Optease Vena Cava Filter Optimal Indwelling Time and Retrievability

  title={Optease Vena Cava Filter Optimal Indwelling Time and Retrievability},
  author={Uri Rimon and Paul Bensaid and Gil Golan and Alexander Garniek and Boris Khaitovich and Zohar A. Dotan and Eli Konen},
  journal={CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology},
The purpose of this study was to assess the indwelling time and retrievability of the Optease IVC filter. Between 2002 and 2009, a total of 811 Optease filters were inserted: 382 for prophylaxis in multitrauma patients and 429 for patients with venous thromboembolic (VTE) disease. In 139 patients [97 men and 42 women; mean age, 36 (range, 17–82) years… CONTINUE READING