The Acetabular Reamer(Acetabulum Grater Head)

2019-11-19
The acetabular reamer, or acetabulum grater head, is disclosed of the type having a driver and a tool held together by a quick-release coupling mechanism. The reamer has a hollow ...

What is the skin retractor or skin hook?

2019-11-05
A retractor is a surgical instrument used to separate the edges of a surgical incision or wound, or to hold back underlying organs and tissues so that body parts under the incisio ...

What is the nerve root retractors?

2019-11-05
Caspar Nerve Root Retractor is an instrument specially made for use in neurosurgical procedures. More specifically this is used in nerve root retraction in procedures such as lumb ...

What is Caspar Cervical Retractor?

2019-11-02
The Caspar Cervical Retractor System was developed over 20 years ago with Dr. Caspar. It is used for soft tissue retraction in anterior cervical discectomy and fusion procedures.T ...

What is a bone rongeur ?

2019-10-31
It's a strongly constructed instrument with a sharp-edged, scoop-shaped tip, used for gouging out bone, and a heavy-duty forceps for removing small pieces of bone.Ruskin Rongeur i ...

Cervical spine disease

2019-10-31
Cervical spine disease is a fairly common problem seen in adults. When that disease involves the compression of spinal nerves in the neck, people may seek advice from their doctor ...

What is a Hohmann retractor?

2019-10-30
The term "extractor" encompasses instruments that are used in orthopedic procedures to remove wires, pins, broken screws, and threaded pins. Extractors include tibial tray hooks, ...

What are Orthopedic surgical procedures?

2019-10-30
Orthopedic surgical procedures are those that treat abnormalities related to bones or muscles. Common orthopedic procedures include hand and wrist surgery, foot and ankle (podiatr ...

What is Knee Joint Fracture?

2019-10-30
Knee joint is the most used joint after shoulder joint in human body. Knee joint is formed by patella, tibia and femur. Knee joint fracture is either isolated fracture that involv ...

What is the Knee Retractor System?

2019-10-30
The Knee Retractor System holds retractors utilizing various straps. This helps eliminate obstruction of the surgeon's operative area and frees assisting personnel.

What is Intervertebral Disc Prolapse?

2019-10-30
Pelvic intervertebral disc prolapse is commonly referred to as slipped disc. This is a misnomer as there occurs no actual slipping of the vertebral disc but actually, a protrusion ...

What is the bone lever?

2019-10-30
The operation of most skeletal muscles involves leverage – using a lever to move an object. A lever is a rigid bar that moves on a fixed point called the fulcrum, when a force is ...

What is orthopedic bone saw?

2019-10-30
Orthopedic saws and saw blades are used in orthopedic surgery to cut or remove bones during amputation, replacement, and other procedures. Popular saws include the Charriere, Gigl ...

What is a laminectomy rongeur?

A laminectomy rongeur with top and bottom parallel bars in sliding relation, one to the other, with the ends cooperating to form cutting tips. The lower bar has an upwardly longit ...