Tag: pulmonary embolism

Insera announces first-in-human treatment of patient with PE using CLEAR aspiration...

Insera Therapeutics announced recently that the first patient with acute pulmonary embolism has been treated with its flagship cyclical aspiration system, CLEAR. Earlier last...
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New trial planned to rigorously test catheter-directed thrombolysis for submassive PE...

Clinically relevant outcomes are needed to measure catheter-directed therapy (CDT) against anticoagulation alone to treat submassive pulmonary embolism (PE) patients. Further, CDT’s ability to...
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EXTRACT-PE trial of aspiration thrombectomy for acute pulmonary embolism meets efficacy...

It has been found by the EXTRACT-PE trial, a multicentre investigation conducted under an investigational device exemption (IDE) from the US Food and Drug...

Thrombolex announces first enrolment in early feasibility and safety study using...

Thrombolex has announced the enrolment of the first patient in their Early Feasibility and Safety Study, investigating the Bashir Endovascular Catheter for the treatment...

Catheter-directed thrombolysis treatment for PE may significantly reduce long-term costs with...

Catheter-directed thrombolysis improves outcomes and long-term cost efficiency for treatment of massive and submassive pulmonary embolism (PE), in comparison to systemic heparin administration. This...

SUNSET sPE thrombolysis trial presents interim analysis of ultrasound-guided versus standard...

The Standard vs ultrasound-assisted catheter thrombolysis for submassive pulmonary embolism (SUNSET sPE) trial, is an ongoing randomised, head-to-head, single-blinded clinical trial comparing ultrasound-assisted thrombolysis...

Inari Medical announces publication of FLARE IDE study results

Inari Medical has announced the publication of its 106-patient prospective multicentre FlowTriever Mechanical Pulmonary Embolectomy (FLARE) study for the treatment of intermediate-risk pulmonary embolism...

BTG acquires Novate Medical

BTG has announced it has acquired Novate Medical, a medical device company focused on the prevention of pulmonary embolism in patients at high risk...

Study proves need for anticoagulant strategy post discharge for hospitalised, at-risk...

Alex C Spyropoulos, from Feinstein Institute for Medical Research (New York, USA), has presented an anticoagulant treatment strategy to reduce non-fatal blood clots and...

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...

Direct anticoagulant for pulmonary embolism associated with reduced hospital time and...

New data from the MERCURY PE study have shown that patients with low-risk pulmonary embolism who were treated with the direct oral anticoagulant rivaroxaban,...

Cancer-associated VTE trial sees “lower rate of recurrent VTE with edoxaban...

Daiichi Sanyoko has announced the results from their Hokusai-VTE CANCER trial evaluating the direct oral anticoagulant edoxaban for treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in...
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Study to measure shorter duration EKOS therapy for pulmonary embolism is...

Global specialist healthcare company BTG has highlighted the commencement of the KNOCOUT PE study. The KNOCOUT PE study will measure how hospitals and patients...
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Inari Medical announces completion of enrolment in the FLARE study for...

Inari Medical has announced that it has completed enrolment of its investigational device exemption (IDE) study. The FlowTriever Pulmonary Embolectomy Clinical Study (FLARE) study...

One-year SENTRY trial data offer a “a new perspective” on IVC...

Twelve-month results from the SENTRY trial evaluating the Sentry bioconvertible inferior vena cava (IVC) filter (Novate) have shown a 0% rate of symptomatic pulmonary...

Angel Catheter demonstrates reduction in clinically-significant and fatal pulmonary embolism

Bio2 Medical has announced the results of the Angel Catheter pivotal study published in the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. The Angel Catheter...

ACCESS PTS study demonstrates efficacy of EKOS therapy for post-thrombotic syndrome

The results of the ACCESS PTS trial have been presented at the Society for Vascular Medicine 28th Annual Scientific Sessions (14–17 June, New Orleans,...
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OPTALYSE PE study demonstrates safety and efficacy of shorter, lower dose...

Results from the OPTALYSE PE trial have been presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference in Washington, DC, USA. The results show that...
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High-risk pulmonary embolism patients often go without most effective treatments

In a new study presented at the American College of Cardiology 66th Annual Scientific Session, researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of...