Evaluation: Medtronic Biosyn and Caprosyn—Short/Mid-Term Absorbable, Synthetic, Monofilament Sutures

July 19, 2017 | Evaluations & Guidance

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Medtronic's Biosyn monofilament glycomer 631 suture product line is a good choice for an absorbable, synthetic suture as it met all of ECRI Institute's performance criteria. The Caprosyn monofilament Polyglytone suture product line is also a good choice for an absorbable, synthetic suture as it met all of ECRI Institute's performance criteria.

For details on popular suture needles available from this manufacturer, see Evaluation: Medtronic P-12 Premium Reverse Cutting and V-20 Taper Point Suture Needles.

Biosyn

Caprosyn

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