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IVC filter placement declining, varies by region

November 6, 2017

Prophylactic inferior vena cava filter placement declined in the United States from 2005 to 2014, but rates varied by geography, according to a research letter published in JAMA Internal Medicine.

The researchers identified inferior vena filter (IVC) filter placement in U.S. adults aged at least 18 years between 2005 and 2014 via the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, the National Inpatient Sample and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project.

Cardiology Today's Intervention top 5 articles posted in October

November 4, 2017
Cardiology Today’s Intervention compiled a list of the top 5 stories posted to Healio.com/Intervention in October. This month, Cardiology Today’s
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Effectiveness evidence poor for venous disease treatments

October 23, 2017
Evidence was not strong enough to adequately compare endovascular interventions and endovascular vs. other interventions in patients with lower-extremity venous…
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Cardiology Today's Intervention top 5 articles from VIVA 17

October 4, 2017
From Sept. 11 to Sept. 15, 2017, VIVA Physicians held its annual conference in Las Vegas. Cardiology Today’s Intervention provided onsite coverage and…
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The Take Home: C3

Cardiology Today's Intervention, September/October 2016
From June 28 to July 1, interventional cardiologists, interventional radiologists, vascular surgeons and clinicians…
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VIDEO: Multidisciplinary approaches emerging for treatment of venous conditions, PE

February 17, 2017
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In the Journals

Effectiveness evidence poor for venous disease treatments

October 23, 2017
Evidence was not strong enough to adequately compare endovascular interventions and endovascular vs. other…
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