Main function:ﾠTo elevate and dissect bone, tissue, nerves. To clean and scrape bone. To expose fracture sites or bone in other procedures. Periosteal elevators are used to strip portions of the membrane (periosteum) covering the exterior surface of a bone.ﾠ
Where used mostly:ﾠTrauma, spinal and other bone and soft tissue procedures.ﾠ
Important product features:ﾠThey are well balanced to exert control. They have an ergonomic handle design. There is flexibility and firmness in the working end. They have a special hardness to maintain the edge on sharp types.ﾠ
Useful hints in usage:ﾠSelect the proper size for the task.
Special care instructions:ﾠProtect working ends and keep them sharp-damaged tips can harm the periosteum. Elevator sets are better protected when autoclaved, stored and used with our Sterilisation Baskets. See autoclave temperatures for tufnolﾠhandles.
?Other comments:ﾠThe most popular types of Elevators are the Freer and Periosteal.
Instrument subtypes:ﾠElevators and Raspatories, Periosteal Elevators, Spinal Elevators.
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.