The IBV Valve in Europe
The IBV Valve System is a minimally invasive treatment that has diverse applications in both acute and chronic conditions of the lung.
The IBV Valve System works by limiting air flow to selected areas of the lung. The device has received market clearance through CE Mark for the treatment of diseased lung in emphysematous patients and for damaged lung resulting in air leaks by limiting air flow to selected areas.
In the United Kingdom the device is marketed and distributed by Olympus KeyMed Ltd.
In European countries, the IBV Valve is marketed and distributed by Olympus Europa Holdling GmbH.
The preceding statements are intended for European audiences and use only.