The Mini-Stop is designed for a minimally invasive tape procedure. The tape tape positioned under the mid-urethra for support, just like with a standard in-out TOT tape procedure. The end of the tape is fitted with a tine anchor and then passed through the interior ramus onto the obturator internus and around to the obturator membrane where it remains firmly anchored.
Watch the two videos produced by Dr Nathan Guerette. One uses a curved needle for placement and the second shows the procedure with a pair of helical needles..
The Mini-Stop kit is supplied complete with a curved needles as well as a pair of helical needles for those who prefer these.