All setups: Surgical tech mayo stand and back table OR setups

Surgery Steps: An incision is made to make the small bowel accessible, usually with a 10 blade. The mesentery will be cut into and dissected, all while maintaining hemostasis. The affected part of small bowel is found, and removed, usually using either a TA or GIA stapler to connect the two ends of small bowel […]

In some facilities, Laryngoscopies are performed by a surgeon and an Endoscopy team. In other places, they are done by OR staff.

The patient will be under general anesthesia.

The surgeon will insert a laryngoscope into the patient and view the airway. Some surgeries only require a quick look, and . . .

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The donor kidney will be brought to the OR and will be prepared to be implanted into the recipient. Fat will be cleaned off, and the vessels will be dissected clean and will be shortened to make the anastomosis easier. An aortic cuff may be used if the kidney came from a deceased patient. The […]

The Mako robot should be draped and all of the Mako arrays and the blue Mako probe should be assembled. The Stryker rep in the room will help if you are unsure of what to do. They will also help you calibrate. The robot should be pushed out of the . . .

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The patient will be supine on the OR table. Folded towels and a laparotomy drape will be used to drape the patient out. The bovie and suction need to be thrown off and attached to the drape. The surgeon will inject local, and then used a 15 blade to make incision. The bovie, Metz, debakeys, […]

The patient will be positioned supine, and the camera, light cord, insufflation tubing, Ligasure, suction/irrigator, and bovie will all be passed off after the patient is draped.

Depending on the surgeons preference, 2-4 port sites will be placed in the patients abdomen. An 11 blade is used to . . .

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Positioning: supine on a fracture table

An incision will be made on the hip with a 15 blade. The surgeon will dissect down to the fracture. Bovie and pickups will be used to dissect, along with a pair of Mets or tenotomy scissors.

The screw scale rod will be put . . .

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Proper imaging should be done before the patient comes to the OR for surgery, but if the patient is opened up and the surgeon finds the cancer has spread throughout the abdomen, they will abort the whole procedure. The patient will be positioned supine on the OR table, and they will be under general anesthesia. […]

Debridements can be straight forward, or they can be a little more complex.

Cultures are usually taken to see what type of infection the patient has, and how the surgeon can better treat them. Culture tubes should be readily available.

For large areas, a Pulsevac irrigator is used. Either a . . .

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A dermatome will be needed to harvest the skin graft from the donors site. This is usually on the thigh. Make sure you prep and drape out each area.

The finger will be washed out and depending on why the patient needs a skin graft, curettes may be used to . . .

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There are two types of Hemipelvectomies, external and internal. Internal hemipelvectomies are limb sparing, where as external will include amputation on the portion of pelvis, along with limb amputation.

The most common method is internal, and they usually involve either an allograft or autograft with arthrodesis to ensure stability.

The . . .

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