Civco Medical Instruments Company, Inc.

Kalona, IA 52247

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $0.0
First Award Date 05/21/99
Most Recent Award Date 05/21/99

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Lang Elvira V Lang 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 05/21/99 - 05/20/00

DESCRIPTION (adapted from applicant's abstract): A removable inferior vena cava filter will be developed to prevent pulmonary embolism in patients who are temporarily at risk to develop this life-threatening complication. The specific design avoids long-term adverse effects of permanent filters, especially cavel occlusion. It overcomes limitatio...