Holding Strength of Suture: An Experimental Study Using Porcine Kidney


Ozkuvanci U., Akpinar H., Karadag M. A. , Donmez M. I. , Altunrende F.

JSLS-JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY OF LAPAROENDOSCOPIC SURGEONS, vol.21, no.3, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.4293/jsls.2017.00029
  • Title of Journal : JSLS-JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY OF LAPAROENDOSCOPIC SURGEONS

Abstract

Background and Objectives: The search for the perfect suture is going on and has resulted in the introduction of many different suture types into the market. The purpose of this study is to investigate the holding strength (HS) of different sutures in the renal parenchyma in an experimental study on pig kidneys.