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PK Morcellator / Laparoscopic instrument

PK Morcellator
PK Morcellator

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

A morcellator is a mandatory instrument for cutting and extracting uterine and fibroid tissue in laparoscopic and mainly gynecologic procedures. The device extracts big tissue through a small incision by cutting the specimen in small pieces. Different than other morcellators that use mechanical rotating blades for cutting tissue, this device uses bipolar energy for cutting tissue. An integrated smoke management improves visibility by smoke amount reduction, produced by cutting with high-frequency energy. The design follows the Olympus Corporate Product Design, which defines the requirements for more than 500 instruments.

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2016

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME 13 - 24 months

  • TARGET REGIONS Further localization:: Worldwide

  • TARGET GROUPS Other target groups:: Surgeons

  • ASSESMENT CRITERIA Aesthetics / Design Quality, Usability / Ergonomics, Brand Identity

Client / Manufacturer

Olympus Winter + Ibe

Olympus Winter & Ibe GmbH
Hamburg, Germany

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Held + Team

Held + Team
Hamburg, Germany

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