Fist Assist Devices Earns CE Mark for Vein Compression Device
Fist Assist Devices has received CE Mark certification for its wearable compression device for use prior to fistula placement.
The non-invasive, wearable device uses a pneumatic balloon to provide intermittent vein compression. It applies pressure to a specific arm vein to help in its dilation.
The device is used in AV fistula placement and phlebotomy procedures. It has not yet received FDA clearance.