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hemostat

[′hē·mə‚stat]
(medicine)
An instrument to compress a bleeding vessel.
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Flowable hemostats are a combination of active and mechanical agents.
Well, I learned that day that a "mosquito" is another name for a clamp or hemostat.
CoSeal(tm) surgical sealant and CoStasis(tm) surgical hemostat are registered trademarks of Cohesion Technologies, Inc.
Millennium Research Group's European Markets for Surgical Hemostats, Internal Tissue Sealants, and Adhesion Barriers 2012 report includes procedure, unit, average selling price and revenue information, along with market drivers and limiters and competitive landscape for navigation platforms for surgical hemostats, internal tissue sealants and adhesion barriers in France, Germany, Italy and the United Kingdom.
Surgical hemostats are used in a wide variety of procedures as a method of controlling or promoting clotting in surgical site bleeding and creating greater visibility and control of the surgical site during a procedure.
because these procedures often do not require the use of surgical hemostats, internal tissue sealants or adhesion barriers.
Procedures & Market Forecasts: Surgical Sealants, Glues, Absorbable Hemostats, & Adhesion Prevention Products
MedeGrip replaces the risky technique of using a hemostat (clamp) to grab the wings of needleless IV connectors and other small plastic devices.
2] Adjunctive hemostats are typically utilized to reduce or prevent surgical bleeding, and over time, the use of hemostatic agents has increased for all surgical procedures.
Western European Tissue Sealants and Topical Hemostats Market is part of the Advanced Medical Technologies Growth Partnership Service program, which also includes research in the following markets: Medical Device Industry - Recovering from Recession and European Orthopedic Devices Market Outlook.
The company will now be able to compete in the surgical hemostat market, valued at $850 million in 20111, making this the largest single market HemCon aims to serve with its life-saving products.
Underpenetrated market: Compared to the United States, the European market for surgical hemostats, internal tissue sealants and adhesion barriers is underpenetrated.