Embolic Protection Devices during percutaneous cardiac procedures (PCI and TAVI)
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The report presents a summary of reimbursement situation for use of Embolic Protection Devices during percutaneous cardiac procedures.
The following clinical situations are considered:
- Use of Embolic Protection Device during percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty with insertion of single bare metal stent
- Use of Embolic Protection Device during percutaneous transluminal transcatheter aortic valve replacement
The only reimbursement within public / statutory health insurance systems is considered.
Report includes essential information about reimbursement and national funding, including:
- Brief overview of reimbursement system for medical devices
- Procedure coding for technology
- Diagnosis coding
- Payment mechanism for technology
- Reimbursement tariffs for technology
- Restrictions in indications or scenarios for use of technology
- Policy considerations by payers and policy-makers about technology
Reimbursement information is provided for the following geographies:
- England (UK)
It is also possible to add analysis in Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Romania, Russia and Turkey.
Manufacturers of Embolic Protection Devices for percutaneous cardiac procedures (PCI and TAVI):
- Allium Medical (WIRION EPD)
- Boston Scientific (FilterWire EZ)
- Claret Medical (Sentinel)
- Contego Medical
- Cordis (ANGIOGUARD)
- Innovative Cardiovascular Solutions (Emblock)
- Keystone Heart Ltd (TriGuard)
- Transverse Medical (POINT-GUARD)
Table of content is not available at the moment. Report is still ongoing.
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