VIEW THE MOBILE VERSION of www.homemedicine.ca Informational Site Network Informational
Privacy


Home


Medical Articles


Mother's Remedies


Household Tips


Medicine History


Forgotten Remedies


Search

Medical Articles

Condition Of The Throat And Other Internal Organs

The condition of the _throat_ requires the most constant atte...

Feeding Over

It is well to remember that over-feeding is a relative term. T...

Diet

I have little to say with regard to _diet_, at least to physi...

Esophagoscopy For Foreign Body

...

Cooking

The cooking of vegetables requires particular care. The valuab...

Demonstrations Of The Origin And Progress Of Inguinal Herniae In General

PLATE 41, Fig. 1.--When the serous spermatic tube is oblitera...

Bronchiectasis

In most cases of bronchiectasis there are strong indications...

Limbs Disjointed Or Sprained

In the case of an overstretch, or sprain, which has resulted i...

Rules For Endoscopic Foreign Body Extraction

1. Never endoscope a foreign body case unprepared, with the...

Ankylosis

Fixation of the crico-arytenoid joints with an approximation...

Liquorice

See Constipation. ...

Underwear

There is a common and very popular error, namely, that of putt...

Lues Of The Esophagus

Esophageal syphilis is a rather rare affection, and may show ...

Conclusion: Help Yourselves If Your Physicians Will Not Help You!

And I am none of your water-enthusiasts, who pretend to cure ...

Teething

At the outset, it must ever be remembered that this is not a d...

The Current

The current is that moving electric essence which traverses t...

Eczema

Skin eruptions, known under this name, have very various cause...

Air-tight Covering

The covering of oiled silk, or guttapercha, so frequently plac...

Ice-water And Snow-bath In Malignant Cases

If no rash appear during the first pack, which will scarcely ...

Sudden Invasion Of The Nervous Centres

Of the different forms of scarlatina maligna the most dangero...



Safety-pin Closer





Category: INSTRUMENTARIUM
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery

There are a number of methods for the endoscopic
removal of open safety-pins when the point is up, one of which is by
closing the pin with the instrument shown in Fig. 37 in the following
manner. The oval ring is passed through the endoscope until it is
beyond the spring of the safety-pin, the ring is then turned upward by
depressing the handle, and by the aid of the prong the pin is pushed
into the ring, which action approximates the point of the pin and the
keeper and closes the pin. Removal is then less difficult and without
danger. This instrument may also be used as a mechanical spoon, in
which case it may be passed to the side of a difficultly grasped
foreign body, such as a pebble, the ring elevated and the object
withdrawn. Elsewhere will be found a description of the
various safety-pin closers devised by various endoscopists. The author
has used Arrowsmith's closer with much satisfaction.





Next: Mechanical Spoon

Previous: Hooks



Add to del.icio.us Add to Reddit Add to Digg Add to Del.icio.us Add to Google Add to Twitter Add to Stumble Upon
Add to Informational Site Network
Report
Privacy
SHAREADD TO EBOOK


Viewed 934