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procedures on the colon

with the use of ThermoStapler®


procedures on the colon Release of the ascending colon by closing and cutting blood vessels.

procedures on the colon 2 Closing the blood vessels using the ThermoStapler® instrument.

procedures on the colon 3 While closing blood vessels,
a distance of 2 cm from the colon membrane should be maintained.

procedures on the colon 4 Stomach resection. Cutting sealed blood vessels with scissors.

The ThermoStapler® vessel sealing system enables permanent sealing of large blood vessels and tissues during open and laparoscopic surgery.


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The ThermoStapler® system, designed by EMED, is an alternative to the traditional vessel sealing method using many ligatures and staplers.

ThermoStapler® system is based on modern bipolar technique.

It enables reliable vessel sealing and minimizes the patient's blood loss during the procedure.

As a result, less time for blood vessel sealing, less materials for surgical field drying and less blood units administered to the patient are required.


main advantages


  • physical pressure onto the vessel with the use of a special bipolar instrument
  • a generator administering high frequency and low voltage current which does not cause sparks during the sealing process
  • constant monitoring of the tissue impedance during the process of sealing
  • microprocessor control ensuring the repeated coagulation effect
  • automatic switch-off of the generator at the moment of achieving the optimal sealing of the vessel, confirmed with a sound signal

 


  • the possibility to select the level of intensity of the effect lower intensity means higher precision and depth of the coagulation, higher intensity means quicker final effect
  • the possibility to connect two different ThermoStapler® instruments or to combine the vessel sealing technique with a traditional bipolar technique

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accessories & instruments


ThermoStapler®

801-123
MultiSwitch, two-pedal footswitch

100-203
Bipolar cable for scissor-clamp

401-030


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