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2013-11-18 08:27:45

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BiO2 Medical has achieved Q4 2013 global expansion goals for the Angel® Catheter, a novel Central Venous Catheter (CVC) with a permanently attached retrievable Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) filter to provide Pulmonary Embolism (PE) protection for critically ill patients. The Angel® Catheter is the first IVC filter to receive a prophylactic use indication and was designed for bedside placement in the ICU. In addition to the UK, the...

2013-11-15 23:24:55

Beahm Designs Inc, a Silicon Valley-based innovator in catheter manufacturing equipment, has been recognized by industry leader Medical Device Manufacturing News as a Top Product of 2013. Beahm Designs Multi-Welder (620B) catheter tube welding product was selected from a diverse collection of components, materials, equipment, and services for excellent medical device design and development. Los Gatos, CA (PRWEB) November 15, 2013 Beahm Designs Inc, a Silicon Valley-based innovator in...

2013-11-13 08:30:26

Launch of new therapeutic device expands Volcano's peripheral product portfolio SAN DIEGO, Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Volcano Corporation (NASDAQ: VOLC), a leading developer and manufacturer of precision guided therapy tools designed to enhance the diagnosis and treatment of coronary and peripheral vascular disease, today announced the commercial release and initial implantations of its innovative Crux(®) Vena Cava Filter (VCF) in patients at risk for recurrent pulmonary embolism (PE). It...

2013-11-04 12:28:26

Vascular Access, Patient and Healthcare Worker Safety Key Areas of Focus at B. Braun BETHLEHEM, Pa., Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Medical Inc. (B.Braun) will sponsor an exhibit theater presentation at the Infusion Nursing Society (INS) Fall National Academy of Infusion Therapy convention in Boston, MA, November 8(th)-10(th). The presentation, "Navigating the Depths: Ultrasound Guided Short PIV Insertions--Implications and Limitations for Practice," will feature a discussion of...

2013-10-31 23:32:22

Siragusa Vein and Vascular Center posts a new article outlining the gravity of vein disease and the importance of vein screening for overall health. (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 October 31st, 2013. Nashville, TN. The Siragusa Vein and Vascular Center is presenting a new article to raise awareness of the impact of vein disease and to promote the usefulness of vein screening in vein care. According to the Center, catching vein disease in its early stages or at the first sign of a problem, such...

2013-10-30 10:15:01

Identifying gaps in infection prevention practices may yield opportunities for improved patient safety, according to a survey published in the November issue of the American Journal of Infection Control, the official publication of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC). Ascension Health, the nation's largest non-profit healthcare system with hospitals and related healthcare facilities in 23 states and the District of Columbia, conducted a...

2013-10-29 08:31:06

New Scientific Method Delivers Diagnostic & Therapeutic Agents Directly to Target Tissues SAUSALITO, Calif., Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanovas Inc., (www.sanovas.com) a life science technology company focused on developing and commercializing next generation micro-invasive diagnostics, devices and drug delivery technologies, announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued patent # 8,540,667 for the company's Multi-Balloon Catheter for Extravasated Drug...

2013-10-10 16:26:54

BETHLEHEM, Pa., Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Medical Inc. (B.Braun) will officially launch Contiplex(®) C, its revolutionary, one-step, echogenic catheter-over-needle system and unveil Contiplex Echo, its echogenic, styleted catheter, both designed for Continuous Peripheral Nerve Blocks (CPNB) at the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) annual meeting in San Francisco, California, October 12(th)-14(th). As the market leader in regional anesthesia, B.Braun is...

2013-09-26 16:26:06

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Preliminary data presented last week at the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) annual scientific meeting demonstrated that TVA Medical's FLEX System can create vascular access for hemodialysis patients without traditional open surgery. The technology is being studied outside of the United States and is currently not available in the U.S. The Company intends to seek Food and Drug Administration...

2013-09-25 23:20:20

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Brazilian Vascular Access Devices Market. London (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 In 2012, the vascular access device market in Brazil was valued at nearly $59 million. The vascular access device market includes implantable ports, port (Huber) needles, dialysis catheters and peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs). Brazil has the largest private health insurance market in Latin America. The expansion of private health...


Latest catheters Reference Libraries

Intravenous Therapy
2013-04-30 13:16:16

Intravenous therapy, commonly known as IV therapy, is known as the administration of a liquid substance directly into a vein. It is also known as drip therapy, because most often the liquid is suspended above the IV site by an infusion pump, and runs through a drip chamber, which prevents air from entering the line. IVs are the preferred method of drug administration in hospital settings because they are the fastest known route of getting medication to the body. Intravenous therapy can also...

Interventional Radiology
2013-03-04 16:18:42

Interventional radiology (IR) is a special sub-operation under general radiology. It is used to find, diagnose and treat a disease in almost every body system. The process of interventional radiology is very noninvasive to help with the recovery and outcome of the procedure. It utilizes x-rays, CT, ultrasound, MRI, and other modes of imaging in order to direct tools in the body as well as a variety of catheters, narrow tubes, so that incisions can be minimalized. How it is Performed...

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