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Surgical Nursing Lab Quiz 4
Instrument module 4 & general quiz
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Veterinary Medicine
10/03/2010

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Term
Purpose of manual retractors
Definition
Hold tissue apart for better exposure (hand held)
Term
Malleable/Ribbon manual retractor
Definition

Retracting tissue (abdominal organs)

 

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Term
U.S. Army manual retractor
Definition

Retracting tissue (skin, muscle, fascia)

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Farabeuf manual retractor
Definition

Retracting tissue (skin, muscle, fascia)

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(smaller than US Army)

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Senn manual retractor
Definition

Retracting tissue (skin, muscle, fascia)

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Israel manual retractor
Definition

retracting tissue (skin, muscle, fascia)

 

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Deaver manual retractor
Definition

Retracting tissue (skin, muscle, fascia)

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Term

Self-retaining retractor

 

Definition
Retracts tissue for better exposure (locking mechanism)
Term
Gelpi self-retaining retractor
Definition

primarily orthopedic, perineal area, spinal muscles

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Term
Weitlaner self-retaining retractor
Definition

Primarily spinal muscles

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Term
Balfour self-retaining retractor
Definition

Abdominal surgery

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Term
Gosset self-retaining retractor
Definition

abdominal surgery

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(smaller than nelson)

Term
Nelson self-retaining retractor
Definition

abdominal surgery

(larger than gosset)

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Term
Finochietto rib retractor
Definition

Thoracic surgery

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Term
Wallace stifle retractor
Definition

stifle surgery

 

Term
Purpose of suction tips
Definition

remove fluid from operative site

 

Term
Frazier suction tip
Definition

primarily orthopedic, neurologic surgery

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Yankauer suction tip
Definition

all purpose

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Poole suction tip
Definition

Primarily abdominal and thoracic surgery

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