Amplatzer Steerable Delivery Sheath

The Amplatzer Steerable Delivery Sheath is a medical device used in interventional cardiology procedures, particularly for delivering devices such as closure devices or stents in the heart. However, complications or malfunctions associated with the use of the Amplatzer Steerable Delivery Sheath can lead to serious injuries or adverse events, including but not limited to the development of air emboli during cardiac procedures.

If you or a loved one suffered after the use of the Amplatzer Steerable Delivery Sheath, please contact Phillips Law Group today to discuss your potential case.

Potential Cases

Patients who have undergone interventional cardiology procedures involving the use of one of these cardiac catheters and subsequently experienced complications may suffer various injuries, including:

  • Vascular injuries, such as vessel perforation or dissection
  • Device-related complications, such as embolization or migration of the sheath
  • Air embolism, which may lead to stroke or other serious injuries. 
  • Cardiac arrhythmias or other cardiac events
  • Adverse events requiring additional medical interventions or surgeries
  • Death

Eligibility for Compensation

To be eligible for compensation related to the Amplatzer Steerable Delivery Sheath, individuals must meet certain criteria:

  • Must have undergone interventional cardiology procedures involving the use of the cardiac catheter and subsequently suffered complications, injuries, or adverse events
  • Must be able to demonstrate negligence, product defects, or other factors contributing to the harm suffered

Legal action may be pursued against the manufacturer, distributor, or healthcare provider for product liability, medical malpractice, or failure to provide appropriate warnings or instructions regarding the use of one of these positioning devices.

If you or a loved one have experienced complications or adverse events related to the use of an Amplatzer Steerable Delivery Sheath during interventional cardiology procedures, it’s important to seek medical attention immediately. It is also critical to document the injuries or events and to consult with a qualified attorney to understand your legal rights and options for seeking compensation.

Please call our firm at 602-222-2222 to discuss your situation. We offer a free, no-obligation consultation to determine whether or not you may have a case and to walk you through your legal options. Our team of experienced defective and dangerous product attorneys may be able to help – give us a call today to learn more.