Accession Number:

AD0692315

Title:

ILLUMINATING SCALPEL FOR MILITARY FIELD USE.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

OREGON UNIV DENTAL SCHOOL PORTLAND CHILD STUDY CLINIC

Report Date:

1969-07-15

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

An illuminating scalpel for military field use was designed and prototyped. It contains a light source in its handle and a light-weight battery power source in a separate small plastic box at the end of a thin wire. The device proved useful in limited clinical trials. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE