haemostat

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a surgical instrument that stops bleeding by clamping the blood vessel

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Framework for the supply of haemostats and surgical sealants including, but not limited to, cellulose and gelatin based haemostats and fibrin/thrombin containing haemostats and surgical sealants.
The research covers tissue sealants (fibrin and synthetic) and topical haemostats (gelatine-based, collagen-based, thrombin-based, oxidized-regenerated cellulose-based and combination).
The demand for tissue sealants and topical haemostats products is directly proportional to the total number of surgical procedures performed," notes Frost & Sullivan Research Analyst Brahadeesh Chandrasekaran.
Alginate Fabric, Its Use In Wound Dressing And Surgical Haemostats And A Process For Its Manufacture: No.
The current market for active topical haemostats in surgical applications alone is estimated at [euro] 700 - 800 million per year, and this is expected to grow to ~ [euro]1.