The company added the OverStitch Sx endoscopic suturing
systems enable advanced endoscopic surgery by allowing physicians to place full-thickness sutures from a single-channel flexible endoscope.
"With the patient's health at the forefront of our thinking, we aimed to introduce a suturing
device that will help reduce the margin of error in minimally-invasive surgery," said Dr.
* Group A: Continuous suturing
: Continuous suture technique with continuous locking sutures in the vagina, perineum muscles and subcutaneous sutures for skin.
The art of suturing
wounds had been described in the Egyptian scrolls as early as 3500BC.
technique for uterine bleeding during cesarean delivery.
The first case of successful pregnancy after hypogastric artery ligation and B-Lynch suturing
technique was reported by Api et al in 20054.
Cystotomy is a surgical incision in to the urinary bladder which may be required for the removal of calculi, diagnosis and resection of tumors, refractory urinary tract infections, repair of ectopic ureters, for urinary diversions and ruptured urinary bladder (Brown, 2011).Varieties of suturing
patterns are used for the closure of cystotomy wound.
Garber explains, before, a surgeon should even begin to consider tackling single port surgery, they need to master suturing
in traditional laparoscopy.
Because bidirectional barbed suture is knotless, it can securely re-approximate tissues in less time than traditional suturing
and at less expense
For example, while suturing
requires 5 to 10 minutes to complete, even by expert hands, the placement of fibrin glue takes less than 60 seconds (including the compression time).
minor nonbleeding postpartum lacerations ([is less than] 2 cm long and [is less than] 2 cm deep) does not improve healing rates or decrease perineal discomfort.
Blunt suture needles may be particularly useful in preventing PIs during suturing
in a poorly visualized anatomic space--a situation associated with increased risks for PI for surgeons and with transmission of hepatitis B virus from surgeons to patients (7).