Know Your Direction: Merit’s HeartSpan® Steerable Sheath Facilitates Catheter Navigation

Patients suffering from atrial fibrillation (AF) have a minimally-invasive curative treatment option thanks to advancements in cardiac ablation catheter technology. The use of one such advancement, the steerable sheath, has resulted in higher clinical success rates in comparison to using a traditional fixed sheath.1 But despite its clinical success, operating the steerable sheath has its […]

Merit Medical is pleased to sponsor an accredited webinar for Critical Care Nurses

Hemodynamic Monitoring is Monitoring Life Watch the webinar Earn: 1.00 CERP credit* Course objective: Hemodynamic monitoring can be challenging, even for experienced nurses. This course establishes foundational knowledge related to the anatomy, physiology, and clinical care of patients on hemodynamic monitoring. Speaker: Terry M. Foster, RN, MSN, FAEN, CCRN, CPEN, TCRN, CEN, Nurse Humorist Terry M. Foster […]

The New Go-To: PreludeEASE™ Resists Compression Better Than the Leading Competitor

At Merit Medical, we’re dedicated to using the most advanced materials, designs, and manufacturing techniques with the goal of delivering solutions you can always depend on. Our PreludeEASE™ Hydrophilic Sheath Introducer is a perfect example of this commitment. Designed for strength, data shows the PreludeEASE resists compression better than the leading competitor—making it the New […]

I Am Merit: Fred Lampropoulos, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Thirty years ago, Merit Medical got its start by doing one simple thing: paying close attention to the clinical needs of physicians. At a time when glass syringes were the industry standard, Merit wanted to create something better. From this vision, the polycarbonate Coronary Control Syringe was born. It was the first of its kind […]

Happy 25th Anniversary of Transradial Access!

Today, August 24th, marks the date 25 years ago when Dr. Ferdinand Kiemeneij performed the first radial access angioplasty in the Netherlands. Merit Medical is so pleased to celebrate this landmark anniversary with the physicians around the world who practice this patient-centric technique and with patients who have had a radial intervention. Congratulations to Dr. […]