Surgical forceps available for open urologic procedures

April 27, 2003

Gyrus Medical introduces the PK System Open Forceps with an angled jawfor open urologic procedures, including prostatectomies, nephrectomies,and cystectomies. The bipolar radiofrequency-based device coagulates vesselsup to 7 mm, has minimal thermal spread, and replaces sutures and staples,the company says.