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|Covidien Launches Two Enhanced LigaSure™ Vessel Sealing Products at American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2013|
LigaSureTM portfolio celebrates 15th anniversary with redesigned LigaSure Impact™ and LigaSure™ Blunt Tip, offering improved ergonomics for a better surgical experience
“Around the world, Covidien’s LigaSure devices are a trusted and valued
product portfolio in the operating room. LigaSure vessel sealing
instruments already are used in millions of surgical procedures and we
continue to innovate to enhance our products,” said
The LigaSure Impact device, featuring a curved, large jaw open sealer/divider, offers improved visibility in the surgical field, more intuitive jaw positioning and enhanced ergonomics for a better surgical experience. The LigaSure blunt tip laparoscopic sealer/divider has contoured tips for improved dissection, better handling and a more compact, ergonomic handle for greater comfort and control for various hand sizes.
Both the LigaSure Impact and blunt tip devices received U.
About LigaSure and TissueFect
With more than eight million procedures completed worldwide, LigaSure technology is supported by an ever-growing body of evidence-based research, now totaling well over 300 published peer-reviewed studies.
LigaSure tissue fusion in the ForceTriad energy platform, has faster fusion cycles, more flexible fusion zones and less desiccation than the original LigaSure generator. TissueFect sensing technology monitors changes in tissue 3,333 times a second and adjusts energy output accordingly to deliver the appropriate amount of energy for the desired tissue effect.