Sequana Medical announces publication of results of multicentre randomized controlled study

- 19/03/2018

Zurich, Switzerland: 19 March 2018 – Sequana Medical AG, a commercial stage medical device company and an innovator in the management of liver disease, announces the publication of a multicentre, randomized controlled study in Quality of Life Research (

The study demonstrated that patients with refractory ascites treated with alfapump® system have better health-related quality of life as compared to those treated with large volume paracentesis.

In this multicentre, open-label randomized controlled trial, subjects were randomized to receive the alfapump® (AP) or large volume Paracentesis (LVP) (27 AP, 31 SoC). The SF-36v2 and CLDQ scores were compared between the two treatment arms at screening and monthly during treatment.

More info on Sequana’s website.