IVC Filter News & Info

NBC Nightly News Investigation Part 1

NBC Nightly News Investigation Part 1: Medical Device to Stop Blood Clots Associated With 27 Fatalities

There is a more than 50 percent fail rate associated with certain Bard IVC filters. Experts estimate there have been 27 fatalities linked to the malfunction of IVC filters manufactured by Bard. An additional 300 problems have been reported about the device.