June 2016

June 6th, 2016|Comments Off on June 2016

New publication in the prestige “Journal of Arthroplasty” demonstrates that Using an IPCD and TXA and discontinuing enoxaparin and preoperative autologous blood donation eliminated blood transfusion in primary THA and TKA without any increase in [...]

June 2016

June 6th, 2016|Comments Off on June 2016

Activecare® gets additional evidence for its efficiency: New publication in the prestige “Journal of Arthroplasty” Confirming Patient Satisfaction, Safety, Efficacy and Reduction of Hospital Readmissions with ActiveCare® DVT prophylaxis Mobile Compression Device Following Joint Replacement [...]

ActiveCare®+S.F.T. is a cost effective VTE prevention compared to Enoxaparin After Total Hip Arthroplasty

January 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on ActiveCare®+S.F.T. is a cost effective VTE prevention compared to Enoxaparin After Total Hip Arthroplasty

Cost-Effectiveness of Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis With a New Mobile Device After Total Hip Arthroplasty C. Colwell, M. Froimson, M. Mont, M. Ritter, R.Trousdale, K. Buehler, A. Spitzer, T. Donaldson, D. Padgett. The Journal of Arthroplasty, September [...]

The use of ActiveCare® yields significant decrease in serious bleeding

January 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on The use of ActiveCare® yields significant decrease in serious bleeding

Thrombosis Prevention after Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing a Mobile Compression Device with Low Molecular Weight Heparin C. Colwell, M. Froimson, M. Mont, M. Ritter, R.Trousdale, K. Buehler, A. Spitzer, T. Donaldson, D. [...]

ActiveCare® treatment was at least 2 times more effective than enoxaparin in preventing DVT

January 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on ActiveCare® treatment was at least 2 times more effective than enoxaparin in preventing DVT

DVT Prevention in Joint Arthroplasties: Continuous Enhanced Circulation Therapy vs. Low Molecular Weight Heparin Y. Gelfer, H. Tavor, A. Or on, A. Peer, N. Halperin, D. Robinson. The Journal of Arthroplasty, February 2006; 21(2): 206-214 [...]

ActiveCare® +enxoparin is more effective than IPC +enxoparin

January 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on ActiveCare® +enxoparin is more effective than IPC +enxoparin

Venous Thromboembolic Disease Reduction with a Portable Pneumatic Compression Device M. Froimson, T. Murray, A. Fazekas Journal of Arthroplasty February 2009; 24(2): 310-316 Main results: Efficacy: The replacement of the standard IPC by ActiveCare® reduced VTE rate from [...]

ActiveCare®+Enoxaparin (vs Enoxaparin) – reduces DVT rates

January 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on ActiveCare®+Enoxaparin (vs Enoxaparin) – reduces DVT rates

Portable Compression Device and LMWH Compared with LMWH for Thromboprophylaxis after Total Joint Arthroplasty J. Edwards, P. Pulido, K. Ezzet, S. Copp, R. Walker,  C. Colwell Journal of Arthroplasty, December 2008; 23(8): 1122-1127 Results: Efficacy: The addition [...]

Multicenter study on 3060 patients finds ActiveCare® mobile compression device to be as effective as blood thinners without bleeding complications

January 2nd, 2016|Comments Off on Multicenter study on 3060 patients finds ActiveCare® mobile compression device to be as effective as blood thinners without bleeding complications

A Mobile Compression Device for Thrombosis Prevention in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty C. Colwell, M. Froimson, M. Mont, M. Ritter, R. Trousdale, K. Buehler, A. Spitzer, T. Donaldson, D. Padgett. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, [...]

November 2015

November 17th, 2015|Comments Off on November 2015

Following the study presented at the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons 25th Annual Meeting that shows ActiveCare® Mobile Compression DVT Prophylaxis Following Total Joint Replacement Surgery Leads To Significant Hospitals Cost Reductions. M.D [...]

November 2015

November 17th, 2015|Comments Off on November 2015

Medical Compression Systems Additional good news for #ORTHOPEDIC SURGEONS AND #HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATION: New Study Shows ActiveCare® Mobile Compression DVT Prophylaxis Following Total Joint Replacement Surgery Leads To SIGNIFICANT HOSPITALS COST REDUCTIONS link text

April 2015

April 14th, 2015|Comments Off on April 2015

Just released: New data further validating the use of the ActiveCare® DVT prophylaxis compression system following total joint replacement procedures. This study, selected as the best poster in the adult reconstruction category, was presented at [...]

March 2015

April 14th, 2015|Comments Off on March 2015

ActiveCare took part at AAOS 2015 - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, that took place in Las Vegas, March 25-27. Many TJR surgeons gathered around our booth, learning how to prevent VTE in TJA patients with no major [...]