Venous Therapies

This channel includes news and new technology innovations of Venous Therapies including deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and vena cava filters.

Society of Interventional Radiology SIR Deep Vein Thrombosis DVT PTS Venous
Feature | March 07, 2014
March 7, 2014 — Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) often brings with it the risk of post-thrombotic syndrome (PTS), an under-...
News | February 03, 2014
February 3, 2014 — A large-scale analysis assessing the real-world risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in chemotherapy...
Veniti Vici Venous Stent System Venous Therapies Clinical Study CE Mark
News | January 24, 2014
January 24, 2014 — Patients in the European Union (EU) received the first Veniti Vici Venous Stent System implants to...
Argon Medical OptionElite retrievable inferior vena cava (IVC) filter guidewire
Technology | January 23, 2014
January 23, 2014 — Argon Medical Devices Inc. received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to...
duke manmade vein graft venous therapies cardiovascular surgery

An investigational bioengineered blood vessel was engrafted in a U.S. patient for the first time June 2013 at Duke University Hospital.

News | January 02, 2014
January 2, 2014 — An investigational, manmade blood vessel used in vascular grafts for kidney dialysis patients may...
cardiovascular ultrasound systems thrombectomy bubbles thrombosis
News | December 18, 2013
December 18, 2013 — Ultrasound-stimulated microbubbles have been showing promise in recent years as a noninvasive...
Aspire Thrombectomy Device Aspiration Medical
Technology | July 30, 2013
July 30, 2013 — Nick Cavros, interventional cardiologist with Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) at Lafayette...
Feature | July 22, 2013
July 22, 2013 — A new report issued by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and developed in collaboration with 10...
Angiotech Vena Cava Filter
News | April 18, 2013
April 18, 2013 — One venous puncture, rather than two, is a safe and effective approach to intravascular ultrasound-...
Zilver Vena
News | April 15, 2013
April 15, 2013 — Cook Medical has launched the VIVO clinical research study to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of...
News | April 05, 2013
April 5, 2013 — Continuing its commitment to provide best-in-class medical devices for the prevention of recurrent...
Feature | February 13, 2013
February 13, 2013 — The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), an international organization of doctors, scientists...
Bayer AngioJet DVT

The Bayer Healthcare AngioJet system uses jets on the side of the catheter to help break up thrombus and infuse thrombolytic agents.

Feature | February 04, 2013 | Dave Fornell
Catheter-based thrombectomy systems are increasingly being used to remove blood clots from vessels inside the body,...
News | January 23, 2013
January 23, 2013 – Bathing dangerous blood clots in special medication, breaking them up with jets of saline and...
News | December 21, 2012
December 21, 2012 — Covidien announced the five-year results of the ClosureFast long-term European multicenter study in...