NEW for 2019
Our versatile general surgery trainer, reconfigured in a more compact size, for use with laparoscopy and robotic systems, and for open procedures. Replaceable, suture- and staple-compatible gastrointestinal organs include: Stomach, Small Bowel with Rooted Mesentery, Colon and Mesocolon. Practice a variety of procedures or concentrate on a single procedure and avoid the expense and inconvenience of biological tissue. This portable workhorse permits years of use with a single trainer — the lifelike organs and skins may be replaced as needed.
Accommodates the following procedures:
- Open and Laparoscopic Hemicolectomies
- Open and Laparoscopic Lower Anterior Resection
- Open and Laparoscopic Appendectomy
- Gastric Banding
- Sleeve Gastrectomy
- Open and Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
- Open and Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair
The Compact Abdominal Surgery Trainer represents a male patient below 50th percentile.* Trainer offers life-like mimetic tissue, patent digestive tract, oral or rectal access, interchangeable covers, and replaceable organs and skins. Surrounding anatomy included for anatomical reference: liver, gall bladder, spleen, anterior pelvic bone, urinary bladder, prostate, ureters, and pelvic floor muscles.
*Also available with female pelvic anatomy (female patient of 50th percentile).
- Trainer base with permanent organs, muscles, and pelvis
- Small Bowel with Rooted Mesentery
- Colon with Mesocolon
- Compact AST Laparoscopic Cover
- Compact AST Advanced Laparoscopic/Hernia Skin
- Compact AST Open Surgery Cover
Rigid cover designed to be used with or without the Compact AST Open Hernia Skin for open surgical procedures.
- Compact AST Open Hernia Skin
For use with Compact AST Open Surgery Cover, this multi-layered, tack-compatible skin for open hernia procedures includes epidermis, fatty tissue, muscle with fascia, and peritoneum. Layers are separable on either side of the muscle.
- Compact AST Head and Esophagus
Mimetic tissue block with patent lumen for oral endoscopic access and device deployment.
- Compact AST Shipping Case
Rugged case for shipping or storage