Navigation Links
Surefire Medical's Anti-Reflux Infusion System May Eliminate Coiling, Lower Cost Of Embolization Procedures
Date:9/16/2013

WESTMINSTER, Colo., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Surefire Medical, Inc., the developer of a brand new class of infusion systems designed to maximize direct-to-tumor drug delivery without reflux, today announced that presentations at the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society (CIRSE) meeting make the economic case for use of the new Surefire Infusion System (SIS).   Research presented today in Barcelona found that:

  • The SIS catheter group had a significant reduction in procedure time, fluoroscopy time, and contrast dose in pre-treatment angiograms
  • Without use of coils, no non-target embolization occurred in the SIS group during treatment
  • Using the SIS catheter to protect non-target organs costs significantly less than coil embolization in direct-to-tumor cancer treatment

"The Surefire Infusion System is a viable first-line alternative to traditional retrievable coil embolization for protecting non-target organs and may lead to decreased overall costs, procedure time, fluoroscopy time, and contrast exposure when treating cancer patients with radioembolization," said principal investigator Steven Kikolski, MD of the University of California San Diego (UCSD).

Additional SIS-focused presentations at CIRSE

Five additional presentations and posters at CIRSE focusing on the Surefire Infusion System

  • Confirm the safety of performing chemoembolization and radioembolization procedures without coiling
  • Present a pilot study of a single procedure for mapping and radioembolization
  • Detail the new ability to measure blood pressure changes that can signal the endpoint of embolization
  • Discuss the feasi
    '/>"/>

SOURCE Surefire Medical, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Surefire Medical Launches Next Generation Infusion System ST-LT and Specialty Catheters at SIR - Maximizing Targeted Delivery of Embolics Without Reflux
2. Nile Therapeutics Announces Top-Line Results in Clinical Trial Evaluating the Subcutaneous Infusion of Cenderitide, Meets Primary Endpoint
3. At RSNA, DR Systems Will Exhibit RIS, Reporting, Peer Review Systems
4. Clionsky Neuro Systems (CNS-Neuro) Announces Publication of Study Finding Elderly Patients Unable to Recognize Their Memory Loss
5. Dicom Systems and USARAD.com Announce Partnership and Introduce Beta Version of XMRI.com, New System by USARAD.com
6. Ellmans Pelleve™ Wrinkle Reduction System featured in "Sexy Eyes" segment on The Doctors
7. Bacterin Signs Distribution Agreement with Jeil for LeForte Craniomaxillofacial System
8. BioPower Systems Awarded $5 Million from Victorian Government
9. Echo Therapeutics Announces Positive Results of Clinical Trial of its Symphony® Transdermal Continuous Glucose Monitoring (tCGM) System in Patients With Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
10. Varian Medical Systems Schedules First Quarter FY2012 News Release and Conference Call
11. Quanterix Develops Microfluidic Consumable That Will Enable Next Generation Molecular Diagnostic Systems based on Single Molecule Array Technology
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... | RBJ today announces the firm brokered a long-term lease ... leading biopharmaceutical company, at Two Ledgemont Center in ... , president, and Brian Cohen , senior vice president, ... at 95 Hayden Ave. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150122/170765 ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 Protocol Networks brings independent ... team of brand-neutral, independent consultants, Protocol Networks has recently ... that over the years, his company has attracted several ... of Plainfield, as well as others. With the success ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Controlled Substance Compliance Services (CSCS), a project managed ... legal requirements around using controlled substances in pharmaceutical research, ... their international operations expand and become increasingly complex, large ... a result of the first phase of the CSCS ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR ), world leader in ... to sustainability with inclusion on a prestigious list of the ... equipment company among the Corporate Knights Global 100 Most Sustainable ... Davos, Switzerland . "We ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Transwestern | RBJ Advises Shire in 202,000 SF Lease, Creating Boston's Largest Suburban Biotech Campus 2Protocol Networks Brings Independent Technology Consulting to the Constitution State 2Global Compliance Service for Controlled Substances to Expand to China 2Varian Honored Among World's 100 Most Sustainable Corporations 2
... DIEGO, Jan. 12, 2011 Sequenom (Nasdaq: ... in the British Medical Journal (BMJ 2011;342:c7401) of a ... Dennis Lo of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. ... present paper is the first report of a large-scale ...
... The VWR Charitable Foundation, in partnership with VWR ... distribution company, hosted an auction last night at the ... to benefit the Orlando Science Center. "Everyday, ... scientific explorers, and creates a hands-on experience that fosters ...
... Regenicin, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: RGIN ) ... cell therapies to restore the health of damaged tissues ... at the Sir Francis Drake Hotel in San Francisco ... present Regenicin,s core business model and strategic approach for ...
Cached Biology Technology:Professor Dennis Lo Trisomy 21 Clinical Validation Study Published in British Medical Journal 2VWR Charitable Foundation to Support the Orlando Science Center with Auction 2VWR Charitable Foundation to Support the Orlando Science Center with Auction 3Regenicin CEO to Participate in Live Webcast at OneMedForum Business Development and Finance Conference, January 11th at 4:00 PM PST 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015   EyeLock, Inc. , a market leader of iris-based ... Gerber to the new role of Senior Vice President ... development of mobile platforms and wearable solutions for EyeLock,s technologies. ... in the semiconductor industry to his role at EyeLock, with ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... DENVER , Dec. 22, 2014  The 2014 Holiday ... industry as Acuity Market Intelligence reports that the long ... Acuity forecasts that intensifying demand for smart phones, tablets, ... a global market of 2.5 billion users with nearly ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... , Dec. 15, 2014 Research and Markets ... the "Samsung Galaxy S5 - Home Button Synaptics ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ... iPhone 5S, Samsung introduces for the first time a ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):EyeLock Names Steve Gerber as Senior Vice President of Mobile and Wearables 2First Season of Holiday Shopping with Mobile Biometric Payments Wraps Up With a Present for Biometrics Industry: A Rosy Forecast for More Than 2 Billion Users of 4.8 Billion Mobile Biometric Devices by 2020 2Samsung Galaxy S5 - Home Button Synaptics Fingerprint Sensor Technology Analysis 2
... (UC) researchers have received a grant in excess of $2 ... to determine the ideal time to fly that minimizes health ... them from the battlefield into a safe zone. ... soldiers to a cleaner, safer environment," explains Col. Warren Dorlac, ...
... . Within the last few years the number ... been increased considerably. A worthwhile effort as, after all, it ... methods of transport checks are offered by terahertz radiation. Before ... has to be measured quantitatively, so that damage to health ...
... producing significant amounts of a chemical form of aspirin, ... National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), opens up new ... their impacts on air quality, and it also has ... about crops that are failing. "Unlike humans, who ...
Cached Biology News:US Air Force grant targets medical evacuation procedures 2US Air Force grant targets medical evacuation procedures 3US Air Force grant targets medical evacuation procedures 4Checking people at airports -- with terahertz radiation 2Plants in forest emit aspirin chemical to deal with stress; discovery may help agriculture 2Plants in forest emit aspirin chemical to deal with stress; discovery may help agriculture 3
Anti-MMP-25 (Membrane-type MMP-6, Mt6MMP), hinge region; rabbit host...
Anti-MMP-25 (Membrane-type MMP-6, Mt6MMP), hinge region; rabbit host...
Desmosomal Protein Immunogen: Full length, native protein purified from human epidermal keratins. Storage: -20 C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles...
PPIF Antibody...
Biology Products: