** STRATAFIX™ Symmetric PDS™ Plus Devices only
Full claim: HARMONIC™ devices use heat to effectively seal and divide vessels while delivering minimal lateral thermal spread. (C1390)
1. Ethicon Inc, HARMONIC ACE™ (ACE+) Adaptive Tissue Technology IFU. 2. Ethicon Inc, HARMONIC ACE+7 IFU.
Full claim: Focus frictional heat between the jaws of the device, contributing to minimal lateral thermal spread. (C1391)
3. For complete instructions for use, refer to the HARMONIC ACE™+7 Shears, HARMONIC FOCUS and HARMONIC ACE™+ IFUs
Full claim: Controlled Tissue Compression and Adjustable Height Staple technology is designed to enable surgeons to create a secure anastomosis with effective perfusion to promote healing. (C2001)
4. Ethicon Inc, SCN045048, Summary of Design Intent for ETHICON Intraluminal Stapler (ILS) to Support Claims, Mar 2016, Data on File.
5. Ethicon Inc, Instructions for Use ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY Endoscopic Curved Intraluminal Stapler (ILS).
Full claim: STRATAFIX™ Symmetric PDS™ Plus Knotless Tissue Control Devices provide excellent holding strength and can be used in high-tension areas, such as fascia.
6. Ethicon Inc, EMEA SFX Claim 060117-160915, May 2017, Data on File.