7 x 30 mm] Insyte[TM] Autoguard[TM] [BD, Franklin Lakes, NJ, USA], made of BD Vialon), with two cyanoacrylate TAs: Dermabond
and Histoacryl, and three removal agents: paraffin, acetone and Remove[TM] adhesive removal wipes (Smith & Nephew, Canada) was assessed by measuring the tensile strength of IVCs after exposure to these solutions on the central 1 cm of the IVC for one hour, followed by mechanical testing.
Furthermore, these findings are of particular significance to specialists, as they show that DERMABOND
Adhesive can be successfully utilized and achieve a high rate of satisfaction among both physicians and patients across numerous surgical applications.
is likely to become standard equipment in the offices of pediatricians and dermatologists, as well as in emergency departments.
tissue cohesive products include DERMABOND
Topical Skin Adhesive, which is used to replace sutures and staples for closure of certain lacerations and incisions, OCTYLDENT cohesive, which is used as an adjunct in the treatment of adult periodontal disease; and NEXABAND topical cohesives, a family of products used in veterinary wound closure and management.
CLOSURE Medical filed the pre-market approval application (PMA) with the FDA in December 1996 whereupon the application was granted "expedited processing" because of the potential public health benefit of DERMABOND
Topical Skin Adhesive to reduce patient pain and anxiety.
Wound closure includes the world's largest portfolio of synthetic sutures, PLUS Coated Antibacterial sutures and Dermabond
Topical Skin Adhesive.
With innovative technologies such as DERMABOND
Topical Skin Adhesive, Plus Antibacterial Sutures and FlexHD Acellular Hydrated Dermis, Ethicon is focused on the specific needs of the nurse, patient and hospital.
NEW YORK -- Dermabond
adhesive is significantly faster than sutures for trocar incision closure and comparable in terms of pain and cosmesis in gynecologic surgery, Marlan Schwartz, M.
Clark spearheaded the company's efforts to develop manufacturing and packaging processes for medical-grade adhesives; continued research eventually led to the success of Dermabond
Topical Skin Adhesive, currently the company's main product, the first, and so far only, cyanoacrylate medical product to receive approval from the U.
Manufactured as Dermabond
by Ethicon, a major American producer of conventional suture material, this new adhesive was used in 130 patients with 136 total lacerations admitted to the emergency department of the Ottawa General Hospital in Ontario, Canada.
High Viscosity Dermabond
Topical Skin Adhesive (2-octyl cyanoacrylate) is approved as a topical application to hold closed easily approximated skin edges of wounds from surgical incisions, including punctures from minimally invasive surgery and simple, thoroughly cleansed, trauma-induced lacerations.
adhesive should not be used on patients with a known hypersensitivity to cyanoacrylate or formaldehyde.