Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_4665

Date Request Received: 17/10/2018 16:26:01

Date Request Replied To: 08/11/2018 08:52:21

This response was sent via: By Email

Request Summary: Adhesion barrier use in surgery

Request Category: Health

Question Number 1:
Does the gynaecology surgical team currently use an adhesion barrier during laparoscopic, hysteroscopy or minimal-access surgery?
Answer To Question 1:
Question Number 2:
Do the colorectal surgeons currently use an adhesion barrier during laparoscopic surgery?
Answer To Question 2:
Question Number 3:
If an adhesion barrier is currently used by either the gynaecological or colorectal surgeons, could you advise whether one of the following products is in use?

Adept – manufactured by Baxter surgery
Seprafilm – manufactured by Sanofi Biosurgery
Gynecare Interceed – manudactured by Ethicon (Johnson & Johnson)
Hyalobarrier – manufactured by Anika Therapeutics
Answer To Question 3:
Not used
To return to the list of all the FOI requests please click here

Our staff at Salisbury District Hospital have long been well regarded for the quality of care and treatment they provide for our patients and for their innovation, commitment and professionalism. This has been recognised in a wide range of achievements and it is reflected in our award of NHS Foundation Trust status. This is afforded to hospitals that provide the highest standards of care.

Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust, Salisbury District Hospital, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP2 8BJ
T: 01722 336262 E:
© 2021 Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Values