Clinical Articles

Incidence of wound complications in cesarean deliveries following closure with absorbable subcuticular staples versus conventional skin closure techniques.

Schrufer-Poland, T. L., Ruiz, M. P., Kassar, S., Tomassian, C., Algren, S. D., & Yeast, J. D. (2016). European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, 206, 53-56. doi:10.1016/j.ejogrb.2016.07.501

The INSORB absorbable skin staple is composed of a co-polymer of polylactide-polyglycolide with a well-established history in wound closure.

The INSORB Subcuticular Skin Stapler places an absorbable staple horizontally in the dermis to achieve an everted skin closure.