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Depth gauge

Screw depth gauge

Used to confirm the deth of the drill hole in bone to determine the length of the screw

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Ruler

Measuring stick

Used to measure structure and distances

3

Mallet

Hammer

Usually weights 1 to 3 pounds

used in other specialties that involve bone work

used to impact and extract implatns or exert force on osteotomes, chisels, gouges, tamps, and other specially designed instruments

4

Bone Tamp

tamp

used to ompact or wedge a structure into place

5

Bone cement injector

Cement gun

used to inject bone cement during total joint procedures

6

Bone cement system

used to mix the liquid and powder to produce bone cement

7

Pump Tubing

8

Bone File

Rasp

has a flat end serrations in a crisscross pattern

Used to smooth ut the rough edges or surfaces of large bones

9

Miller Rasp

small rasp

Used for smoothing rough edges or surfaces of small bones

10

Putti Bone Rasp

Rat tail

the blade surfaces are covered with tiny spikes

Used for smoothing rough edges or surfaces of large bones

11

Key elevator

Dissects or separates hard tissues

12

Freer elevator

lifts the periosteum from bone or retracts in confined spaces

13

Liston bone cutting forceps

large bone cutters

used to cut large bones

14

Stille Bone Gouge

used to cut or scoop out a channel of bone

15

Stille bone chisel

used to cut or shape bone. the chisel is often used when harvesting a bone graft

16

Cushing Rongeur

Used to remove pieces of bone and soft tissue surrounding the bone

17

Pliers

Channel locks

used to place or remove hardware and to grasp pointed trocar during drain insertion of deep wounds

18

Bennett retractor

used to retract tissues during procedures involving large bones

19

Murphy-lane bone skid

used to remove the femoral head from the joint during ttal hip arthroplasty

20

Bone Hook

used to retract bone or heavy tissue

21

Mini hohmann retractor

used to retract tissue or bone in tight, small areas. Often used during open reduction internal fixation (ORIF) of the ankle

22

Blunt Hohmann Retractor

used to retract small amount of tissue in a very tight area

23

Ragnell retractor

used to retract varying amounts of tissue at different depths

24

Cobra retractor

used to retract large areas of tissue. the large blade allows tissue to be retracted far away from the field, allowing for better visualization

25

Alm retractor

Self-retaining retractor

used to retract small areas

26

Bone reduction forceps

27

Cobb Elevator

28

Ruskin Rongeur 

29

Arthroscopic blunt/sharp obturator

30

Arthroscopic duckbill biter

Cuts and dissects tissue facing the surgeon