Surgical vessel sealing systems are electrosurgical devices designed to permanently seal blood vessels. They are designed to be used during general surgery, as well as urological, vascular, thoracic and gynaecological surgeries.
Topic suspended until further notice
Status Suspended
Technology type Device
Decision Selected
Reason for decision Anticipate the topic will be of importance to patients, carers, professionals, commissioners and the health of the public to ensure clinical benefit is realised, inequalities in use addressed, and help them make the best use of NHS resources
Process MTG
ID number 798


Key events during the development of the guidance:

Date Update
28 July 2023 Suspended. Topic suspended until further notice
09 February 2023 In progress. In progress
01 February 2023 Awaiting development. Status change linked to Topic Selection Decision being set to Selected
18 January 2023 Topic selection

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