NIFA Surgical e-News, March 24, 2012

Having trouble keeping tissues together? Or having trouble keeping knots tight when under tension while instrument tying?

In the video below, Dean Parsons, RN, CNOR, RNFA, RNAS-C, NIFA’s SutureStar Workshop Director, presents a skill to ensure that tissues are well approximated, with secure knots. Please enjoy this 45 second silent video! We will be adding narration to next month’s video. If you have a useful unique skill that you would like to share with others, please email it to [email protected], and we will consider putting it in one of our future newsletters.

VIDEO: Keeping tissues together, with secure knots