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EUROPEAN Device Guide / Vena Cava Filters

Company Name Product Name Indicated Caval Diameter (mm) (based on average caval diameter) Maximum Deployed Length (mm) Catheter Carrier System ID (F) Material Design Approach Permanent/Retrievable
ALN ALN Optional Filter 32 55 7 Stainless steel Conical Femoral/jugular/brachial/popliteal Optional (permanent or temporary)
ALN ALN Optional Filter With Hook 32 59 7 Stainless steel Conical Femoral/jugular/brachial/popliteal Optional (permanent or temporary)
Mermaid Medical Angel Catheter 15–30 50 ID: 8; OD: 9 Nitinol Conical Femoral Retrievable
Cook Medical Celect Platinum 15–30 0–49 7 Conichrome Conical Femoral/jugular Optional (permanent or temporary)
BD Interventional Denali Vena Cava Filter Up to 28 51 8.4 Nitinol Conical, two-level filtration Femoral/jugular Optional (permanent or retrievable)
Cook Medical Günther Tulip Filter 0–30 50 7 Conichrome Conical Femoral/jugular Optional (permanent or temporary)
Invamed Keeper 33 50 8 Nitinol/MRI compatible Self centering Femoral/jugular Optional (permanent or retrievable)
Cordis, a Cardinal Health company OptEase Retrievable Vena Cava Filter Up to 30 6 Nitinol Double basket Femoral/jugular/antecubital Optional (permanent or retrievable)
Argon Medical Devices, Inc. OptionElite Up to 32 56.5 5 Nitinol Conical Femoral/jugular, standard or over-the-wire, from a single kit Optional (permanent or retrievable)
Cordis, a Cardinal Health company TrapEase Permanent Vena Cava Filter Up to 30 6 Nitinol Double basket Femoral/jugular/antecubital Permanent
B. Braun Melsungen AG VenaTech Convertible 14–28 60 7 Cobalt-chromium alloy Conical, self centering Brachial, femoral, jugular, subclavian Permanent, enables filter conversion to open configuration
B. Braun Melsungen AG VenaTech LP ≤ 35 43 7 Cobalt-chromium alloy Conical, self centering Brachial, femoral, jugular, subclavian Permanent
B. Braun Melsungen AG VenaTech Retrievable 14–28 53 7 (implantation), 10 (explantation) Cobalt-chromium alloy Conical Brachial, femoral, jugular, subclavian Retrievable

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