Busy. Please wait.

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the email address associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know (0)
Know (0)
remaining cards (0)
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

ERP Week 4

Instruments used in Minor Surgery

Scalpels can be either; Disposable or reusable
Disposable scalpels are purchased sealed in; Individually wrapped sterile pacs
Reusable scalps are sealed in; A sterilization pouch
A sterilized reusable scalpel will require a; A disposable sterile scalpel blade
Instruments used for gripping tissue or other objects include Forceps
A 'Tissue forceps' has; Teeth for gripping flesh
Tissue forceps are AKA; Rat tooth forceps
A common 'tissue' (rat tooth) forceps is an; Adson forceps
A 'Thumb forceps' has; Serrations; for grasping objects such as sutures or gauze
A 'Splinter forceps' is commonly used for; Removal of FBs
A forceps used to hold sterile towels in place, is a; Towel clamp
A common forceps that has ringed handles, ratchet, and serrated tips, is a; Hemostat or clamp
Common names associated with hemostats (clamps) include; 1.Halsted Mosquito (small) 2.Kelly (med) 3.Rochester-Pean (large)
Dissecting scissors and Operating scissors include; 1.Curved 2.Straight 3.Sharp-Blunt 4.Blunt-Blunt 5.Sharp-Sharp (iris)
A common Sharp-Sharp scissor used for minor surgery; A Iris scissor
A forceps/clamp designed to hold a suture needle is called; Crile-Wood - Needle driver(holder)
An instrument with curved ends used to pull back on incised tissue is a; Retractor
A long thin instrument used to explore into the body to find FB's, directions or depths is called a; Probe
Created by: adrouillard