IVC Filters: Challenges and Future Directions

Journal Article

Since their introduction in 1973, inferior vena cava filters have evolved concurrent with advancing technology, and, therefore, their use has expanded due to broader indications for insertion. This paper focuses on the challenges and future directions of this trend, including a closer look at complications, retrieval rates, and cost-effectiveness.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kiguchi, MM; Dillavou, ED

Published Date

  • November 23, 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 2014 /

Start / End Page

  • 1 - 6

Published By

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2314-7830

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 2356-6914

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1155/2014/432820


  • en