Reference 2019-502

REF:            2019-502

Subject:        Surgeon procedures

 

 

Request:

1) How many NovaSure for endometrial ablation procedures, has the trust purchased in the last 12 months?

2) How many Lonestar disposable surgical retractors has the trust purchased in the last 12 months?

3) Are your surgeons using adhesion prevention products (e.g.: Hyalobarrier gel, Hyacorp endo gel, Materegen gel) for laparoscopic procedures?

If so, how many have been purchased in the last 12 months

4) Are your surgeons using adhesion prevention products (e.g.: Hyalobarrier gel, Hyacorp endo gel, Materegen gel) for intra-uterine procedures?

If so, how many have been purchased in the last 12 months?

5) How many Capio suture capturing devices were purchased in the last 12 months?

6) How many operating theatres do you have

in the trust which are used for laparoscopy? Do they use bottled CO2?

 

 

Response:

1) How many NovaSure for endometrial ablation procedures, has the trust purchased in the last 12 months? Novasure’s purchased from August 2018 to August 2019 is:  13 boxes of 3 = 39 devises
2) How many Lonestar disposable surgical retractors has the trust purchased in the last 12 months? 0
3) Are your surgeons using adhesion prevention products (eg: Hyalobarrier gel, Hyacorp endo gel, Materegen gel) for laparoscopic procedures?

If so, how many have been purchased in the last 12 months

0
4) Are your surgeons using adhesion prevention products (eg: Hyalobarrier gel, Hyacorp endo gel, Materegen gel) for intra-uterine procedures?

 

If so, how many have been purchased in the last 12 months?

0
5) How many Capio suture capturing devices were purchased in the last 12 months? Capio Slim from August 2018 to August 2019 is:  2 boxes of 5
6) How many operating theatres do you have

in the trust which are used for laparoscopy? Do they use bottled CO2 ?

3 Theatres for Laparoscopy

Bottled CO2 is used.