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Society of Interventional Radiology Publishes IVC Filter Guidelines

Sep 10, 2020 - Targeted News Service

(TNSPPX) -- The Society of Interventional Radiology issued the following news release:

The Society of Interventional Radiology published new clinical practice guidelines that provide evidence-based recommendations on the use of inferior vena cava filters to treat venous thromboembolism (VTE).

"These guidelines allow physicians treating patients at risk of a pulmonary embolism to make evidence-based decisions about the use of IVC filters," said John A. Kaufman, MD, MS, FSIR, the guide...