Creation of an instant wrapping clip with GORE-TEX® sheet

Yoko Kato, Hirotoshi Sano, Tetsuo Kanno

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Abstract

Using a sheet of GORE-TEX® it is possible to simply and instantly produce an encircling aneurysm clip. Two blades of a conventional angled aneurysm clip are bridged with a folded piece of GORE-TEX® sheet. Circumferential enclosure of an artery with the GORE-TEX® sheet and aneurysm clip enable the artery to be firmly wrapped. By selecting the aneurysm clip from the wide variety of commercially available clips, fragile, small and broad-based aneurysms can be securely wrapped along with the parent vessel.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)486-487
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Clinical Neuroscience
Volume4
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-1997

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery
  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Physiology (medical)

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