Instruments

Types of towel clips-Instrument in draping

types of towel clips

The sterile draping in the surgical field enhances and improves the sterility and avoids infection to the patients. In draping towel clip/clamp play a role in holding the drapes for long-duration surgery. Towel clips are commonly used surgical instruments in sterile procedures. Types of towel clips used in the surgical field Types of towel clip/clamp …

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Raney clips for hemostasis in Neurosurgery

raney clip

Raney reusable scalp clips Atraumatic Safe to use Non-pyrogenic What are Raney clips used for Raney clips used to control bleeding, applied on the edge of scalp tissue. Raney clips used instead of Cautery or hemostatic forceps like Cushing forceps, mosquito artery forceps to control bleeding What type of clips are Raney clips Raney clips …

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Osteotome- Surgical instrument

osteotome

Osteotome- “Osteo” means bone, “Tomy” means cutting The surgical instrument name itself meaning the cutting of bone in the term. The sharp instruments made of medical-grade stainless steel with a good ergonomics design. Two types of osteotome Straight Curved The instrument comes in different sizes for the indication. Used in Orthopaedic surgery, Plastic & reconstructive …

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Interlocking nail in Orthopaedic surgery

ILN Interlocking nail, the most implant used for fixation of diaphyseal fractures of long bones, which has made the non-locking nail (e.g., K nail) almost obsolete despite its lower cost, simple technique, and less instrumentation Locking done by inserting screws from one cortex through holes in the nail up to the opposite cortex. When this …

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Top 5 Surgical instruments in Neurosurgery

Top 5 Surgical instrument neurosurgery

Top 5 Surgical instruments in cranial surgery posts will guide you all about the most used surgical instruments in cranial surgery(Neurosurgery). We will discuss the Bayonet Tissue Forceps, Malleable Brain Retractor, Hudson brace,  Penfield Dissector, and Yasargil Bayonet Tissue Forceps.  see more for Top 5 Surgical instrument cranial surgery Top 5 Surgical instrument: Bayonet Tissue …

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How to measure Blood Pressure

Monitoring blood pressure using palpation and/or sphygmomanometer PURPOSE:  To obtain baseline data for diagnosis and treatment Compare with subsequent changes that may occur during the care of patients To assist in evaluating the status of the patient’s blood volume, cardiac output, and vascular system Evaluate the patient’s response to changes in physical condition as a …

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Gynaecology surgical instrument Part 1

Gynaecology surgical instrument

Gynaecology surgical instrument used in Obstetrics & Gynaecology surgery listed includes Doyen’s retractor, allis tissue holding forceps, Sim’s posterior vaginal speculum, vulsellum forceps, sponge forceps Doyen’s retractor used in retracting the abdominal wall in open laparotomy. Used to retract bladder in (LSCS) Lower segment cesarean section delivery of the baby Retractor blade designed not to …

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Cardiac surgery operating room preparation

Cardiac surgery operating room preparation

Cardiac anesthetic, and C P B protocol to follow in the operating room. Let’s discuss the following in the cardiac operating room. Before taking the patients OT table to check-in regular manner, positioned, locked. Blanket roll on and haemo-therm temperature set is rolled on the table, switched on. Perfusionist, OR technician, anesthetist, surgeons should be …

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