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Sgt. Jacqueline M. Lopez, the supply noncommissioned officer for the Operating Room and Central Material Service department, places a set of wrapped instruments into the sterrad machine to be sterilized, July 27. (Photo by Marlon J. Martin, McDonald Army Health Center, Fort Eustis, Va.)


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Operating Room: sterile back table

A day in the life of a surgical nurse. I agree with most of this, except the part where "the nurse grabs her scrub tech and heads to the OR." Please, the tech is usually in the room way before the nurse. At least where I work anyway!

Operating Room nurse

Surgical Technologist

the human side of medicine

operating room nursing

Operating Room RN: My Career. This is a heart during open heart surgery. The blue is a vessel-loop, silver is a sternal retractor.

Surgical Technology - General Surgery flashcards | Quizlet

Nicolas Henri Jacob: Surgical instruments for tonsil operations

GREAT digestive system outline!!

Operating Room: Double level back table for instruments and supplies

Recycled medical tools.

Operating Room: Surgical Blades. Most used #s 10, 11, 15 and occasionally 12

Operating Room: Electro Surgical Instruments (bovie, cautery, bipolar)

Operating Room: Great to see synthetic bodies for education:, "SynDaver™ Labs manufactures the world’s most sophisticated synthetic human tissues and body parts. Our SynDaver™ Synthetic Human bleeds, breathes, and employs hundreds of replaceable muscles, bones, organs, and vessels which are made from materials that mimic the mechanical, thermal, and physio-chemical properties of live tissue. This validated technology is used to replace live animals and cadavers for clinical training."

operating room: Suture needles

So do we Surgical Tech, since we hand the instruments to the surgeons in the operating room! LOL We are the forgotten medical personnel....

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