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Flashcards in test 59- equipment in the theatre Deck (15):
1

this equipment keeps the patient breathing during surgery.

respirator

2

this allows the surgeon to move the lights easily into position.

swivel arm

3

this shows the anaesthetist the quantity of nitrous oxide or oxygen which is being given.

flow metre

4

the operating table has no legs. it stands on a ....

pedestal

5

these are placed over wounds at the end of the operation.

dressing material

6

equipment is put in this to remove all germs.

sterilizer

7

sterile instruments are placed and carried in this.

tray

8

this equipment monitors heart activity.

electrocardiograph

9

these are attached to the patient's body to pick up heart activity.

electrodes

10

these are worn by surgeons and nurses in theatre.

theatre gowns

11

this is inserted to drain urine from the bladder.

catheter

12

the patient and trolleys in theatre are covered in sterile ....

drapes

13

the .... nurse provides instruments for the surgeon and assists when necessary during an operation.

scrub

14

this equipment is used to draw off any blood and body fluids during surgery.

suction

16

these instruments hold open the site of operation during surgery.

retractors