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Surgical Stapling

"Surgical Stapling" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A technique of closing incisions and wounds, or of joining and connecting tissues, in which staples are used as sutures.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Surgical Stapling" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Surgical Stapling" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 68 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2008
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.