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first_img News | Interventional Radiology | July 03, 2019 Varian Purchasing Embolic Bead Assets from Boston Scientific Varian announced it has signed an asset purchase agreement to acquire the Boston Scientific portfolio of drug-loadable… read more March 10, 2009 – Vidacare is showing its FDA-cleared and CE-marked OnControl Aspiration and Biopsy Systems for bone marrow at the SIR 2009 annual meeting, and said it will be available in the summer of 2009. The process for accessing bone marrow to perform diagnostic procedures has been largely unchanged over the past 50 years. The OnControl Aspiration and Biopsy Systems combine a lithium-powered driver with a needle set to obtain bone marrow and provide comfort with minimal pain for patient, speed with insertions in seconds, not minutes, and for successful outcomes. In 2007, a study was undertaken to validate the performance of the first generation OnControl Aspiration System. Forty-three patients were included in the beta testing, which reflected ease-of-use, rapid insertion times, minimal patient pain, no complications, and an overall user assessment of 8.1 (on a scale of 0-10, with 0 being extreme dissatisfaction and 10 being extremely satisfied). This validation study also reported pain on a scale of 0-10 (0=no pain; 10=worst possible pain). The median pain score observed with the OnControl system was 2.0, and mean insertion time was 4.9 seconds vs. 7.3 minutes for manual needle from previously published studies. The OnControl Aspiration and Biopsy System consists of the OnControl power driver and patented, specially designed needle sets. The aspiration needle set includes a 15 gauge, bi-beveled needle with Luer lock connector and stylet, and is available in three lengths: 25mm, 68mm, and 90mm. Included in a procedural tray with the needle sets are sharps protectors, designed to protect the medical staff from inadvertent needle sticks. The OnControl Biopsy System will be commercially available summer 2009 and is appropriate for all adult patients requiring bone marrow biopsies. The OnControl Biopsy System addresses the challenges of patients with hard bone cortex, those with osteoporosis or fragile pelvises, and those for whom biopsies have previously been difficult or painful. The OnControl Biopsy System, with a thread welded inside the biopsy cannula, reliably captures bone marrow samples.For more information: www.vidacare.com FacebookTwitterLinkedInPrint分享 Videos | Interventional Radiology | June 26, 2019 VIDEO: How Alexa Might Help During Interventional Radiology Procedures Kevin Seals, M.D.,… read more Image courtesy of NinePoint Medical Technology | Interventional Radiology | August 14, 2019 FDA Clears NvisionVLE Imaging System for Pancreatic and Biliary Applications August 14, 2019 — NinePoint Medical Inc. announced it has received U.S. read more Technology | Interventional Radiology | June 24, 2019 Mentice and Siemens Healthineers Integrate VIST Virtual Patient With Artis Icono Angiography System Siemens Healthineers and Mentice AB announced the collaboration to fully integrate Mentice’s VIST Virtual Patient into… read more News | Interventional Radiology | July 31, 2019 International Multidisciplinary Group Publishes Recommendations for Personalized HCC Treatment With Y90 TheraSphere New consensus recommendations for personalized treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with BTG’s TheraSphere have… read more News | CT Angiography (CTA) | July 24, 2019 WVU Medicine Installs First Alphenix 4D CT in the U.S. The West Virginia University (WVU) Heart and Vascular Institute is the first hospital in the country to acquire the… read more Related Contentcenter_img News | Interventional Radiology | June 19, 2019 Merit Medical Acquires Brightwater Medical Inc. 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