...

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September 9, 2020 — The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) published new clinical practice guidelines that ...

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December 4, 2018 — BTG plc announced the first patients outside of a clinical trial have been successfully implanted ...

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January 2, 2018 — Osborne & Associates Law Firm, P.A., of Boca Raton, Fla., has filed suit in Palm Beach Circuit Court ...

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September 26, 2017 — The one-year results of the SENTRY clinical trial were presented by principal investigator Michael ...

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Peter Schneider, M.D. presents late breaking clinical trial results at VIVA 17 in Las Vegas. Panelists (l to r) Krishna Rocha-Singh, M.D., Sean Lyden, M.D., John Kaufman, M.D., Donna Buckley, M.D.
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September 14, 2017 — Here are quick summaries for all the key late-breaking vascular and endovascular clinical trials ...

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January 21, 2015 — When retrievable inferior vena cava (IVC) filters were approved for use in the United States in 2003 ...

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Vena Cava Filters, Embolic protection, Pulmonary Embolism, Venous Therapies
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January 5, 2015 — The first large-scale, multispecialty prospective clinical research trial to evaluate the use of infer ...

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August 6, 2014 — Medical market research group Decision Resources finds that the United States clot management device ...

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June 5, 2014 — Cook Medical is engaged in two clinical studies that will provide additional data on the safety and ...

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January 23, 2014 — Argon Medical Devices Inc. received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to ...
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April 18, 2013 — One venous puncture, rather than two, is a safe and effective approach to intravascular ultrasound-guid ...

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April 5, 2013 — Continuing its commitment to provide best-in-class medical devices for the prevention of recurrent ...

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This video, provided by Crux Biomedical, demonstrates the implantation of the FDA-cleared Crux VCF inferior vena cava ...

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July 20, 2012 — Crux Biomedical announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its ...

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