Gore-Tex

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Gore-Tex®

Surgery A versatile proprietary synthetic composed of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene, which is biologically similar to fascia and used for abdominal and thoracic wall, pediatric and diaphragmatic reconstructions, rectal, vaginal and urethral suspension, hernia repair, fascial defects
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The materials commonly employed include gortex, silicone, meshed polymer, high-density polyethylene and synthetic hydroxyapatite.
After blood has been pumped from the Heartware CF-VAD, blood flow is laminar through a 10 mm gortex graft which is then fashioned as an end to side anastomosis to the aorta [35, 36].
The produced fiber webs were compared with an existing well-known commercial protective multilayered fabric named gortex, eventually.
Some cross border problem and malpractices among the PRD cities such as; problem of "Gortex border"; growing competition from Yangtze River Delta1 (YRD) and destructive competition within Pearl River Delta Region are wasting valuable resources of PRD region and hindering sustainable economic growth.
Closer inspection of the specimen revealed two 1-[cm.sup.2] Gortex pieces attached by a prolene suture (Fig.
The largest ESOPs include highly competitive companies like Publix Supermarkets and Gortex maker W.L.
Like other travel enthusiasts, I prepare for this adventure to the coldest, windiest, driest place on earth with high rubber boots, extra gloves, a Gortex jacket, and layers of warm clothes, not knowing it will also be a journey inward, way beneath the layers of long silk underwear.
The amiable guide was dressed for the weather in a Gortex jacket, rain pants and hiking boots.
Gortex waterproof membranes keep you dry in all conditions and flex met internal met guard system flexes for maximum comfort in low places.
Martin ensures the Bengal Pro remains quiet and shock-free with four Gibration Gortex GEMs (Vibration Escape Modules).
In my opinion he missed what Dunbar was originally saying about organisations, instead over-emphasising the influence of one single example of the firm that manufactures Gortex, and how the company restricted factory sizes to 150 in order to enhance community spirit.