Category Archives: Press Releases

Bluegrass Vascular Announces Enrollment Completion And Positive Results In U.S. Pivotal IDE Trial

Bluegrass Vascular Technologies (Bluegrass Vascular), a private medical technology company focused on innovating lifesaving devices and methods for vascular access procedures, announced today it has successfully completed enrollment of the SAVE-US (Surfacer® System to Facilitate Access in VEnous Occlusions – United States) pivotal trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of the Surfacer® Inside-Out® Access Catheter System in […]

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Surfacer® Inside-Out® Access Catheter System to be Featured at 2019 Charing Cross (CX) International Annual Symposium

Bluegrass Vascular Technologies (Bluegrass Vascular), a private medical technology company focused on innovating lifesaving devices and methods for vascular access procedures, announced today events taking place at the Charing Cross (CX) International Symposium this week in London, United Kingdom on April 15-18, 2019. Leading clinicians will discuss experience with the Surfacer® Inside-Out® Access Catheter System. The Surfacer […]

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Bluegrass Vascular Announces Positive Results from Independent Study – Building on Growing Body of Evidence for Clinical Application of the Surfacer System

Bluegrass Vascular Technologies, a private medical technology company focused on innovating lifesaving devices and methods for vascular access, announced today its Surfacer® Inside-Out® Access Catheter System has demonstrated positive commercial use, consistently achieving central venous access in patients with upper body occlusions.

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Bluegrass Vascular Announces Enrollment Completion of International Post-Market SAVE Registry with Early Positive Results

Bluegrass Vascular Technologies, a private medical technology company focused on innovating lifesaving devices and methods for vascular access, announced today it has successfully completed enrollment of its prospective, multicenter, post-CE Mark, international SAVE (Surfacer® System to Facilitate Access in VEnous Occlusions) Registry.

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Surfacer® Inside-Out® Access Catheter System to be Showcased at CIRSE 2017 Annual Meeting

Bluegrass Vascular Technologies, a private medical technology company focused on innovating lifesaving devices and methods for vascular access, today announced its upcoming Surfacer® Inside-Out® Access Catheter System educational events scheduled to take place at the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe(CIRSE) 2017 Annual Meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark.

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First Patients Enrolled in Bluegrass Vascular Post-Market SAVE Study

Bluegrass Vascular Technologies, Inc. announced today that it has successfully enrolled over one third of its patients in the company’s post-market SAVE (Surfacer® System to Facilitate Access in VEnous Occlusions) Clinical Study. The SAVE study is an international, prospective, multicenter clinical follow-up study designed to confirm clinical performance and safety of the Surfacer® Inside-Out® Access Catheter System, a novel device indicated for obtaining central venous access to facilitate catheter insertion into the central venous system in patients with chronically occluded veins.

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Bluegrass Vascular Announces Strategic Relationship with Merit Medical

Bluegrass Vascular Technologies announced today that it is entering into a strategic relationship with Merit Medical Systems (Merit Medical), a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable devices. The agreement will streamline European distribution of the recently CE mark approved Surfacer® Inside-Out® Access Catheter System and will provide funding to support the company’s efforts to secure FDA clearance for product sales in the U.S.

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Merit Medical to market Bluegrass Vascular’s catheter system in Europe

Publication: FierceBiotech Bluegrass Vascular nabbed a CE mark for its “inside-out” central venous catheter last summer. Now, the company is tapping Merit Medical to “streamline” the distribution of the device in Europe. “We are very pleased to be partnering with Merit Medical, a prominent distributor of medical devices in Europe and the U.S. that shares […]

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