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First Experience of IVC Filter Use in Al-Shaheed Ghazi Al-Hariri Hospital for Surgical Specialties in Baghdad, Iraq

Akeel Salman Yuser, Abdulameer Mohsin Hussein, Bassam M. Al-Alosi.

Abstract
Introduction: thromboembolism of vein, deep vein thrombosis (DVT) besides its main problem pulmonary embolism (PE) disturbs 1 to 2 /1000 yearly, and it is a foremost cause of avoidable hospital mortality in the United States. Although DVT is approximately two times as frequently as PE, the death rate of PE in one month is dual that of DVT.

Method: The peripheral intervention unit is an affiliate of the Vascular Surgery branch at the Al-Shaheed Ghazi Al-Hariri Hospital for surgical specialties and is part of the Medical City Complex in Baghdad. Patients selected for placement of the inferior vena cava filter are referred through the peripheral intervention-consulting clinic. Patients are chosen according to the internationally agreed device placement criteria. This study was conducted for the period from March 2015 to March 2017.

Results: 58 patients with VTE mean age of them (49.6 15.6) years old, 60 % of male with IVC filter and 40% of female with IVC filter. 53% of patients with filter old age while 44.8% of patients with IVC filter middle age group. 98% of patients with IVC filter have history of venous thrombosis, 55% of patients with ICV filter have surgery for 2 months, 7% of patients with IVC filter have symptoms of pulmonary embolism while 0% of patients with filter have complication after operation like bleeding. Significant association between gender, age, surgery for 2 months and respond of patients with pulmonary embolism to IVC with filter. Significantly, there is no any complication after IVC filter insertion in patients with PE. History of venous thrombosis not significantly associate with IVC filter or without it and symptoms of pulmonary embolism found not significantly associate with IVC filter or without it.

Conclusion: IVC filter insertion with image directed is significant in management and prophylaxis of VTE patients. Newly procedure is accessible; Doctors became well trained and contented with IVC filters.

Key words: IVC filter, Al-Shaheed Ghazi Al-Hariri Hospital, Baghdad, Iraq.


 
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Akeel Salman Yuser, Abdulameer Mohsin Hussein, Bassam M. Al-Alosi. First Experience of IVC Filter Use in Al-Shaheed Ghazi Al-Hariri Hospital for Surgical Specialties in Baghdad, Iraq. . 2020; 11(2): 144-148. doi:10.31838/jcdr.2020.11.02.22


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Akeel Salman Yuser, Abdulameer Mohsin Hussein, Bassam M. Al-Alosi. First Experience of IVC Filter Use in Al-Shaheed Ghazi Al-Hariri Hospital for Surgical Specialties in Baghdad, Iraq. http://www.jcdronline.org//?mno=119189 [Access: June 27, 2020]. doi:10.31838/jcdr.2020.11.02.22


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Akeel Salman Yuser, Abdulameer Mohsin Hussein, Bassam M. Al-Alosi. First Experience of IVC Filter Use in Al-Shaheed Ghazi Al-Hariri Hospital for Surgical Specialties in Baghdad, Iraq. . 2020; 11(2): 144-148. doi:10.31838/jcdr.2020.11.02.22



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Akeel Salman Yuser, Abdulameer Mohsin Hussein, Bassam M. Al-Alosi. First Experience of IVC Filter Use in Al-Shaheed Ghazi Al-Hariri Hospital for Surgical Specialties in Baghdad, Iraq. . (2020), [cited June 27, 2020]; 11(2): 144-148. doi:10.31838/jcdr.2020.11.02.22



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Akeel Salman Yuser, Abdulameer Mohsin Hussein, Bassam M. Al-Alosi (2020) First Experience of IVC Filter Use in Al-Shaheed Ghazi Al-Hariri Hospital for Surgical Specialties in Baghdad, Iraq. , 11 (2), 144-148. doi:10.31838/jcdr.2020.11.02.22



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Akeel Salman Yuser, Abdulameer Mohsin Hussein, Bassam M. Al-Alosi. 2020. First Experience of IVC Filter Use in Al-Shaheed Ghazi Al-Hariri Hospital for Surgical Specialties in Baghdad, Iraq. Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research, 11 (2), 144-148. doi:10.31838/jcdr.2020.11.02.22



Chicago Style

Akeel Salman Yuser, Abdulameer Mohsin Hussein, Bassam M. Al-Alosi. "First Experience of IVC Filter Use in Al-Shaheed Ghazi Al-Hariri Hospital for Surgical Specialties in Baghdad, Iraq." Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research 11 (2020), 144-148. doi:10.31838/jcdr.2020.11.02.22



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Akeel Salman Yuser, Abdulameer Mohsin Hussein, Bassam M. Al-Alosi. "First Experience of IVC Filter Use in Al-Shaheed Ghazi Al-Hariri Hospital for Surgical Specialties in Baghdad, Iraq." Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research 11.2 (2020), 144-148. Print. doi:10.31838/jcdr.2020.11.02.22



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Akeel Salman Yuser, Abdulameer Mohsin Hussein, Bassam M. Al-Alosi (2020) First Experience of IVC Filter Use in Al-Shaheed Ghazi Al-Hariri Hospital for Surgical Specialties in Baghdad, Iraq. Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research, 11 (2), 144-148. doi:10.31838/jcdr.2020.11.02.22