Secure. Fast. Effective.
The V-Loc™ wound closure device is a revolutionary technology that eliminates the need to tie knots, so you can close incisions up to 50% faster without compromising strength and security.1,2 The V-Loc™ device offers secure, fast, and effective incision closure for your patients.
At Medtronic, our robust manufacturing and quality testing processes ensure that the innovative products we put in your hands are reliable and user-friendly.
We have been upholding and advancing the standards of effectiveness for sutures for many years. The V-Loc™ device is another example of how our 100-plus years of sutures expertise has introduced some of the industry's most important innovations. That's one of the reasons why hospitals around the world count on Medtronic, every day.
1 Time Motion Study – Comparison of wound closure time using conventional techniques and knotless, self-anchoring surgical sutures in ex-vivo porcine model for both single layer and double layer closure in all closure techniques. Royal College of Surgeons, London, UK; Covidien V-Loc™ 180 Absorbable Wound Closure Device Time Study, Robert T. Grant, MD, MSc, FACS, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Argent Global Services.
2 Utilization of a Porcine Model to Demonstrate the Efficacy of an Absorbable Barbed Suture for Dermal Closure, UTSW, S. Brown.
V-Loc™ 180 Absorbable Wound Closure Device Animation
An animated video on the V-Loc™ device.
V-Loc™ Device Product Catalog
Product codes and sizes for the V-Loc™ wound closure device.
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V-Loc™ Wound Closure Devices Product Overview
An overview of the V-Loc™ wound closure device features and specifications.
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V-Loc™ 90 and V-Loc™ 180 Absorbable Wound Closure Devices Product Brochure
An overview the benefits of V-Loc™ 90 and V-Loc™ 180 absorbable wound closure devices.
V-Loc™ PBT Wound Closure Device in Bariatric Procedures
A review of V-Loc™ PBT non-absorbable wound closure device applications in bariatric surgery.
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V-Loc™ PBT Wound Closure Device in Plastic Surgery
A review of V-Loc™ PBT non-absorbable wound closure device applications in plastic surgery.
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Step-by-Step Guide to Dermal Wound Closure Applications with Absorbable Wound Closure Devices
A guide to using absorbable V-Loc™ devices for secure dermal wound closure.