SafeStitch Medical, Inc. Adds Sales Team Nationwide to Bring AMID Stapler® to Market
Published: Apr 23, 2012
MIAMI--((BUSINESS WIRE)--SafeStitch Medical, Inc. (OTCBB: SFES) is bringing the AMID Stapler® to market in the United States with the creation of a nationwide sales team. The AMID Stapler was created to offer an innovative alternative to manual suturing for inguinal hernia repair using the Lichtenstein method. This hernia fixation device allows for mesh manipulation, mesh fixation and skin closure with less retraction force than required for manual suturing (based on cadaver data study). The AMID Stapler’s design may help avoid the risk of penetrating delicate vessels and nerves.