Operating scissors are general medical scissors that are available with a variety of blade styles, in various sizes and designs. An essential component of any first-aid kit, operating scissors are floor grade which means they are for regular use and they are also autoclavable, meaning they can be used for any surgical procedure. Operating scissors are very sharp blunt tip scissors. They have a screw lock. They are used in general surgery for cutting sutures, gauze and other such material. They need to be sharpened regularly.
These scissors are made of high-quality stainless steel. They are also made of other metals like chrome, aluminum etc. However, stainless steel operating scissors with sand finish are very popular.
Types of operating scissors
There are many types of operating scissors, examples are:
* Operating scissors, straight
* Operating scissors, curved
* Mayo operating scissors, straight
* Mayo operating scissors, curved
Types of blades in operating scissors
Used in surgical operations.