PROXIMATE® Linear Cutters
Superior staple form
Superior staple form in thick tissue compared to leading brands.†
The PROXIMATE Linear Cutter has 51% fewer malformed staples than DST SeriesTM GIATM in thick tissue.‡
Reduced risk of leaks
Unique CAM mechanism helps reduce risk of staple line leakage§
The PROXIMATE Linear Cutter has a 53% higher mean luminal leak pressure when compared to DST Series GIA¶
The most options available
Widest range allows surgeons to select the most efficient size
Four different cartridges available for a variety of tissue thicknesses (white cartridge available for 55mm, gold cartridge available for 75mm)
†Benchtop testing in porcine tissue vs. Autosture DST Series GIA (GIA8038S) at 2mm-5mm thickness range (p<0.001).
‡Benchtop testing of formed staples fired in porcine tissue over a 2mm-5mm range of tissue thickness (p<0.001).
§Benchtop testing of luminal leak pressure in an excised animal tissue model.
¶Benchtop testing of mean luminal leak pressure in an excised animal tissue mode at or below 50mm Hg, 60mmHg, 75mmHg, 100mmHg, p<0.001.