Suture Selector is a resource designed to conveniently and succinctly summarize information regarding suture characteristics. From the main menu, select a topic you wish to learn more about to view descriptions and diagrams.
Suture Selector is an educational tool and should not replace clinical judgment. Suture Selector makes no warranty that the information presented is accurate. The author accepts no responsibility for the results or consequences of any decisions made based on the use of this app. Nothing on Suture Selector should be construed as an attempt to offer or render a medical opinion or otherwise engage in the practice of medicine.
The app makes reference to product names owned by Ethicon Inc and Medtronic Ltd. The author is in no way affiliated with or receives compensation from these companies.
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Note: Information on the various commercially available sutures was obtained from the manufacturers' websites.