Gore-Tex

(redirected from Gortex)
Also found in: Medical.

Gore-Tex

 (gôr′tĕks)
A trademark for a water-repellant, breathable laminated fabric, used primarily in outerwear and shoes.

Gore-Tex

(ˈɡɔːˌtɛks)
n
(Textiles) trademark a type of synthetic fabric which is waterproof yet allows the wearer's skin to breathe; used for sportswear

Gore-Tex

(ˈgɔrˌtɛks, ˈgoʊr-)
Trademark.
a breathable, water-repellent fabric laminate used on clothing, shoes, etc.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The authors reported that while overall patient satisfaction was higher with an AVF (than for patients with a CVC or gortex graft), patients with an AVF had the highest levels of dissatisfaction with pain and concerns about access longevity.
Multiple VSR from mid to distal septum found (1 moderate sized and 2 small sized) repaired with Gortex patch and Left ventricle closed with 4/0 20 mm prolene plegeted interrupted sutures with bilateral gortex patch.
The placement of a Gortex patch (Flagstaff, USA) occurred in 6 (3.
Abdominal sacrocolpopexy utilizing Gortex Tex in genital prolapse.
Textile fabrics of elastomeric nanofibrous membranes are more advantageous than the well-known commercial waterproof-breathable fabric named gortex.
At the last minute I had grabbed my Gortex pants and they were a welcome layer when this bull wouldn't turn broadside for yet another 20 minutes.
2] Gortex pieces attached by a prolene suture (Fig.
The largest ESOPs include highly competitive companies like Publix Supermarkets and Gortex maker W.
Like other travel enthusiasts, I prepare for this adventure to the coldest, windiest, driest place on earth with high rubber boots, extra gloves, a Gortex jacket, and layers of warm clothes, not knowing it will also be a journey inward, way beneath the layers of long silk underwear.
A diagnosis of SSS was made and patient was treated with a gortex graft from the arch of the aorta to the second portion of the left subclavian artery.
The amiable guide was dressed for the weather in a Gortex jacket, rain pants and hiking boots.
Gortex waterproof membranes keep you dry in all conditions and flex met internal met guard system flexes for maximum comfort in low places.