A New Flexible and 360° Rotating Shaft Needle-Holder for Microneurosurgery: Technical Note
25 January 2012 (online)
Microsuturing in a narrow and/or a deep operating space is technically challenging and classical microinstruments such as a bayonet microneedle-holder have their limitation, mainly related to their in-built rigidity. In this technical note, a new flexible and 360° rotating shaft microneedle-holder made from nitinol is presented.
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