FDA grants de novo clearance to Bluegrass Vascular Technologies for the Surfacer Inside-Out access catheter system

Bluegrass Vascular Technologies (BVT) has announced that the FDA has granted a de novo classification order for its Surfacer Inside-Out access catheter system. A press release reports that the Surfacer system is intended to obtain central venous access to facilitate catheter insertion into the central venous system for patients with upper body venous occlusions [...]