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Applied Medical Selected by the Premier Healthcare Alliance to Highlight Commitment to Healthcare Quality Improvement, Innovation

... gold standard for the establishment of pneumoperitoneum for any laparoscopic procedure." Fios(R) first entry combines the benefits of an Optical trocar with the functionality of pre-insufflation. Under direct vision, the Fios system uses Sequential Helix(R) technology to separate tissue layers, gaini...

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Novel Investigational Notes and SSL Devices Featured in 15 Presentations at Sages

...e U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The content of the NOTES Toolbox includes: Tissue Apposition System Steerable Flex trocar with Rotary Access Needle Flexible Bipolar Hemostasis Forceps Flexible Maryland Dissector Articulating Hook Knife Arti...

The navel: A single, safe surgical access route for kidney extraction

...which is only possible in women. The single-port transumbilical nephrectomy (the technical name for this operation) was carried out using a single trocar made by the company Olympus. This laparoscopic instrument requires considerable control and precision to be used correctly, as the surgeon has to use ...

ETHICON Launches the Latest Innovation in Hernia Repair Platform; PROCEED(TM) Ventral Patch (PVP(TM) Device)

...ice featuring lighter-weight mesh and exclusive, absorbable deployment technology. It is indicated for use in umbilical, epigastric, small ventral and trocar site hernias. Hernias are extremely common. Umbilical hernias occur near the belly button or navel, which has a natural weakness from the blo...

NOSCAR announces 2008 NOTES Research Award winners

...State University Hospital, Columbus, OH Feasibility of Diagnostic Translumenal Endoscopic Peritoneoscopy for Abdominal Insufflation, Adhesiolysis and trocar Placement in Patients Who Require Laparoscopic Access Michael Marohn, DO, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Immune & Base...

How to effectively avoid many common complications and liver damage in bile duct exploration?

...sociated by laparoscopic instruments under pneumoperitoneum conditions. The trocar puncture point near the xiphoid was extended to about 5 cm. From this incis...us of the intrahepatic duct without pneumoperitoneum. From the extended trocar incision and the left intrahepatic duct, the common bile ducts were inspect...

Novare Announces Completion of 100th Single Port Laparoscopic Procedure Using RealHand(R) High Dexterity (HD) Instruments

...se 'hidden scar' procedures require a single skin incision, and are performed entirely through the patient's belly button, either with a single larger trocar or several smaller ones. The goal is to reduce post operative pain, speed recovery and improve cosmetic results for the patient. "This milestone has b...

The First Incisionless Transoral Fundoplication for Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux is Performed in the U.S. at Ohio State University and Oregon Health & Science University Medical Centers

...d their referring and treating physicians. "These new incisionless procedures expand the therapeutic window." Laparoscopy, performed with three to six trocar holes in the abdomen offers significant advantage over open surgery, which involves a long incision on the abdomen, but both are still very invasive. ...
Trocar in Medical Technology

First Patient of NOTES Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) Study Successfully Treated With Ethicon Endo-Surgery Devices

...urgery* The content of the investigational Ethicon Endo-Surgery Toolbox includes: Tissue Apposition System Steerable Flex trocar with Rotary Access Needle Flexible Bipolar Hemostasis Forceps Flexible Maryland Dissector Articulating Hook Knife Arti...

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Studies Presented at DDW Demonstrate Potential of Pure NOTES Surgery With Company's Toolbox

...Surgery The content of the investigational Ethicon Endo-Surgery Toolbox includes: Tissue Apposition System Steerable Flex trocar with Rotary Access Needle Flexible Bipolar Hemostasis Forceps Flexible Maryland Dissector Articulating Hook Knife Arti...

Novare Announces Successful Series of Single Port Lap Band Procedures With RealHand(R) High Dexterity Instruments

... first surgeon to successfully do so. Dr. Teixeira uses RealHand HD instruments to enable the procedure and his approach eliminates an upper abdominal trocar placement that is often a site for significant patient discomfort. "This is a major step toward reducing pain and recovery time for bariatric patien...
Trocar in Medical Products

Two-Part Trocar Needles - Echotip®

Description: Used for percutaneous nephrostomy. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Company:Cook Urological

Two-Part Trocar Needles - Standard

Description: Used for percutaneous nephrostomy. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Company:Cook Urological

Endo Closetrade; Trocar Site Closure Device

Description: The ENDO CLOSE™ trocar site closure device has application in laparoscopic procedures for approximation of tissues and percutaneous suturing for closing incision sites....
Company:Autosuture

Three-spring evacuator kits with silicone drains, 10 in. hole pattern, trocar and Y-connector tubing

Description: Three-spring evacuator kits with silicone drains, 10 in. hole pattern, trocar and Y-connector tubing...
Company:Bard Medical

Three-spring evacuator kits with PVC drains, 12 in. hole pattern With trocar and Y-connector tube

Description: Provides reliable suction for surgical cases with larger amounts of drainage....
Company:Bard Medical

BLUNTPORT Plus (Single Use Converterless 5 mm-12 mm Trocar System for Open Laparoscopy)

Description: BLUNTPORT Plus Single Use Converterless 5 mm - 12 mm Trocar System for Open Laparoscopy....
Company:Autosuture

VISIPORT™ Plus RPF (Single Use Optical Trocar With VERSAPORT™ Plus RPF Converterless Trocar Sleeve)

Description: VISIPORT™ Plus RPF Single Use Optical Trocar with VERSAPORT™ Plus RPF Converterless Trocar Sleeve. Bladed Trocars are devices that contain a metal blade to gain access to the abdominal cavity....
Company:Autosuture

VERSAPORT™ Plus RPF (Single Use Converterless Trocar System)

Description: The Auto Suture™ VERSAPORT™ PLUS RPF trocar is available in 5-8 mm, 5-10 mm, 5-10 mm long, 5 mm-11 mm, 5 mm-12 mm, and 10 mm-15 mm sizes with a radiolucent sleeve and shield. The VERSAPORT™ PLUS RPF trocar has a sharp pyramidal tip and a spring-loaded shield. Upon entry into a...
Company:Autosuture

VERSAPORT™ Plus V2 (Single Use Converterless Trocar System)

Description: The VERSAPORT™ PLUS V2 trocar has a sharp linear blade and a spring-loaded locking shield. The Auto Suture™ VERSAPORT™ PLUS V2 trocar is available in 5 mm, 5 mm-11 mm, 5 mm-12 mm and 5 mm-12 mm long sizes with a radiolucent sleeve and shield. The VERSAPORT™ PLUS V2 troca...
Company:Autosuture

FLEXIPATH Flexible Surgical Trocar Paks

Description: FPK01 Thoracic Trocar Pak contains: (1) 15mm obturator, (3) 15mm flexible sleeves and (1) 12mm ENDOPATH thoracic trocar (TT012). FPK02 Thoracic Trocar Pak contains: (1) 15mm obturator, (3) 15mm flexible sleeves. FPK03 Thoracic Trocar Pak contains: (1) 20mm obturator, (3) 20mm flexible sleeves...
Company:Ethicon, Inc.

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