** Refers to STRATAFIX™ Symmetric PDS™ Plus Knotless Tissue Control Device only.
1. Ethicon Inc, 060135-160915, EMEA STRATAFIX™ Knotless Tissue Control Device Claims, May 2016, Data on File.
Full Claim: STRATAFIX™ Knotless Tissue Control Devices with Plus Antibacterial Technology are proven in vivo to kill bacteria on the suture known to be associated with SSIs, and have been shown in vitro to inhibit colonization of the suture for 7 days or more.
2. Ethicon Inc, 052447-160502, EMEA STRATAFIX™ Knotless Tissue Control Device Consolidated Claims, May 2016, Data on File.
3. Ethicon Inc, 054532-160609, EMEA DERMABOND™ PRINEO™ Skin Closure System Claims, April 2017, Data on File.