Mission statement

We, at Pulmonary Embolism Prevention (PEP) Assistance, have made it our mission to minimize the risk of pulmonary embolism during surgery.

Our Vision

Through our innovative product, we hope to address the estimated 2 million patients affected every year by perioperative pulmonary embolism.

our product

The PEP Catheter attachment serves as a filter to catch free-flowing blood clots before they reach the pulmonary artery without hindering blood flow during surgery.

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Our Team

Our team consists of five students pursing biomedical and material science engineering
degrees at the University of California, Irvine. 

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