Cardiothoracic Portfolio


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More than 35 years of experience with ePTFE in medical implants PERFORMANCE through experience

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Your hands. Their hearts. Gore and cardiothoracic surgeons work together to create innovative solutions for cardiac patients. Gore cardiothoracic products feature advanced ePTFE-based polymers and other materials specifically designed to work in harmony with the body’s own tissues and restore normal functions.

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More Than 30 Million Clinical Implants of Gore Medical Products The success of more than 30 million clinical implants is evidence of the quality of Gore Medical Products. Our innovative, ePTFE-based products have demonstrated superior biocompatibility and inertness in a wide range of applications, including: cardiothoracic, vascular and endovascular surgery, neurosurgery, hernia repair and thoracic reconstruction. More Than 30 Years of Personalized Service More than three decades of responsive, high quality service has provided Gore with a reputation for innovation, integrity and ingenuity....

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CARDIOTHORACIC PRODUCTS GORE® PRECLUDE® Pericardial Membrane GORE® PRECLUDE® Pericardial Membrane is an effective solution for minimizing tissue attachment to the material during cardiac reconstructions or repair within the pericardial space in procedures with a likelihood of reoperation. Examples include congenital heart defect repair, coronary artery bypass grafts (CABG), valve replacement in young patients and ventricular assist device implantation. For adult and pediatric cardiac surgeries, ventricular assist devices GORE-TEX® Cardiovascular Patch Non-biologic and conformable. The patch...

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GORE-TEX® Vascular Graft Configured For Pediatric Shunt GORE® PROPATEN® Vascular Graft Configured for Pediatric Shunt These pediatric shunts are the choice of surgeons worldwide for use as shunts in cardiac procedures. GORE-TEX® Vascular Graft offers such benefits as ease of implantation and take-down at total correction, good patency, and avoidance of excessive shunt flow. The thin-wall stretch configuration provides kink resistance, improved handling and better tissue approximation for use in neonates. With the addition of PROPATEN® Bioactive Surface, the optimal graft performance you...

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GORE® SEAMGUARD® Bioabsorbable Staple Line Reinforcement Safe and effective in reducing staple line bleeding, GORE® SEAMGUARD® Bioabsorbable Staple Line Reinforcement is ideal for left atrial appendage ligation or lung resection. Fabricated from a fiber web of bioabsorbable copolymer, this non-biological material requires no pretreatment. Easy to load and fire, the material is extremely thin and uniform in thickness to avoid incomplete staple closure. The material retains measurable strength for four to five weeks and completely absorbs in six months. For left atrial appendage ligation,...

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W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. Flagstaff, AZ 86004 +65.67332882 (Asia Pacific) 00800.6334.4673 (Europe) 800.437.8181 (United States) 928.779.2771 (United States) Products listed may not be available in all markets. GORE®, GORE-TEX®, CORDUROY, DUALMESH®, DUALMESH® PLUS, PERFORMANCE THROUGH EXPERIENCE, PRECLUDE®, SEAMGUARD®, TAG®, and designs are trademarks of W. L. Gore & Associates. © 2007, 2009, 2010 W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc.  AK0363-EN4  DECEMBER 2010

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