A different technique of tying the surgeon's knot

V. P. Khatri, P. Cunningham

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A two-handed technique of performing the surgeon's knot is presented herein. Although the technique is not applicable in all circumstances, we have found it particularly useful when tying down on drainage tubes, especially chest tubes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)465
Number of pages1
JournalSurgery Gynecology and Obstetrics
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1992
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Surgery


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