Surgical Fixation Devices

Devices used to hold tissue structures together for repair, reconstruction or to close wounds. They may consist of adsorbable or non-adsorbable, natural or synthetic materials. They include tissue adhesives, skin tape, sutures, buttons, staples, clips, screws, etc., each designed to conform to various tissue geometries.
Also Known As:
Surgical Fasteners; Device, Surgical Fixation; Devices, Surgical Fixation; Fastener, Surgical; Fasteners, Surgical; Fixation Device, Surgical; Fixation Devices, Surgical; Surgical Fastener; Surgical Fixation Device
Networked: 1 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 0 trials/studies)

Therapy Context: Research Results


1. Skippage, Philippa L: 1 article (10/2008)
2. Watson, Sarah G: 1 article (10/2008)
3. Patel, Uday: 1 article (10/2008)
4. Ingram, Mark D: 1 article (10/2008)

Related Diseases

1. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Catheters