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ALLMedicine™ Inferior Vena Cava Filters Center

Research & Reviews  227 results

Risk factors associated with complex inferior vena cava filter retrievals and complicat...
https://doi.org/10.1111/1754-9485.13305
Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology; Loh B, Liong R et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - Venous thromboembolism (VTE) affects approximately 17,000 Australians annually. While anticoagulation is the mainstay of treatment, inferior vena cava filters (IVCFs) are used in patients where this is contraindicated. The primary aim was to ident...

Prevention of Pulmonary Cement Embolism by Inferior Vena Cava Filter following Vertebro...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8253145
Journal of Radiology Case Reports; Prater S, Awan MA et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - A 77 year old woman with recent history of vertebroplasty for treatment of multiple osteoporotic lumbar vertebral body compression fractures presented for post-procedure care. A series of radiographs and cross-sectional imaging of the lumbar spine...

Hazardous Situation During Conversion of a Long-term Indwelling VenaTech Convertible In...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avsg.2021.04.041
Annals of Vascular Surgery; Li T, Dong S et. al.

Jun 28th, 2021 - A lack of high-quality research and data has restricted the comprehensive understanding of the conversion procedure of convertible inferior vena cava filters. The aim of this study was to present an unusual situation with a high risk of causing co...

An expert spotlight on inferior vena cava filters.
https://doi.org/10.1080/17474086.2021.1943350
Expert Review of Hematology; Pillai A, Kathuria M et. al.

Jun 19th, 2021 - Introduction: Inferior vena cava (IVC) filters are mechanical filtration devices designed as an alternative to surgical ligation/plication of the IVC. Their use has been controversial, especially with the introduction of retrievable filters and ex...

Comparative efficacy and safety of the Captus device for inferior vena cava filter retr...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinimag.2021.04.024
Clinical Imaging; Kirkpatrick DL, Lindquist J et. al.

May 15th, 2021 - Retrievable inferior vena cava filters (IVCF) have been increasingly used for mechanical pulmonary embolism prophylaxis since their development. The Captus Vascular Retrieval System (Avantec Vascular, Sunnyvale, California) is a new device develop...

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Guidelines  2 results

Society of Interventional Radiology Clinical Practice Guideline for Inferior Vena Cava ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2020.06.014
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology : JVIR; Kaufman JA, Barnes GD et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - To provide evidence-based recommendations on the use of inferior vena cava (IVC) filters in the treatment of patients with or at substantial risk of venous thromboembolic disease. A multidisciplinary expert panel developed key questions to address...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Radiologic Management of Venous Thromboembolism-Inferior ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2019.02.010
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Minocha J et. al.

May 6th, 2019 - Venous thromboembolism (VTE)-deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism-is a common cause of morbidity and mortality. The mainstay of VTE prophylaxis and therapy is anticoagulation. In select patients with VTE, inferior vena cava (IVC) filters ar...

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News  29 results

Guidelines for Use of Inferior Vena Cava Filters in Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism (SIR, 2020)
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/941079

Nov 18th, 2020 - The guidelines on the use of inferior vena cava (IVC) filters in the treatment of patients with venous thromboembolism (VTE; ie, deep vein thrombosis [DVT] or pulmonary embolism [PE]) were published in October 2020 by the Society of Interventional...

Guidelines for Use of Inferior Vena Cava Filters in Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism (SIR, 2020)
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/941079

Nov 18th, 2020 - The guidelines on the use of inferior vena cava (IVC) filters in the treatment of patients with venous thromboembolism (VTE; ie, deep vein thrombosis [DVT] or pulmonary embolism [PE]) were published in October 2020 by the Society of Interventional...

Prophylactic Inferior Vena Cava Filter Before Bariatric Surgery: Yea or Nay?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/primarycare/obesity/80530

Jun 17th, 2019 - Use of prophylactic inferior vena cava filters (IVCFs) was tied to worse outcomes after bariatric surgery, a retrospective study indicated. Among 1,047 patients who received prophylactic IVCFs prior to bariatric surgery, in-hospital mortality or p...

Cath Lab Recap: Chocolate Heart; Better Bifurcation Stent; New HF Type
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/pci/58949

Jul 7th, 2016 - The Absorb bioresorbable vascular scaffold was green-lighted by the FDA for the treatment of coronary artery disease. The fully dissolving stent disappears within 3 years. Chocolate that goes straight to your heart? Europe gave the CE Mark to the ...

CardioBreak: Painkilling BP Drug; Cholesterol Efflux Agent
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/55353

Dec 21st, 2015 - A pill, dubbed KIT-302, that combines celecoxib and amlodipine not only treated osteoarthritis pain without increasing blood pressure but also reduced blood pressure better than amlodipine alone in a phase III trial. Trends-in-Medicine's Lynne Pet...

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