Over the last 60 years, the flexible endoscope has been instrumental for surgeons as therapeutic intervention has evolved. Today, surgeons are going beyond the traditional exploratory boundaries of endoscopic surgery to deliver treatment.
Read this special report from General Surgery News about the rising trend of therapeutic endoscopy.
At Cook Medical, we’re proud to play a part in advancing treatment. Check out our expanding product portfolio in therapeutic endoscopy:
Hemospray® Endoscopic Hemostat
Used for hemostasis of nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding.
Used for endoscopic clip placement within the gastrointestinal tract for the purpose of endoscopic marking, hemostasis for mucosal/submucosal defects less than 3 cm in the upper GI tract, bleeding ulcers, arteries less than 2 mm and polyps less than 1.5 cm in diameter in the GI tract. This device is not intended for the repair of GI tract lumenal perforations.
This device is used to maintain luminal patency of the esophagus in cases of: obstruction caused by intrinsic or extrinsic malignancies, refractory benign strictures, or to seal tracheoesophageal fistulas.
Used to maintain patency of malignant esophageal strictures and/or to seal tracheoesophageal fistulas.
Used for palliative treatment of duodenal or gastric outlet obstruction or strictures caused by malignant neoplasms.
Used for palliative treatment of colonic obstruction or colonic strictures caused by malignant neoplasms, and to relieve large bowel obstruction prior to colectomy in patients with malignant strictures.