hemostat


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hemostat

[′hē·mə‚stat]
(medicine)
An instrument to compress a bleeding vessel.
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As a leading provider of advanced hemostats and sealants, Deerfield-based Baxter is focused on continually identifying solutions to help meet surgeons varying needs," said Wil Boren, president of Baxters Advanced Surgery business.
PREVELEAK augments Baxter's portfolio of complementary hemostats, sealants, and tissue products used in cardiovascular and other surgeries, offering surgeons additional products to address patients' varying needs.
The patients were randomly divided into three groups (random sorting through a computerized list of patients), each of them employing a different means of hemostasis: in Group-I, classic surgical procedures were used to achieve hemostasis (ligatures and bipolar electrocauterization alone); in Group-II, oxidized regenerated cellulose patch (SurgicelA(r) cellulose-based hemostat 2.
On the basis of product the Hemostats market is segmented into thrombin based hemostats, combination agents hemostats, oxidized regeneration cellulose based hemostats, gelatin based hemostats and collagen based segments.
I make sure I tell my students this story; they get a kick out of it and I know they will always remember that a "mosquito" when spoken in medical terms, is a hemostat or clamp used for hemostasis.
The SyringeAvitene[TM] Collagen Hemostat provides Avitene Flour in an easy to handle applicator that allows the user to apply as little or as much of the hemostat as required.
CoSeal is based on an entirely different technology platform than our first product for hemostasis, and furthers the Company's goal of being the surgeon's first choice for next-generation hemostats, sealants, adhesives and adhesion barriers," stated David Foster, chief executive officer of Cohesion Technologies.
Ethicon reported on Tuesday the receipt of approval from the US Food and Drug Administration for the SURGICEL Powder Absorbable Hemostat.
HOYA Group PENTAX Medical announced on Wednesday that it has launched a new bipolar hot hemostasis forceps to achieve easy control of bleeding during endoscopic therapy procedures, called HemoStat WideCup.
Even when smaller instruments arc used, it can be difficult to hold the slippery implant's tip firmly in the curved hemostat.
The negative effect on sales will be strongest in the Italian market, where surgical hemostats will be the only segment to see an actual contraction in revenues through 2016.
Haemostatix two lead products are PeproStat, liquid hemostat that is applied to wounds for controlling bleeding during surgery.