Indications, Safety and Warnings
Starter guidewires are designed for percutaneous vessel entry using the Seldinger technique to facilitate subsequent introduction(s) of an intravascular device.
Vessel trauma may result from the improper use of this device. Follow the enclosed directions carefully.
Starter™ guidewires should be used only by physicians thoroughly trained in interventional procedures.
Other potential adverse reactions which may result from the improper use of this device include, but are not limited to:
• Air embolism
• Hematoma at the puncture site
• Infection and perforation of the vessel
• Vessel spasm
• Vascular thrombosis