Safety Information

Indications for Use 
The Hansen Medical Magellan Robotic System, Hansen Medical Magellan Robotic Catheter and accessory components are intended to be used to facilitate navigation to anatomical targets in the peripheral vasculature and subsequently provide a conduit for manual placement of therapeutic devices.


Important Safety Information 
As with most invasive procedures, use of the Magellan Robotic System is not without risk. Serious adverse events, some of which can be fatal, may occur, including vascular damage, embolization and stroke. Other potential risks inherent to procedures such as this include loss of limb, catheter entrapment, infection and access site complications (e.g. hematoma) which may require additional surgery. Do not use the system without understanding the instructions for use. For information regarding, contraindications, warnings, precautions, adverse events, and methods of use, please see package inserts included with the product. Rx Only Rev: 0812 “Hansen Medical (with Heart Design)”, “Heart Design (Logo)” and “Hansen Medical” are registered trademarks, and “Magellan” is a trademark, of Hansen Medical, Inc. in the United States and other countries. 

References:

  1. Hansen Medical: http://www.hansenmedical.com/int/en/vascular/patients/uterine-fibroids
  2. Society of Interventional Radiology: http://www.sirweb.org/patients/uterine-fibroids/
  3. Mayo Clinic: http://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/uterine-artery-embolization/basics/definition/prc-20020425