Instrument type/name: Hand-Held Retractors.ﾠ
Raw material:ﾠStainless steel. Many from cold-forged or stamped blanks.ﾠ
Technical specifications: Retractors fall under two groups - Group A and B. Carbon Content Range in Group A: 0.09 to 0.15%, in Group B: 0.16 to 0.25%. Chromium Content Range in Group A: 11.5 to 13.5%, in Group B: 12 to 14%. Made from Martensitic Stainless Steel Grade AISI 410 and AISI 420.
Surface:ﾠSilk matte satin finish / polish finish.ﾠ
Main function:ﾠTo retract, expose or hold back tissue or expose bone.ﾠ
Where used mostly:ﾠGeneral surgery, Orthopedic surgery, Spinal surgery.ﾠ
Important product features:ﾠFrequently produced with two working ends of different sizes. Some varieties have an ergonomic grip for secure handling. Some retractors are not tempered. This allows them to be shaped many times-according to the task at hand.ﾠ
Useful hints in usage:ﾠHand-held retractors are often used in conjunction with self-retaining retractors.
Special care instructions:ﾠ
?Other comments:ﾠThe most popular type of Hand-Held Retractors are the Volkman and Hohmann.
Brand new re-usable surgical instrument. Operating roomﾠquality.
Suitable for hospital, veterinary and dental use.
Conforms to International standard ISO 7153 and British Standard BS 5194.
CE marked and produced in the UK.
Quality checked to ensure no imperfections such as unwanted sharp edges or burrs, reducing the risk of infection and cross contamination.
Easy to clean and sterilise.
Suppliers of surgical instruments to the UK market since the 1920s. Established in the UK since 1978.
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