Saline enhanced thermal sealing of tissue: Potential for bloodless surgery.

@article{Pearson2002SalineET,
  title={Saline enhanced thermal sealing of tissue: Potential for bloodless surgery.},
  author={Michael Pearson and M McCIurken and Richard K. Thompson},
  journal={Minimally invasive therapy & allied technologies : MITAT : official journal of the Society for Minimally Invasive Therapy},
  year={2002},
  volume={11 5-6},
  pages={265-270}
}
A new technology has been introduced that combines radiofrequency (RF) energy with simultaneous saline irrigation. We present a description of the technology, its fundamental effect on tissue, selected preclinical results, and early clinical outcomes in a variety of surgical disciplines. The initial product that incorporates this technology is the… CONTINUE READING