LSI Solutions Plans Expansion

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When operating on the human heart, one of the chief concerns is "clamp time," meaning how long the heart is being deprived of normal blood and oxygen flow. The longer the clamp time, the worse the outcomes often are for the patient.

Which is where LSI Solutions comes in — perhaps literally. The Victor company's TK Ti-Knot device looks vaguely like a safety lighter. And through a 5-millimeter hole in the body, its long barrel can quickly tie off a titanium knot meant to hold, for example, the sutures used in an aortic valve replacement.  To read the entire story, follow this link: