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Instructions: Move the mouse over the list of Descriptions. Each one corresponds to a knot. Click on the knot you wish to see. On the new page wait until the knot you chose starts to tie itself.

Surgical Ties (Single Throw)

Ligature Ties (Double Throw)

Constrictor Ligature Options

Surgical Slip Ties

Select the Use You Need The list above provides you with some of the items you are likely to need. Visualize what you would like to to do. Move the mouse over the items. Read the description. Click on the item you decide best meets your needs.

The list above provides you with some of the options for knots you are likely to need in Surgery. Some use instrements and some are tied using fingers alone.

Disclaimer: Any activity that involves ropes is potentially hazardous. Lives may be at risk - possibly your own. Considerable attention and effort have been made to ensure that these descriptions are accurate. However, many critical factors cannot be controlled, including: the choice of materials; the age, size, and condition of ropes; and the accuracy with which these descriptions have been followed. No responsibility is accepted for incidents arising from the use of this material.

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