Structural Heart | Valve Repair | Pericardial Patch

SJM™ Pericardial Patch with EnCap™ AC Technology

Product Highlights

  • Flexible and durable to provide enhanced biocompatibility and lasting performance1-3
  • Bovine pericardium provides improved handling and suturability compared with synthetic patches4
  • Anti-calcification treatment is designed to enhance tissue healing, biocompatibility and long-term tissue stability1*
  • Thinner patch available to accommodate pediatric applications5
  • Soft, pliable tissue conforms to the anatomy and easily sutures into place
  • Ready-to use, rinseless preparation saves time during procedures

Ordering Information

Contents: Pericardial Patch (1 unit per box)

Reorder Number Patch Size (cm) Nominal Thickness (mm)
C0205 2 x 5 0.20 – 0.40
C0405 4 x 5 0.15–0.25
C0510 5 x 10 0.20 – 0.40
C0914 9 x 14 0.20 – 0.40
SJM™ Pericardial Patch with EnCap™ AC Technology

*There is no clinical data currently available that evaluates the long-term impact of anticalcification treatment in humans.

1. Frater RWM, Seifter E, Liao K, et al. Anticalcification, proendothelial, and anti-inflammatory effect of post-aldehyde polyol treatment of bioprosthetic material. In: Gabbay S, Wheatley DJ (eds.). Advances in Anticalcific and Antidegenerative Treatment of Heart Valve Bioprostheses. Austin, TX: Silent Partners Inc; 1997:105-14.

2. Frater RWM, Liao K, Seifter E. Stentless chordally supported mitral bioprosthetic valve. In: Gabbay S, Frater RWM (eds.) New Horizons and the Future of Heart Valve Bioprostheses. Austin, TX: Silent Partners Inc; 1994:103-19.

3. Hoffman D, Gong G, Liao K, et al. Spontaneous host endothelial growth on bioprostheses. Circulation. 1992;86[suppl II]:II-75-II-79.

4. Crawford FA Jr, Sade RM, Spinale F. Bovine pericardium for correction of congenital heart defects. Ann Thorac Surg. 1986;41(6):602-5.

5. Hopkins, et. al. Surgical Patch Closure of Atrial Septal Defects. Ann Thorac Surg. 2001;77-2144-50.

EnCap is a trademark of Glycar, Inc.

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Please review the Instructions for Use prior to using these devices for a complete listing of indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions, potential adverse events and directions for use.

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Last Updated: April 19, 2013