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Protective Tips, Surgical Instrument

Definition : Flexible sheaths that are designed with one open end into which the tip of a surgical instrument is inserted. These devices are designed to be placed on the tips/edges of surgical instruments to protect them from damage (e.g., during storage or sterilization). Typical surgical instrument tip protectors are made from plastic, paper, or foam and are designed to be placed on the tips/edges of sharp surgical instruments such as forceps, scissors, needle holders, hooks, knives, osteotomes, drills, chisels, K-wires, and fine microsurgical and endoscopic instruments. Certain designs (e.g., vented protectors) have an interior surface with longitudinal channels and ribs that permit the flow of steam or gases over the tip portion of the instrument to sterilize the instrument while the protector is in place. Some tips are color coded to facilitate surgical instrument identification.

Entry Terms : "Surgical Instrument Tip Protectors" , "Tip Guards, Surgical Instrument" , "Surgical Instrument Tip/Edge Guards" , "Protectors, Surgical Instrument"

UMDC code : 16222

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Axiom Medical Inc

Company Type: Parent

Axiom Medical, Inc. manufactures the largest variety of superior quality silicone and PVC disposable wound drainage catheters for all types of surgery.

CFI Medical Solutions

Company Type: Parent

CFI Medical Solutions is an FDA-registered medical device manufacturer. We can CE mark your products for selling in the European Union, we are ISO 13485 certified, and familiar with the wide range of regulatory requirements in the medical device industry.

Clinical Choice LLC

Company Type: Parent

General Econopak Inc

Company Type: Parent

General Econopak, Inc. provides solutions in the areas of aseptic technique, sterilization, cleanliness, and protection of personnel & equipment for the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, veterinary, and allied markets.

Harman Corp

Company Type: Parent

Harman Corporation has been a manufacturer and global supplier of dip molded flexible vinyl products for nearly 50 years. Starting with the pioneering formulations and process equipment developed by our founder Jack Harman in the late 1950's and early 60's, Harman Corporation has been manufacturing in Rochester, MI since 1963.

Katena Products Inc

Company Type: Parent

Katena Products, Inc. is the largest independently owned American company dedicated exclusively to ophthalmic surgical instrumentation. Katena offers its products to over 7,000 customers in the United States and, through a global network of distributors, to customers in more than 100 countries around the world.

Medical Action Industries Inc

Company Type: Parent

Medical Action Industries Inc. develops, manufactures and distributes to Healthcare providers with a vast array of high-quality disposable medical products. Medical Action is the leading manufacturer/distributor of Operating Room Disposable supplies, Containment Systems for Medical Waste, Minor Procedure Kits and Trays, Bedside Products and Disposable Supplies for Medical Laboratories.

Micromedics Inc

Company Type: Parent

Micromedics, Inc. was founded in 1982 with the initial objective of developing, manufacturing and marketing products for microsurgery.

Robbins Instruments Inc

Company Type: Parent

Robbins Instruments was founded in 1952 to bring you the highest quality medical instruments and supplies at competitive prices. Our current goal is to bring you these instruments online at these same, competitive prices.

Scanlan International Inc

Company Type: Parent

Scanlan International has experienced sales success since the company was founded in 1921. We continue to provide the highest quality products and services to surgeons and nurses so they can, in turn, do a better job for their patients.

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