Every ninety minutes in the United States, a patient is severely injured from a stray energy burn acquired during laparoscopic surgery. These completely preventable burns kill 1-2 people per day*. Encision’s AEM® Shielded Instruments are the only way to eliminate these burns, caused by monopolar energy insulation failure and capacitive coupling, reducing complications and readmissions.
Dr. Craig Hornbarger shares his experience with devastating stray energy burns and how he ensures this never happens again, by using AEM® Burn Protection:
Watch more of our interview with Dr. Hornbarger as he discusses recommendations for improving patient safety, reducing surgical complications, and minimizing medical-legal risk:
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