Here are Some Comparisons and Recommendations for Medical Kits Available for Sale*
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We've chosen the following suture kits based on their high quality, fair pricing and accessibility from a reputable online source. We recommend purchasing a suture kit to practice your techniques and build up the confidence you need before you see your next patient.
A COMPLETE SUTURE PRACTICE KIT - Unlike the other comparable products, the Medical Creations suture pad also comes with a built-in vertical and horizontal mesh. which improves quality and durability of the product. This kit comes with everything you need to practice your suturing techniques and includes 3 layer tissue pad, Hegar needle holder, Adson forceps, suture scissors, scalpel blades, 2 types of suture thread (18-pack of Nylon and Silk). Tools are conveniently organized and stored in a carry case. In addition, this kit comes with an e-book.
OUR OPINION: OUR RECOMMENDED CHOICE. This is a very comprehensive kit that comes with all the necessary equipment to practice suturing. The silicone, stitches and equipment are reliable. This is the kit attendees at Master Clinicians live laceration repair workshops event use to practice various suturing techniques. We had no problem with shipping and condition of the kits shipped.
This is a large simulating skin suture pad with 14 pre-cut wounds and comes with training scissors, Hegar needle driver/holder, Adson forceps(tweezers with tooth), Mosquito forceps, training scalpel handle, blades and 20 suture threads.
OUR OPINION: BEST VALUE! This is the best comprehensive kit for the price.
A COMPLETE SUTURE PRACTICE KIT - Unlike the other comparable products, it comes with everything a you needs to practice your suturing techniques. This suturing practice kit includes all the essential suture tools in one package: hegar needle holder, Adson forceps, suture scissors, scalpel blades (3-pack), suture thread (16-pack). Tools are conveniently organized and stored in a carry case - 25 piece package.
OUR OPINION: MOST REVIEWED. This comprehensive kit comes with all the necessary equipment to practice suturing. This is the product with the most reviews and has demonstrated consistency and satisfaction.
ALL IN ONE - A complete Suture Practice Kit includes everything you need to practice the technique of suturing. This comprehensive kit includes all the essential suture tools in one package: Suture Pad, Hegar Needle Holders, Adson Forceps, Suture Scissors, Scalpel Blade Handle, Scalpel Blades (5-pack), Suture Thread (16-pack), and Convenient Carry Bag.
OUR OPINION: This comprehensive kit comes with all the necessary equipment to practice suturing. This is well balanced product with a fair price and good number of reviews. It includes a nice blue interior case and includes a carrying bag.
HIGH EXCELLENCE- Passed International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standards/CE and is designed for demonstration use only but can be included in a medical student's suture kit for TRAINING PURPOSES ONLY. The mixed suture pack is consists of ABSORBABLE: Chromic Catgut and NON-ABSORBABLE: Nylon, Polypropylene, Polyester, Silk in different sizes (USP): 2-0, 3-0, 4-0 & 5-0.
OUR OPINION: This is a nice supplement to suture kits for those who want to try suturing with different threads and materials.
The model contains 3 layers and consists of skin, subcutaneous tissue and a muscle layer. This is a versatile training model that will give the opportunity to practice many times over. The company claims this can be used up to 100 times; even longer if you are careful (sutured gently/correctly using smaller needles, and with careful removal). Approx. size is 7" X 4.3" X 1"
OUR OPINION: This is a nice supplement for those who want to try suturing on different material and on curved surfaces.