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Surgical Technology Suture Types
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Polyglyconate/ Maxon
Polydioxanone/ PDS II
monofilament absorbable... uses: superficial hemostasis, tissue…
monofilament absorbable... uses: internal ligation, may be used…
monofilament absorbable... general soft tissue approximation. pe…
monofilament absorbable ... tissue that requires long-term tensi…
Plain Gut
monofilament absorbable... uses: superficial hemostasis, tissue…
Chromic Gut
monofilament absorbable... uses: internal ligation, may be used…
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Surgical Technology Suture Types
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Polyglyconate/ Maxon
Polydioxanone/ PDS II
monofilament absorbable... uses: superficial hemostasis, tissue…
monofilament absorbable... uses: internal ligation, may be used…
monofilament absorbable... general soft tissue approximation. pe…
monofilament absorbable ... tissue that requires long-term tensi…
Plain Gut
monofilament absorbable... uses: superficial hemostasis, tissue…
Chromic Gut
monofilament absorbable... uses: internal ligation, may be used…
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Surgical Technology Suture Types
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Polyglyconate/ Maxon
Polydioxanone/ PDS II
monofilament absorbable... uses: superficial hemostasis, tissue…
monofilament absorbable... uses: internal ligation, may be used…
monofilament absorbable... general soft tissue approximation. pe…
monofilament absorbable ... tissue that requires long-term tensi…
Plain Gut
monofilament absorbable... uses: superficial hemostasis, tissue…
Chromic Gut
monofilament absorbable... uses: internal ligation, may be used…
20 terms
Surgical Technology Suture Types
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Polyglyconate/ Maxon
Polydioxanone/ PDS II
monofilament absorbable... uses: superficial hemostasis, tissue…
monofilament absorbable... uses: internal ligation, may be used…
monofilament absorbable... general soft tissue approximation. pe…
monofilament absorbable ... tissue that requires long-term tensi…
Plain Gut
monofilament absorbable... uses: superficial hemostasis, tissue…
Chromic Gut
monofilament absorbable... uses: internal ligation, may be used…
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Surgical Technology Suture Types
Monofilament
Monofilament
Monofilament
Multifilament
Mono or multi: Plain and Chromic gut
Mono or multi: Prolene
Mono or multi: Nylon.
Mono or multi: Vicryl
Monofilament
Mono or multi: Plain and Chromic gut
Monofilament
Mono or multi: Prolene
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Surgical Technology Suture Types
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Polyglyconate/ Maxon
Polydioxanone/ PDS II
monofilament absorbable... uses: superficial hemostasis, tissue…
monofilament absorbable... uses: internal ligation, may be used…
monofilament absorbable... general soft tissue approximation. pe…
monofilament absorbable ... tissue that requires long-term tensi…
Plain Gut
monofilament absorbable... uses: superficial hemostasis, tissue…
Chromic Gut
monofilament absorbable... uses: internal ligation, may be used…
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Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist. Chapter 11. Sutures
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Monocryl
PDS
Color: Yellow... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: Used f…
Color: Brown... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable; Interna…
Color: Coral... Synthetic Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: used…
Color: Silver... Synthetic Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: for…
Plain Gut
Color: Yellow... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: Used f…
Chromic Gut
Color: Brown... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable; Interna…
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Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist. Chapter 11. Sutures
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Monocryl
PDS
Color: Yellow... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: Used f…
Color: Brown... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable; Interna…
Color: Coral... Synthetic Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: used…
Color: Silver... Synthetic Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: for…
Plain Gut
Color: Yellow... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: Used f…
Chromic Gut
Color: Brown... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable; Interna…
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Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist. Chapter 11. Sutures
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Monocryl
PDS
Color: Yellow... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: Used f…
Color: Brown... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable; Interna…
Color: Coral... Synthetic Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: used…
Color: Silver... Synthetic Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: for…
Plain Gut
Color: Yellow... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: Used f…
Chromic Gut
Color: Brown... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable; Interna…
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Surgical Technology Week 8 Suture Part 2
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Monocryl
PDS
Yellow
Brown
Coral
Silver
Plain Gut
Yellow
Chromic Gut
Brown
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Surgical Technology Week 8 Suture Part 1
What are the 2 types of suture?
Describe a monofilament suture
Describe a multifilament suture
What are the Absorbable Monofilament s…
absorbable and non absorbable
It is single stranded
It has multiple strands that are twisted or braided
Plain Gut, Chromic Gut, Monocryl, PDS, Maxon (Davis and Geck)
What are the 2 types of suture?
absorbable and non absorbable
Describe a monofilament suture
It is single stranded
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Surgical Technology Week 8 Suture Part 1
What are the 2 types of suture?
Describe a monofilament suture
Describe a multifilament suture
What are the Absorbable Monofilament s…
absorbable and non absorbable
It is single stranded
It has multiple strands that are twisted or braided
Plain Gut, Chromic Gut, Monocryl, PDS, Maxon (Davis and Geck)
What are the 2 types of suture?
absorbable and non absorbable
Describe a monofilament suture
It is single stranded
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Surgical Tech. Chapter 11 Wound healing & Sutures
Absorbable Suture
Adhesion
Anastomosis
Approximate
Suture material that is gradually digested by tissue enzymes…
a fibrous band of scar tissue that binds together normally se…
an opening created by surgically joining two structures, such…
located close together
Absorbable Suture
Suture material that is gradually digested by tissue enzymes…
Adhesion
a fibrous band of scar tissue that binds together normally se…
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Surgical Sutures
Plain Gut strand and package color
Plain/Chromic Gut material
Plain/Chromic Gut mono or multi?
Plain/Chromic Gut synthetic or natural?
Yellow and Yellow
Beef or Sheep submucosa
Monofilament
Natural
Plain Gut strand and package color
Yellow and Yellow
Plain/Chromic Gut material
Beef or Sheep submucosa
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Surgical Sutures for the Surgical Technologist
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Vicryl
Monocryl
Color: Yellow... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: Used f…
Color: Brown... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable; Interna…
Color: Purple... Synthetic Strand: Mulitfilament... Absorbable; for…
Color: Coral... Synthetic Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable; used…
Plain Gut
Color: Yellow... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: Used f…
Chromic Gut
Color: Brown... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable; Interna…
Surgical Suture
Chromic Gut
Plain Gut
Maxon
Monocryl
Absorbable
Absorbable
Absorbable
Absorbable
Chromic Gut
Absorbable
Plain Gut
Absorbable
Surgical Equipment, Needles and Sutures
Autoclave
Bandage
Belly Band
Bone Plate
Apparatus for sterilizing by steam under pressure
To cover by wrapping or the material used to cover by wrapping
Common term for abdominal wrap; Circumferentially wrapping th…
Flat metal bar with screw holes that is used in bone fracture…
Autoclave
Apparatus for sterilizing by steam under pressure
Bandage
To cover by wrapping or the material used to cover by wrapping
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Surgical Sutures for the Surgical Technologist
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Vicryl
Monocryl
Color: Yellow... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: Used f…
Color: Brown... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable; Interna…
Color: Purple... Synthetic Strand: Mulitfilament... Absorbable; for…
Color: Coral... Synthetic Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable; used…
Plain Gut
Color: Yellow... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable: Used f…
Chromic Gut
Color: Brown... Natural Strand: Monofilament... Absorbable; Interna…
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Surgical Tech. Chapter 11 Wound healing & Sutures
Absorbable Suture
Adhesion
Anastomosis
Approximate
Suture material that is gradually digested by tissue enzymes…
a fibrous band of scar tissue that binds together normally se…
an opening created by surgically joining two structures, such…
located close together
Absorbable Suture
Suture material that is gradually digested by tissue enzymes…
Adhesion
a fibrous band of scar tissue that binds together normally se…
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Surgical Instruments and Sutures
#10 Blade
#3 scalpel handle
Olsen-Hegar Tissue Forceps
Mayo-Hegar Tissue Forceps
Most common size in small animal surgery
Most common size in small animal surgery
Used for holding suture needles during suturing and performin…
used for holding suture needles during suturing and performin…
#10 Blade
Most common size in small animal surgery
#3 scalpel handle
Most common size in small animal surgery
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Surgical Nursing - sutures
Tensile Strength
Memory
Flexibility
Absorbability
The amount of force in pounds per square inch (psi) that the…
The ability or tendency of the suture to return to its origin…
Is partially determined by the size, diameter, and material o…
Suture is either absorbable or nonabsorbable.
Tensile Strength
The amount of force in pounds per square inch (psi) that the…
Memory
The ability or tendency of the suture to return to its origin…
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Surgical Tech Sutures
Plain Gut
Chromic Gut
Polyglycolic Acid
Polyglyconate
Monofilament , Absorbable , Natural , Package Color : Yellow…
Monofilament , Absorbable , Natural , Package Color : Beige ,…
Generic Name : Dexon , Multifilament , Absorbable , Synthetic…
Generic Name : Maxon , Monofilament , Absorbable , Synthetic…
Plain Gut
Monofilament , Absorbable , Natural , Package Color : Yellow…
Chromic Gut
Monofilament , Absorbable , Natural , Package Color : Beige ,…
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Veterinary Surgical Sutures
buried knot
continuous Connell
continuous Lembert
Cruciate
buried knot
continuous Connell
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Surgical Recall - Sutures and Stitches
What is a suture?
How are sutures sized?
Which is thicker, 1-O suture or 3-O su…
What are the two most basic suture typ…
Any strand of material used to ligate blood vessels or to app…
By diameter; stated as a number of O's: the higher the number…
1-O suture (pronounced "one oh")
Absorbable and nonabsorbable
What is a suture?
Any strand of material used to ligate blood vessels or to app…
How are sutures sized?
By diameter; stated as a number of O's: the higher the number…
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Sutures-Surgical Needle
Components of a needle
Eye needle
French eye (split eye)
swaged eye (eyelid, atraumatic)
-eye... -point... -body
is the part where the suture is attached. It can be close eye…
is loaded by putting the suture through a v-shape area above…
make a one move motion through the tissue... -it can be single o…
Components of a needle
-eye... -point... -body
Eye needle
is the part where the suture is attached. It can be close eye…
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Surgical Instruments and Sutures
#10 Blade
#3 scalpel handle
Olsen-Hegar Tissue Forceps
Mayo-Hegar Tissue Forceps
Most common size in small animal surgery
Most common size in small animal surgery
Used for holding suture needles during suturing and performin…
used for holding suture needles during suturing and performin…
#10 Blade
Most common size in small animal surgery
#3 scalpel handle
Most common size in small animal surgery
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Surgical Tech ABSOBABLE Sutures
Collagen (plain)
Collagen (chromic)
Surgical gut (plain)
Surgical gut (chromic)
Natural... Beef flexor tendon... Twisted... Unpredictable absorption (…
Natural... Beef flexor tendon treated with chromium salt... Twisted…
Natural... Animal collagen... Twisted... Unpredictable (12 wks)... Proteo…
Natural... Animal collagen treated with chromium salt... Twisted... Un…
Collagen (plain)
Natural... Beef flexor tendon... Twisted... Unpredictable absorption (…
Collagen (chromic)
Natural... Beef flexor tendon treated with chromium salt... Twisted…
33 terms
Surgical Instruments and Sutures
#10 Blade
#3 scalpel handle
Olsen-Hegar Tissue Forceps
Mayo-Hegar Tissue Forceps
Most common size in small animal surgery
Most common size in small animal surgery
Used for holding suture needles during suturing and performin…
used for holding suture needles during suturing and performin…
#10 Blade
Most common size in small animal surgery
#3 scalpel handle
Most common size in small animal surgery
54 terms
Surgical Nursing - sutures
Tensile Strength
Memory
Flexibility
Absorbability
The amount of force in pounds per square inch (psi) that the…
The ability or tendency of the suture to return to its origin…
Is partially determined by the size, diameter, and material o…
Suture is either absorbable or nonabsorbable.
Tensile Strength
The amount of force in pounds per square inch (psi) that the…
Memory
The ability or tendency of the suture to return to its origin…
55 terms
Surgical Instruments and Sutures
by type of point... -blunt/sharp... -straigh…
Mayo... used for heavy fascia and sutures
Metezenbaum... -cut delicate tissue... -long…
bandage
how are scissors classified?
by type of point... -blunt/sharp... -straigh…
how are scissors classified?
Mayo... used for heavy fascia and sutures
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SUTURES, NEEDLES for the SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST
plain gut
chromic gut
(MAXON) polyglyconate
polydioxanone (PDS II)
monofilament, absorbable, yellow;, yellow/tan
monofilament, absorbable, beige; brown
monofilament, absorbable, blue; green, clear (undyed)
monofilament, absorbable, silver; violet, clear (undyed)
plain gut
monofilament, absorbable, yellow;, yellow/tan
chromic gut
monofilament, absorbable, beige; brown
SUTURES, NEEDLES for the SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST
plain gut
chromic gut
(MAXON) polyglyconate
polydioxanone (PDS II)
monofilament, absorbable, yellow;, yellow/tan
monofilament, absorbable, beige; brown
monofilament, absorbable, blue; green, clear (undyed)
monofilament, absorbable, silver; violet, clear (undyed)
plain gut
monofilament, absorbable, yellow;, yellow/tan
chromic gut
monofilament, absorbable, beige; brown
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surgical technology
derm/o
dermat/o
electr/o
encephal/o
skin
skin
electricity
brain
derm/o
skin
dermat/o
skin
25 terms
Surgical Instruments, Sutures, Needles.....
What type of suture has two needles on…
What are broken down and absorbed by o…
What are resistant to enzymatic digest…
What is a suture strand made up of mor…
Double arm
Absorbable
Non-absorbable
Multifilament
What type of suture has two needles on…
Double arm
What are broken down and absorbed by o…
Absorbable
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Surgical Principles- Suture/Suture Patterns
Non-absorbable
Stainless Steel
Nylon (Ethilon®)
Polypropylene (Prolene®, Fluorofil®)
Nylon (Ethilon®)... Polypropylene (Prolene®, Fluorofil®)... Polyest…
Monofilament ... Very poor handling... Perfect knot security (monof…
Non-Absorbable... Monofilament (nearly always)... Elastic... Non-react…
Non-Absorbable... Monofilament ... Poor Handling Characteristics... Go…
Non-absorbable
Nylon (Ethilon®)... Polypropylene (Prolene®, Fluorofil®)... Polyest…
Stainless Steel
Monofilament ... Very poor handling... Perfect knot security (monof…
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Surgical instruments and suture
Forcep
DeBakey pickup
Adson pickup
Needle driver
general pick-up
Has teeth, for holding skin or grasping delicate tissue
Forcep
DeBakey pickup
general pick-up
91 terms
Surgical Tech. Chapter 11 Wound healing & Sutures
Absorbable Suture
Adhesion
Anastomosis
Approximate
Suture material that is gradually digested by tissue enzymes…
a fibrous band of scar tissue that binds together normally se…
an opening created by surgically joining two structures, such…
located close together
Absorbable Suture
Suture material that is gradually digested by tissue enzymes…
Adhesion
a fibrous band of scar tissue that binds together normally se…
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Surgical Suture Terms
Suture Size 10-0
Suture Size 9-0 : 8-0
Suture Size 7-0
Suture Size 6-0
Smallest -- Typically used in the most delicate surgeries. Co…
surgery and for repairing small damaged nerves often due to l…
Used for repairing small vessels and arteries or for delicate…
Common for use in vascular graft sewing such a carotid endart…
Suture Size 10-0
Smallest -- Typically used in the most delicate surgeries. Co…
Suture Size 9-0 : 8-0
surgery and for repairing small damaged nerves often due to l…
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Surgical Wounds & Sutures
Eschar
Hemostasis
Dead space
Sutures
Excessive tissue that is cauterized
The stopping of a flow of blood. Can be maintained by sutures…
Deep part of the wound that did not or was not sutured. As a…
Used to approximate tissue while healing takes place and to t…
Eschar
Excessive tissue that is cauterized
Hemostasis
The stopping of a flow of blood. Can be maintained by sutures…
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Surgical Technology
ABHES
ACS
Allied health profession
AMA
Accreditation bureau of health education schools
America college of surgeons
A profession that follow the principle of medicine and nursing
America medical association
ABHES
Accreditation bureau of health education schools
ACS
America college of surgeons
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Surgical biology-sutures
What is the ideal suture material?
What should you consider when choosing…
What is tensile strength?
What makes suture material absorbable?
easy to handle (low memory), minimal tissue reaction, high te…
type of tissue, reason for suture placement, patient, locatio…
How much pull before it breaks
degradation and loss of tensile strength <60days
What is the ideal suture material?
easy to handle (low memory), minimal tissue reaction, high te…
What should you consider when choosing…
type of tissue, reason for suture placement, patient, locatio…
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suture material and surgical instruments
what is the ideal suture material
what are sutures used for
what is a swaged-on needle
what is a taper needle
can be used in any tissue, easy to handle, good knot security…
bring tissue edges together and speed wound healing, orthoped…
much less traumatic, more expensive suture material, sterile
atraumatic, internal organs
what is the ideal suture material
can be used in any tissue, easy to handle, good knot security…
what are sutures used for
bring tissue edges together and speed wound healing, orthoped…
104 terms
Surgical Technology 1 Surgical Instruments
Mosquito hemostat
Crile hemostat
Kelly hemostat
Right-angle/Mixter
Mosquito hemostat
Crile hemostat
55 terms
Surgical Instruments and Suture Styles
Metzenbaum Tissue Scissors
Mayo Scissors
Green Thyroid Rectractor
Rake Retractor
Metzenbaum Tissue Scissors
Mayo Scissors
26 terms
Surgical skills: Suture material
suture for cruciate repair
highest tensile strength of all suture…
T/F: use nylon on gingiva
least reactive of non absorbables
polypropylene
stainless steel
false
polypropylene... steel
suture for cruciate repair
polypropylene
highest tensile strength of all suture…
stainless steel
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Surgical Tech Sutures, and Stapling Devices
Tissue approximation
Anastomosis
Tie (ligature)
Emzyme
To bring the individual surfaces of two tissues together
Surgically joining tissue to promote the unhindered flow of f…
The process of manually occluding vessels by tying suture aro…
Complex substance within tissue cells which may break down an…
Tissue approximation
To bring the individual surfaces of two tissues together
Anastomosis
Surgically joining tissue to promote the unhindered flow of f…
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SUTURE MATERIAL AND SURGICAL MATERIALS
• Suture
• Characteristics
• Needle size
• Absorption
strand of material that is used to tie off blood vessels or a…
o Tensile strength -> ability of a material to resist breakag…
o Small to large... • 10-0 -> 0 -> 7
o Non-absorbable -> maintains 50% of tensile strength for gre…
• Suture
strand of material that is used to tie off blood vessels or a…
• Characteristics
o Tensile strength -> ability of a material to resist breakag…
104 terms
Surgical Technology 1 Surgical Instruments
Mosquito hemostat
Crile hemostat
Kelly hemostat
Right-angle/Mixter
Mosquito hemostat
Crile hemostat
132 terms
Suture Materials and Surgical Needles
purpose of sutures?
how long before absorbable sutures los…
how long do non absorbable sutures mai…
T/F Sutures of natural origin incite l…
approximate wound edges
60 days
more than 60 days
false
purpose of sutures?
approximate wound edges
how long before absorbable sutures los…
60 days
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