* Seal strength in excess of 2 times systolic (greater than or equal to 200 mmHg) in porcine arteries.
* The burst pressure of transected 3-5mm porcine carotids was 207.8mmHG at 99% probability and 95% confidence (n=89). (C735)
† HARMONIC FOCUS resulted in less blood loss and faster transection times compared to CUSA when used for liver transection
† Based on prospective comparative study between fusion technique with HARMONIC FOCUS (n=18) vs. CUSA-bipolar (n=18). Jagannath P et al. Fusion technique for liver transection with Kelly-clysis and Harmonic technology. World J Surg. 2010; 34:101-105. (C1965)
|| The EES Linear Cutter (NTLC55 & NTLC75) features an innovative 3-D surgical staple technology that is designed to produce more uniform tissue compression than B-Form staples. (C1951)
‡ The EES Linear Cutter (NTLC55 & NTLC75) [with innovative 3D staple technology] delivers superior hemostasis.(C1950)
‡ Assessment based on visual inspection of vessels after transection in an animate porcine model compared to the DST Series GIA (GIA8038S) and Frankenmann Chex Linear Cutter (LC80B). (C1950)