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AREF M RAHMAN
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AREF M RAHMAN

Listed Specialty: Cardiovascular Disease
200 LOTHROP ST, SCAIFE HALL, 5TH FLOOR, B571.3, PITTSBURGH, PA, 15213-2536
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DR. AREF RAHMAN,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

17

payments

$1,969

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2015

9

payments

$5,865

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2014

32

payments

$17,481

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor
2013

6

payments

$1,878

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor

Payment Calendar in

This doctor received a payment on days in .

Each box below represents a single day during the disclosure period. A gray box indicates no payments. The darker the color, the more payments a doctor received that day.

Types of Payments in

Category Payments Payment Value
Consulting
4 $10,986
Promotional Speaking/Other
2 $4,901
Consulting
1 $3,117
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $2,262
Food and Beverage
25 $1,584
Honoraria
1 $1,500
Travel and Lodging
5 $1,285
Food and Beverage
12 $684
Food and Beverage
7 $486
Food and Beverage
5 $378
Travel and Lodging
1 $10

Drugs & Devices in

Totals listed below account for all payments from that mention this product. Beginning in 2016, the government began classifying products as drugs, devices, biologics or medical supplies. Below, you will see drugs (drugs and biologics) and devices (devices and medical supplies). If a payment record mentions more than one product, the entire value will be included in each of those products. When no products are listed, they are not included in the list below.

This physician does not have any payments relating to a specific drug or device for this year.

Product Name Product Type Payments
ENSITE

device

$1,280
DRAGONFLY

device

$390
PRESSUREWIRE

device

$390
CORONARY ORBITAL ATHERECTOMY SYSTEM

device

$132
TIGERWIRE

device

$93
LIFEVEST

device

$74
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT

device

$2,262
ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY

device

$2,262
VASCULAR

device

$298
CORLANOR

drug

$95
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
VASCULAR

device

$4,090
STRUCTURAL HEART

device

$2,001
FLASH OSTIAL SYSTEM

device

$144
MYNX VASCULAR CLOSURE DEVICE

device

$144
RANEXA

drug

$86
DRUG-COATED BALLOONS

device

$78
ATHERECTOMY DEVICE

device

$9
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
MYNX VASCULAR CLOSURE DEVICE

device

$1,673
FLASH OSTIAL SYSTEM

device

$173
CARDIAC MONITORS - INSERTABLE

device

$67
VASCULAR

device

$11
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Aug 4, 2014 $4,073

No Listed Product Consulting SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Aug 4, 2014 $4,063

No Listed Product Consulting SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Apr 27, 2015 $3,117

No Listed Product Consulting SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Aug 28, 2014 $3,016

VASCULAR Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 4, 2014 $2,550

No Listed Product Consulting SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Jun 25, 2015 $2,262

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 16, 2014 $1,885

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 26, 2013 $1,500

MYNX VASCULAR CLOSURE DEVICE Honoraria ACCESS CLOSURE, INC
May 1, 2016 $870

ENSITE Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 4, 2014 $300

No Listed Product Consulting ACCESS CLOSURE, INC
Nov 5, 2014 $176

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 1, 2016 $176

ENSITE Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 2, 2016 $166

ENSITE Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Feb 20, 2016 $137

DRAGONFLY PRESSUREWIRE Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 12, 2013 $126

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ANGIOSCORE, INC.
Aug 13, 2014 $125

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 15, 2015 $120

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 13, 2013 $118

FLASH OSTIAL SYSTEM MYNX VASCULAR CLOSURE DEVICE Food and Beverage ACCESS CLOSURE, INC
Sep 14, 2014 $116

STRUCTURAL HEART VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 29, 2016 $113

CORONARY ORBITAL ATHERECTOMY SYSTEM Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
May 1, 2016 $108

DRAGONFLY PRESSUREWIRE Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 4, 2014 $100

No Listed Product Food and Beverage SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Nov 4, 2014 $99

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 5, 2014 $99

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 8, 2014 $97

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 14, 2014 $97

VASCULAR Food and Beverage

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AV AV 10380625 20141217 0002 AV 10380625 20141217 0002 0006

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Jul 23, 2015 $95

CORLANOR Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Mar 4, 2014 $94

No Listed Product Food and Beverage SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Apr 27, 2015 $93

No Listed Product Food and Beverage SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
May 13, 2014 $87

FLASH OSTIAL SYSTEM MYNX VASCULAR CLOSURE DEVICE Food and Beverage ACCESS CLOSURE, INC
Mar 29, 2014 $86

RANEXA Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

591028-1616368-4281429-1425-Gilead Sciences-VRL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Dec 14, 2016 $81

TIGERWIRE Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 4, 2014 $78

DRUG-COATED BALLOONS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 27, 2016 $74

LIFEVEST Food and Beverage ZOLL SERVICES LLC (A/K/A ZOLL LIFECOR CORP)
Aug 5, 2015 $74

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 3, 2014 $73

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 17, 2013 $67

CARDIAC MONITORS - INSERTABLE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Nov 5, 2014 $57

FLASH OSTIAL SYSTEM MYNX VASCULAR CLOSURE DEVICE Food and Beverage ACCESS CLOSURE, INC
Dec 20, 2013 $55

FLASH OSTIAL SYSTEM MYNX VASCULAR CLOSURE DEVICE Food and Beverage ACCESS CLOSURE, INC
Nov 23, 2015 $55

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 11, 2014 $50

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 2, 2016 $48

DRAGONFLY PRESSUREWIRE Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 20, 2015 $45

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 31, 2016 $39

DRAGONFLY PRESSUREWIRE Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 2, 2016 $33

DRAGONFLY PRESSUREWIRE Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Feb 4, 2014 $33

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 2, 2016 $28

ENSITE Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 29, 2014 $25

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 2, 2016 $24

DRAGONFLY PRESSUREWIRE Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 2, 2016 $23

ENSITE Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 15, 2014 $22

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 29, 2016 $19

CORONARY ORBITAL ATHERECTOMY SYSTEM Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
May 2, 2016 $17

ENSITE Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 2, 2014 $16

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 21, 2016 $12

TIGERWIRE Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 10, 2013 $11

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Feb 1, 2014 $11

VASCULAR Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

CTE84 20913660 4216978

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Aug 4, 2014 $10

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Apr 9, 2014 $10

VASCULAR Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

CTE84 22696670 4216978

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Jul 8, 2014 $9

VASCULAR Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

CTE84 24684108 4216978

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Oct 7, 2014 $9

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Jun 3, 2014 $8

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 11, 2014 $7

VASCULAR Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

CTE84 21747979 4216978

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Jun 18, 2015 $4

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
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