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Reimbursement summary for angioplasty of arteries of lower extremities

This post presents an extract from our reimbursement analysis for angioplasty of arteries lower extremities using plain and drug-coated balloons (DCBs) for peripheral artery disease in England, France and Germany. Plain balloon angioplasty is reimbursement via DRG solely and DCBs are reimbursement via combination of DRG and add-on reimbursement.
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Rapid HTAs of five medical devices released in Tuscany

The HTA body of the Tuscany Regional Healthcare issues two types of documents: HTA forms and motivational forms. With a regional decree 2472 of February 10, 2022, Tuscany Regional Healthcare has published assessments of five medical devices of various therapeutic areas, such as cardiovascular and peripheral vascular areas.

Below is the list of technologies that have been assessed:

  • TYRX™ Absorbable Antibacterial Envelope for implantable cardiac pacemaker and defibrillator;
  • Figulla® Flex II patent foramen ovale occluder;
  • AMDS system, a hybrid system for aortic dissection;
  • ClariVein System for varicose vein treatment;
  • Taurolock U-25000 antimicrobial catheter lock solution.

See the regional decree and all assessments in Italian here or here.

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