TRAPEASE™ Permanent Vena Cava Filter
Exclusive permanent vena cava filter with proven strength and design* that offers a number of unique advantages.**
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The TRAPEASE Permanent Vena Cava Filter offers a unique design proving to be effective and safe for long-term use.
- Maximum Diameter of Vena Cava 30 mm
- Double "Basket" type design to maximize embolus capture
- Concentric design helps prevent tilt and allows for reliable filter deployment
- Attachment Barbs to minimize migration, minimize risk of tipping and maintain clot capture efficiency
- Nitinol construction compatible with Magnetic Resonance (tested up to 3 Teslas)
The TRAPEASE Filter offers more options:
- The 90 cm kit allows the insertion of the filter through six implantation accesses (right and left femoral veins, jugular and antecubital veins)
- The 55 cm kit allows the insertion of the filter through four implantation accesses (right and left femoral veins and jugular veins)
- It is not necessary to change the system when changing the access location
Symmetrical filter design reduces inventory and costs
*Kalva, SP et al. TRAPEASE® Vena Cava Filter: Experience in 751 Patients. J Endovasc Ther 2006; 13:365-372.