Use of intra-aortic balloon pump

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The report presents a summary of reimbursement situation for the use of intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) in cardiogenic shock in Europe.

The following scenarios will be considered:

  • Use of IABP for treatment of cardiogenic shock in unstable angina or acute myocardial infarction;
  • Use of IABP in high-risk PCI for unstable angina or acute myocardial infarction.

The only reimbursement within public / statutory health insurance systems is considered. The results will be provided for hospital settings.

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:

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Denmark
  • England (UK)
  • France
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland

It is also possible to add analysis in Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Romania, Russia and Turkey.

Manufacturers of intra-aortic balloon pump (myocardial infarction and unstable angina, complicated by cardiogenic shock) include:

  • Abiomed (iPulse)
  • Insightra Medical (ULTRA 7FR)
  • Getinge (Cardiosave, CS)
  • Senko Medical (Corart)
  • Teleflex (AutoCAT2, AC3 Optimus)
  • Tokai Medical Products (7Fr-TAU)
  • Zeon Medical (Xemex)

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