It’s your first posting…you’re in the procedure room assisting your MO for the 1st time..
suddenly she yells..
MO: “Get me some orthoban, 3 rolls of POP…and some crepe bandage “
You: OMG..What buns? pee…and what crap??
To prevent such encounters, pls take some time to learn some basic apparatus used in Orthopaedics!
2. Crepe bandage
3. Plaster of paris
4. Plaster saw (aint no vacuum cleaner)
4. Zimmer splint
5. Thomas splint (lateral traction)
6. Plaster spreader
cutter (stout scissors)