Predicting the Safety and Effectiveness of Inferior Vena Cava Filters (PRESERVE)

Observational study on patients receiving inferior vena cava (ICF) filters to prevent pulmonary emboli. Seven commercially available filters are being monitored. Data collection on why and when filters are being retrieved.

Sponsor: New England Research Institutes / IVC Filter Study Group Foundation

Keywords: IVC, inferior vena cava, filters, pulmonary embolism, PE

Donnette Dabbydean, MD
Center for Clinical Research