Venous Therapies

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

News | June 25, 2009
June 25, 2009 – According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the pharmacomechanical thrombectomy procedure (PMT)...
News | June 11, 2009
June 11, 2009 - According to a study published by the Journal of Vascular & Interventional Radiology, the VNUS...

The Option Inferior Vena Cava Filter. Reprinted with permission of Angiotech Pharmaceuticals.

Technology | June 08, 2009
June 8, 2009 - Angiotech Pharmaceuticals Inc. today said the FDA granted 510(k) clearance for the Option Inferior...
Technology | May 22, 2009
May 22, 2009 - Rafael Medical Technologies Inc. said this week it received FDA clearance for its SafeFlo Vena Cava...
News | September 10, 2008
September 11, 2008 - The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has certified LUMEDX an ACC-NCDR CARE Registry software...
News | September 09, 2008
September, 10, 2008 - Members of the Venous Disease Coalition (VDC) and the Office of the Surgeon General will unite...
News | September 02, 2008
September 2, 2008 – The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) released new guidelines for how doctors should handle an...
Technology | August 25, 2008
Atrium Medical Corp.’s ClearWay RX is a therapeutic perfusion catheter indicated for localized delivery of...
News | July 28, 2008
July 29, 2008 - The American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) recently published new evidence-based clinical...
Technology | July 23, 2008
EKOS Corp. offers the EkoSonic Endovascular System (EkoSonic). The design includes an advanced control unit with an...
News | June 25, 2008
June 26, 2008 - New evidence-based guidelines address the prevention and management of thrombosis in key patient...
News | May 18, 2008
May 19, 2008 - Recognizing patient safety remains a major hurdle in the U.S., the National Quality Forum (NQF) last...
News | May 05, 2008
May 6, 2008 - Vascular Insights received 510(k) clearance from the FDA to market its ClariVein infusion catheter for...

MSCTA helps with CTO, which accounts for 10 to 15 percent of patients undergoing coronary angioplasty.

Feature | February 04, 2008 | Amy Ballard, MEd
Delivering vivid and insightful CT images of the coronary vessels directly into the cardiac catheterization...
News | January 28, 2008
January 29, 2008 � A novel treatment for blood clots in the legs, in which injecting or �lacing� the clot with a...