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Are routine inferior vena cavograms necessary before Greenfield filter placement?
Lessons learned from a 6 year clinical experience with SVC Greenfield filter.
She also has antiphospholipid antibody syndrome with recurrent deep vein thromboses and pulmonary embolisms necessitating a Greenfield filter placement, which has been complicated by venous stasis syndrome.
Acute complications associated with Greenfield filter insertion in high-risk trauma patients.
After initial stabilization including placement of a Greenfield filter, surgery was performed through a Kocher-Langenbeck approach.
Six of the 11 patients had Greenfield filters placed preoperatively.
One patient received warfarin, and a Greenfield filter was considered for patent foramen ovale.
To fully appreciate Karnstedt's remarkable recovery, it's necessary to go back to 1992, when the device, known as a Greenfield Filter, was first inserted.
As part of the treatment, doctors inserted the Greenfield filter into her inferior vena cava, the big vein that carries deoxygenated blood from the lower half of the body to the heart.
The Greenfield filter is the most extensively reviewed and evaluated permanent filter.
Abstract: The Greenfield filter and similar devices are placed in the vena cava of patients who have contraindications to anticoagulation, but who would otherwise be at risk of pulmonary embolism without such anticoagulation.