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ALFRED A CHU
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ALFRED A CHU

Listed Specialty: Cardiovascular Disease
1901 PORT LN, AMARILLO, TX, 79106-2430
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ALFRED CHU,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

11

payments

$1,673

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2015

7

payments

$293

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor
2014

43

payments

$3,839

payment total

9

companies paid this doctor
2013

23

payments

$601

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor

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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
Travel and Lodging
7 $2,766
Travel and Lodging
3 $1,242
Food and Beverage
34 $974
Food and Beverage
21 $502
Food and Beverage
8 $431
Food and Beverage
6 $223
Education
1 $99
Education
1 $99
Education
1 $70

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
NC TREK CORONARY CATHETERS

device

$1,268
XIENCE V CORONARY STENT SYSTEM

device

$1,268
ASAHI FIELDER CORONARY GUIDE WIRE

device

$1,268
HI-TORQUE CORONARY GUIDE WIRE

device

$1,268
HT BMW UNIVERSAL

device

$119
SILVERHAWK

device

$90
ABSORB GT1

device

$85
PRALUENT (ALIROCUMAB) INJECTION

drug

$25
† 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
CVI INJECTOR

device

$83
ELIQUIS

drug

$54
PRECISE PRO RX CAROTID STENT SYSTEM

device

$48
CLEVIPREX

drug

$15
CORLANOR

drug

$12
REPATHA

drug

$12
RANEXA

drug

$10
† 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

$1,955
ATHERECTOMY DEVICE

device

$1,306
ENDOVASCULAR

device

$279
BRILINTA

drug

$127
CARDIOVASCULAR

device

$37
STENTS

device

$26
BALLOON CATHETERS

device

$21
EFFIENT

drug

$19
GUIDELINER

device

$15
† 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
BRILINTA

drug

$120
ATHERECTOMY DEVICE

device

$119
ENDOVASCULAR

device

$96
CHRONIC VENOUS INSUFFICIENCY

device

$70
OTHER

device

$60
STENTS

device

$53
CARDIOVASCULAR-ENDOVASCULAR

device

$51
CATHETER

device

$20
RANEXA

drug

$12
† 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 7, 2014 $950

VASCULAR Travel and Lodging

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AV AV 10669432 20141120 0035 AV 10669432 20141120 0035 0022 Clinical Investigation on New Product

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Feb 29, 2016 $651

ASAHI FIELDER CORONARY GUIDE WIRE HI-TORQUE CORONARY GUIDE WIRE NC TREK CORONARY CATHETERS XIENCE V CORONARY STENT SYSTEM Travel and Lodging

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AV AV 10743241 20160307 0015 AV 10743241 20160307 0015 0002

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Jul 28, 2014 $616

VASCULAR Travel and Lodging

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AV AV 10743241 20141002 0021 AV 10743241 20141002 0021 0012

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Oct 22, 2014 $584

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Travel and Lodging CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Feb 29, 2016 $472

ASAHI FIELDER CORONARY GUIDE WIRE HI-TORQUE CORONARY GUIDE WIRE NC TREK CORONARY CATHETERS XIENCE V CORONARY STENT SYSTEM Travel and Lodging

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AV AV 10743241 20160307 0013 AV 10743241 20160307 0013 0002

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Nov 21, 2014 $404

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Travel and Lodging CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Nov 21, 2014 $130

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Jan 16, 2016 $119

HT BMW UNIVERSAL Food and Beverage

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CTE84 36189767 4004230

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Feb 29, 2016 $119

ASAHI FIELDER CORONARY GUIDE WIRE HI-TORQUE CORONARY GUIDE WIRE NC TREK CORONARY CATHETERS XIENCE V CORONARY STENT SYSTEM Travel and Lodging

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AV AV 10743241 20160307 0014 AV 10743241 20160307 0014 0002

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Dec 9, 2014 $107

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Travel and Lodging CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Aug 11, 2014 $100

VASCULAR Food and Beverage

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AV AV 10669432 20141120 0015 AV 10669432 20141120 0015 0001 Clinical Investigation on New Product

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Dec 14, 2013 $99

BRILINTA Education

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Textbook

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Jan 27, 2014 $99

BRILINTA Education

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Textbook

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Feb 19, 2014 $92

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ANGIODYNAMICS, INC.
Aug 11, 2014 $91

VASCULAR Travel and Lodging

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AV AV 10669432 20141120 0006 AV 10669432 20141120 0006 0016 Clinical Investigation on New Product

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Dec 22, 2016 $90

SILVERHAWK Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jul 28, 2014 $87

VASCULAR Food and Beverage

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AV AV 10743241 20141002 0014 AV 10743241 20141002 0014 0013 Lunch

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Aug 6, 2013 $86

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Aug 10, 2016 $85

No Listed Product Food and Beverage GE HEALTHCARE
Aug 25, 2016 $85

ABSORB GT1 Food and Beverage

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CTE84 40481607 4004230

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Jan 13, 2015 $83

CVI INJECTOR Food and Beverage ACIST MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC.
Aug 13, 2015 $70

No Listed Product Education

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Textbook

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Aug 29, 2013 $70

CHRONIC VENOUS INSUFFICIENCY Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Jul 28, 2014 $66

VASCULAR Food and Beverage

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AV AV 10743241 20141002 0015 AV 10743241 20141002 0015 0013 Breakfast

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Nov 12, 2013 $60

OTHER Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Feb 5, 2015 $54

ELIQUIS Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Oct 5, 2015 $48

PRECISE PRO RX CAROTID STENT SYSTEM Food and Beverage CARDINAL HEALTH 200, LLC
Dec 15, 2014 $43

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Nov 21, 2014 $38

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Sep 5, 2013 $33

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Aug 11, 2014 $31

VASCULAR Food and Beverage

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AV AV 10669432 20141120 0015 AV 10669432 20141120 0015 0018 Clinical Investigation on New Product

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Dec 17, 2013 $29

CARDIOVASCULAR-ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Sep 29, 2014 $29

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Jun 11, 2014 $27

CARDIOVASCULAR ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Oct 21, 2014 $26

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Jul 29, 2014 $25

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Oct 1, 2013 $25

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Nov 4, 2014 $25

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Sep 16, 2013 $24

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Oct 22, 2013 $23

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Sep 30, 2014 $23

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Aug 13, 2013 $22

CARDIOVASCULAR-ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Dec 2, 2014 $21

BALLOON CATHETERS Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jan 31, 2014 $21

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Aug 28, 2013 $20

CATHETER Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Sep 24, 2014 $19

EFFIENT Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Nov 6, 2013 $17

STENTS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 20, 2014 $17

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Oct 17, 2014 $16

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Jul 28, 2014 $15

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Oct 23, 2014 $15

GUIDELINER Food and Beverage VASCULAR SOLUTIONS, INC.
Nov 8, 2013 $15

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Feb 29, 2016 $15

ASAHI FIELDER CORONARY GUIDE WIRE HI-TORQUE CORONARY GUIDE WIRE NC TREK CORONARY CATHETERS XIENCE V CORONARY STENT SYSTEM Food and Beverage

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AV AV 10743241 20160307 0003 AV 10743241 20160307 0003 0005

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Nov 4, 2015 $15

CLEVIPREX Food and Beverage THE MEDICINES COMPANY
Oct 17, 2014 $14

VASCULAR Travel and Lodging

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AV AV 10186723 20141104 0199 AV 10186723 20141104 0199 0001 Clincial Investigation on New Product

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Nov 19, 2013 $14

STENTS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Apr 16, 2014 $13

STENTS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Dec 9, 2016 $13

PRALUENT (ALIROCUMAB) INJECTION Food and Beverage REGENERON HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS, INC.
May 18, 2016 $13

PRALUENT (ALIROCUMAB) INJECTION Food and Beverage REGENERON HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS, INC.
Jan 8, 2014 $12

STENTS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 21, 2014 $12

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Feb 29, 2016 $12

ASAHI FIELDER CORONARY GUIDE WIRE HI-TORQUE CORONARY GUIDE WIRE NC TREK CORONARY CATHETERS XIENCE V CORONARY STENT SYSTEM Food and Beverage

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AV AV 10743241 20160307 0004 AV 10743241 20160307 0004 0005

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Sep 8, 2015 $12

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Oct 29, 2013 $12

RANEXA Food and Beverage

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541186-1535943-4007421-449-Gilead Sciences

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Sep 24, 2013 $12

STENTS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Mar 14, 2014 $11

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Aug 7, 2013 $11

STENTS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Nov 3, 2014 $11

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Dec 10, 2014 $11

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
May 21, 2015 $10

RANEXA Food and Beverage

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CONCUR;5752528;1959;10839339;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Jul 29, 2014 $10

CARDIOVASCULAR ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Oct 22, 2013 $9

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Oct 2, 2013 $8

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Oct 4, 2013 $6

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Oct 20, 2014 $6

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Sep 30, 2014 $6

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Nov 10, 2014 $6

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Nov 11, 2014 $5

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Nov 5, 2013 $4

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Nov 5, 2013 $4

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Sep 16, 2014 $4

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
Sep 29, 2014 $3

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CORDIS CORPORATION
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