The median access for cardiothoracic surgery
The Aesculap AtRactor Retraction System is a modularsternum retraction system for all open median sternotomy – applicable for surgeries with and without heart-lung-machine.
- V-shaped retractor shanks
- One for all retractor
- Interchangeable blades – curved or straight
- Seven different hooks for heart valve surgery
- Possibility of fixation of OPCAB accessories
- Suture Holder Inserts
In addition to the AtRactor Retraction System Aesculap offers a multiplicity of other sternum retractors for adults and children – in stainless steel or aluminum. Lateral retractors can be found under the chapter minimally invasive heart valve surgery and rib retractors.