December 10, 2019
Merit Medical Launches the PreludeSync Evo Radial Compression Device in Europe, Middle East, and Africa
December 11, 2019—Merit Medical Systems Inc. announced the commercial launch of the PreludeSync Evo radial compression device in European, Middle Eastern, and African markets. The device is immediately available in the European Union, with registration coming in the Middle East and Africa.
The device received European CE Mark approval, as well as FDA clearance in the United States, for use in diagnostic cardiac catheterization procedures and percutaneous coronary interventions.
According to the company, the PreludeSync Evo is a sterile, single-use, disposable device used to assist in gaining hemostasis of the arterial percutaneous access site following catheterization procedures.
PreludeSync Evo’s large clear window area with unobstructed site visibility provides clarity and uniformity required by clinicians. It is also optimized for diffuse and uniform balloon pressure. The safety features include a specialized connection and Slip-n-Lock cap that secures the syringe during inflation and deflation. The device’s soft comfortable band, which is easy to secure, adjust, and clean, is available in 24- and 29-cm sizes.