Published on September 7, 2013 at 6:34 AM
Soft Tissue Repair Involving Sutures and Staples
Cardiac wound repair, pancreatic anastomotic leak, hepatic resection, splenic bleeding, biliary leaks, esophageal repair, colorectal repair, stapled gastrojejunostomy and lymphatic leaks.
"We are very pleased to have been informed by our European Notified Body of the expanded indications for ArterX Surgical Sealant. It adds a new tool for the surgeon to assist in improving the care and outcomes for the patient," commented Ronald Dieck, President and Chief Executive Officer of Tenaxis Medical. "Application of ArterX Surgical Sealant to bleeding sites has been shown to reduce suture line bleeding. This has a direct impact on reduction of operating room and hospitalization times as well as loss of blood."
Source: Tenaxis Medical, Inc.