PHaSES Knot Tying Trainer

Part 50094


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A comprehensive trainer for teaching all surgical knot tying techniques, including those specified in the ACS Surgical Curriculum and the forthcoming ACS / ASE Medical Student Simulation Curriculum. Developed in collaboration with Mr. Jonathan Beard, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield (UK) and Mr. John Rochester, Rotherham General Hospital (UK).

  • One-handed reef knot technique • Instrument tie
  • Surgeon’s knot • Slip knot • Tying in a small opening
  • Tying at depth vertically in a large opening
  • Tying at depth, at an angle, in a large opening 
  • Unique magnetic system to represent tissue strength
  • 2 perioperative openings represented by:
    - small, shallow fixed cylinder for tying in a small opening
    - large, deep removable cylinder, reversible for angled abdominal and gynecological depth tying
  • Cylinders are transparent to allow the trainer to observe and assess trainee competence
  • Parallel knotting tubes are elastic for a realistic tissue response
  • Light and compact
  • 1 Two Colored Cord (Pack of 3)  Part No: 50164
  • 1 Knotting Tube (Pack of 3)  Part No: 50158
  • 1 Base with cylinders
  • 1 Knot tying tension hooks (Set of 3)