PDS® Plus Antibacterial (polydioxanone) Suture

PDS Plus Sutures provide multiple benefits to address risk factors associated with dehiscence and infection in fascial closure, including: Immediate support during the critical healing period (14 to 28 days) and extended support as the fascia slowly regains strength.1-3 Protection against colonization of the suture by bacteria commonly associated with surgical site infections (SSIs). Propriety polymer that passes smoothly through tissue and utilizes a hydrolytic process to minimize tissue reaction during absorption.1

Sutura Antibacteriana PDS® Plus

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D10043 D10043 0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X27" UR-6 

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D10044 D10044 0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X27" MO-6 

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D10049 D10049 0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X36" CT-3 

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D10059 D10059 1 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X60" TP-1 

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D10102 D10102 2-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X36" RB-1 DOUBLE ARMED 

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D9972 D9972 1 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X96" OS-8 

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D9983 D9983 2-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X27" UR-6 

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PDP114H PDP114H 2-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X27" UCL 

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PDP117H PDP117H 6-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X30" BV-1 DOUBLE ARMED 

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PDP123H PDP123H 6-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X30" BV DOUBLE ARMED 

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PDP126H PDP126H 5-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X30" C-1 DOUBLE ARMED 

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PDP127H PDP127H 6-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X30" C-1 DOUBLE ARMED 

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PDP137H PDP137H 4-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X36" V-5 DOUBLE ARMED 

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PDP148H PDP148H 5-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X30" RB-2 DOUBLE ARMED 

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PDP149H PDP149H 6-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X30" RB-2 DOUBLE ARMED 

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PDP259H PDP259H 2-0 PDS PLUS UNDYED 1X27" CT-1 

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PDP303H PDP303H 5-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X27" RB-1 

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PDP304H PDP304H 4-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X27" RB-1 

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PDP305H PDP305H 3-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X27" RB-1 

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PDP310H PDP310H 4-0 PDS PLUS VIOLET 1X27" SH-1 

Resources

Understanding the Plus Antibacterial Technology

Supporting Documentation

Product Support

Plus Antibacterial Sutures Portfolio Overview

Clinical Evidence

Plus Sutures Evidence Summary

Plus Sutures de Jonge Meta-Analysis Overview

References

1. Ethicon Wound Closure Manual. 2007. Ethicon, Inc.

2. Bloemen A, van Dooren P, Huizinga BF, Hoofwijk AGM. Randomized clinical trial comparing polypropylene or polydioxanobne for midline abdominal wall closure. Br J Surg. 2011;98:633-639.

3. Ming X, Rothenburger S, Nichols MM. In Vivo and In Vitro Antibacterial Efficacy of PDS Plus (Polidioxanone with Triclosan) Suture. Surg Infect. 2008;9(4):451-457.

For complete indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions, and adverse reactions, please reference full package insert.