[First experiences with temporary vena cava filters].

@article{Zwaan1995FirstEW,
  title={[First experiences with temporary vena cava filters].},
  author={Micheal Zwaan and Christiane Kagel and Norbert Marienhoff and H Dieter Weiss and Wolfram Grimm and I Eberhard and G. Schwieder},
  journal={RoFo : Fortschritte auf dem Gebiete der Rontgenstrahlen und der Nuklearmedizin},
  year={1995},
  volume={163 2},
  pages={171-6}
}
AIM For prophylactic measures we used 3 different temporarily insertable vena cava filters. MATERIAL AND METHODS In 49 patients we inserted 12 Cook-filters (6 transjugular, 6 transfemoral), 11 Angio-cor-filters (1 transjugular, 10 transbrachial), 26 Antheor-filters (1 transjugular, 1 transfemoral, 24 transbrachial). 35 patients underwent a lysis therapy, 11 a major operation of the pelvis, and 3 patients a Caesarean section. RESULTS No patient suffered from a clinically significant… CONTINUE READING