European Union availability
The Wittmann Patch has CE approval. The TAWT7 and SG9 bolsters do not have CE approval at this time. Until CE approval is received, surgeons who wish to use the TAWT surgical technique should use other skin-protecting bolsters or contact Starsurgical for alternatives.
TAWT Surgical Technique Video
The TAWT videos below were produced by surgeons in the Trauma Department at Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL.
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Video 1: TAWT insertion and first tightening
Video 2: Tightening, removal, reinforced inlay, and closure