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30/10/17 - Research
FLARE study
Inari Medical has completed patient enrolment in its Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) FlowTriever Pulmonary Embolectomy Clinical Study (FLARE) study, designed to evaluate the safety and...
30/10/17 - Research
MOCA with ClariVein
Mechanochemical ablation (MOCA) using ClariVein device (Vascular Insights) is a safe and effective procedure for ablation of both of great saphenous vein (GSV) and/or small saphenous vein (SSV) in...
30/10/17 - Industry
Bard acquisition
BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) proposed US$24 billion acquisition of CR Bard has been approved by the European Commission, contingent on BD divesting its soft tissue core needle biopsy product...
30/10/17 - Research
VeClose trial
One-year outcomes from the VeClose trial, which compared endovenous cyanoacrylate closure (CAC) with radiofrequency ablation (RFA), has reported both procedures were associated with high rates of...
17/10/17 - Research
Pelvic vein embolisation
Pelvic vein embolisation (PVE) at an ambulatory vein clinic - separate from any hospital and performed under local anaesthetic only – is safe and results in technically successful procedures without...
10/05/18 - Research
May-Thurner Syndrome
May-Thurner Syndrome (MTS) - sometimes inaccurately used in the literature to describe iliac vein compression - is more common in women with a ratio of at least 2:1 compared with men, according to a...
25/05/18 - Research
Venous leg ulcers
Early endovenous ablation of superficial venous reflux as an adjunct to compression therapy is associated with a shorter time to healing of venous leg ulcers than compression therapy alone, according...
10/05/18 - Policy
SIR position statement on CDT
The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) has issued a position statement on catheter-directed therapy (CDT) for acute pulmonary embolism (PE), which stats that the society deems the use of CDT...
10/05/18 - Research
Leg ulcer guidance
The Royal Society of Medicine’s Venous Forum (UK) has issued a guidance document for the ‘Management of patients with Leg Ulcers, to ensure that all patients with leg ulceration are offered the most...

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