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Sentry Bioconvertible IVC filter two-year results show zero tilt or migration

Two-year results for the SENTRY trial were presented at the Vascular Interventional Advances conference (VIVA; 5–8 November, Las Vegas, USA). The prospective, multicentre trial...

VERNACULAR trial 12-month data show successful use of Venovo stent in...

Michael Dake
The 12-month results from the VERNACULAR trial have shown that the Venovo venous stent (BD Interventional) is successful when deployed in obstructive iliac and...

BTG to begin European distribution of EKOS Control unit 4.0

BTG has announced that the first EKOS Control Unit 4.0 have been shipped from BTG’s facility in Bothell (Washington, USA) to Europe, where full...

Cambridge study calls for improvement to care pathways for leg ulcer...

A Cambridge study has found that most inpatients with leg ulcers were not referred to a vascular surgery team, indicating a need to improve...

Venclose completes Series B financing, announces new appointments

Venclose has announced the closing of an oversubscribed Series B round of financing from new and existing investors. Proceeds from the financing will be...

EchoNous Vein receives FDA approval

EchoNous Vein (EchoNous), an ultrasound-based tool designed specifically for nurses to improve peripheral IV catheter placements, has received US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Alun Davies

Alun Davies is a Welsh-born leading expert in the venous field, one of the Editors-in-Chief of Venous News, and currently in the spotlight as...

Early ultrasound surveillance key to predicting risk of re-intervention in deep...

Adam Gwozdz
An analysis of post-thrombotic disease patients who received a nitinol stent has found that ultrasound surveillance should occur at frequent intervals up to two...

PERT Consortium and BTG form strategic partnership

BTG has announced a strategic partnership with the PERT Consortium to advance the science of pulmonary embolism treatment and promote the implementation of PERT...

Europe braces for harder times in medical device innovation while US...

Countries in the European Union have long been the first to receive new innovations in medical technology, as the EU’s Medical Device Directive (MDD)...

Vesper Medical completes US$10.5m Series A financing

Vesper Medical, Inc., a developer of medical devices for minimally invasive peripheral vascular procedures, has announced that it completed its Series A financing, totaling...

Landmark EVRA trial provides first Level 1 evidence for early endovenous...

The first full results of the Early Venous Reflux Ablation (EVRA) ulcer study were presented at the Charing Cross Symposium (CX; 24-27 April, London,...

CE mark approval for blueflow Venous Stent

The blueflow Venous Stent (plus medica) received the CE mark in January 2018. The news was announced via a company release in March. The blueflow Venous...

IDE study to evaluate Abre Venous Self-Expanding Stent in patients with...

Medtronic has announced the initiation of its investigational device exemption (IDE) study for the Abre venous self-expanding stent system. The ABRE IDE Study will...

Identifying standard practices of antithrombotic therapy post-venous stenting

Venous stenting has evolved over the last 15 years, quickly becoming an established procedure, with Class II recommendations from the American Heart Association and...

Nick Morrison

Nick Morrison chose venous medicine as he wanted a challenging career. Although he initially worried that he would become bored working in the venous field,...

Clearing the clot: New horizons in deep vein thrombosis treatment

deep vein thrombosis
In this supplement: Life post-ATTRACT: The new challenge of DVT treatment --The future of DVT intervention in Europe: what needs to happen next --"With...

Venous Stenting Training Day (6 July), London, UK

6 July 2016 Venous Stenting Training Day Guys and St Thomas' Hospital, London, UK http://o6xux43a6gs4eidym2svvhon-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/7/2016/06/Final-Flyer-stent-course-SB-2016.pdf  

European Union agrees new rules for approving medical devices and in...

Venous News for specialists
The Netherlands presidency of the European Council and representatives of the European Parliament have reached a political agreement on two draft regulations for medical...