Applying a Miller's knot: step 1

This is the first step in applying a Miller's knot.

1. The ligature material is carried around the pedicle twice (exemplified here with a section of cord around fingers of the left hand).

More in this package:
Introduction
Methodology: figure 1
Methodology: figure 2
Methodology: figure 3
Methodology: figure 4
Applying a Miller's knot: step 1
Applying a Miller's knot: step 2
Applying a Miller's knot: step 3
Case study: step 1
Case study: step 2
Case study: step 3
Comparison to traditional technique

 

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