[A method of tying a surgical knot with one hand which allows the surgeon to maintain tension on the ligature while simultaneously releasing the forceps].

  • M Adamíra
  • Published 1991 in
    Rozhledy v chirurgii : mesicnik Ceskoslovenske…

Abstract

The author describes the preparation of a surgical Knot with one hand, whereby one end of the ligature during ligation of the artery is held by the thumb and index finger and the second one is twisted round the little finger of the same hand in the distal interphalangeal groove. When tightening the knot, simultaneously the forceps is released, using the… (More)

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@article{Adamra1991AMO, title={[A method of tying a surgical knot with one hand which allows the surgeon to maintain tension on the ligature while simultaneously releasing the forceps].}, author={M Adam{\'i}ra}, journal={Rozhledy v chirurgii : mesicnik Ceskoslovenske chirurgicke spolecnosti}, year={1991}, volume={70 1-2}, pages={92-6} }