What are blunt blunt scissors used for?
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The blunt-blunt surgical scissors can be used in the operating theatre and in medical practices. The curved version, also known as Cooper scissors, is mainly used for dissection and for cutting through fine tissue.
What are suture scissors called?
Straight Mayos are often called “Suture Scissors.” Metzenbaum scissors or “Metz” are used for fine dissection and cutting. They are most frequently slightly curved. A common mistake is to use Metzenbaums to cut suture, which dulls the scissors and renders then less useful for dissection.
What are the sharpest surgical scissors?
Of the standard tissue scissors available, Supercut® iris scissors have the sharpest edge and they are easily recognized by their black handles. These scissors have a fine bevel angle at the cutting edge, and they are available with smooth edges or one serrated edge.