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6542188 Basic Surgical Instruments

6542188 Basic Surgical Instruments

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BASIC SURGICAL INSTRUMENTSFundamentals of Primary Health Care B
 
BASIC SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS• Basic laparotomy instruments are essential to accomplish most types of general surgery. Each instrument can be placed into one of the four following basic categories: – Retracting and Occluding Instruments – Cutting and Dissecting Instruments – Clamping and Occluding Instruments – Grasping and Holding Instruments
 
Retracting and Exposing Instruments• used to hold back or retract organs or tissue to gain exposure to the operativesite. They are either "selfretaining" (stay open on their own) or "manual" (heldby hand). When identifying retractors, look at the blade, not the handle.

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