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Knee Crutches

Knee Crutches

ProductID: 800-0041
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Facilitate a wide-range of patient positions for surgery with this style of leg holders that adjust vertically from 12″ to 19″ (31 cm - 48 cm) and rotate 360º to provide precise patient positioning with a simple, ergonomic, locking handle. Attach to the operating room table with the versatile Schure Socket XL (sold separately). Sold in pairs.

  • Constructed of highest-quality stainless steel
  • Extremely soft and comfortable crutch liners prevent superficial nerve damage to the patient
  • Mount to side rail quickly and securely with Schure Socket XL
  • Knee crutch pads included

Required Accessory: Purchase Two
Schure Socket XL

Replacement Pads
Knee Crutch Replacement Pads


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Knee Crutches  800-0041

Knee Crutch Replacement Pads   508-0154


Initial Release:
 7/11/2004


Manufacturer
SchureMed (081001460)
452 Randolph Street, Abington, MA 02351 USA 
Toll Free (888) 724-8763  |  Ph (781) 982-7000
Fax (781) 982-7001  |  orders@schuremed.com

 
Authorized Representative
Emergo Europe, Prinsessegracht 20, 2514 AP The Hague, The Netherlands 

INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE
Become familiar with features of patient positioning device before use with patient. Always practice use on a nurse, physician or appropriate volunteer prior to using clinically.

Attaching Knee Crutches to Surgical Table
  1. Place patient on surgical table.
  2. Place Schure Socket XL clamps P/N 800-0134 (sold separately) onto surgical table side rails adjacent to patient hips.
  3. Put mounting post into clamps and turn clamp handles clockwise to tighten.
Adjusting Knee Crutches
  1.  Adjust vertically from 12" (31 cm) to 19" (48 cm) and have a floating brace to provide precise positioning. Adjust height and lock by turning adjustment to the right.
  2. Lock Knee Crutches by twisting ergonomic handles.
Detaching Knee Crutches from Surgical Table
  1.  Turn Schure Socket XL handle counterclockwise to loosen and remove stirrup from socket.

INTENDED USE
Intended use is to hold patient’s legs during short or long gynecologic, urological or laparoscopic procedures.

GENERAL SPECIFICATIONS:
Device Dimensions (maximum)
  • Extended Length: 44” +/- .5 (112 cm +/- 1 cm)
  • Extended Collapsed: 28” +/- .5” (71 cm +/- 1 cm)
  • Width: 17” +/- .5” (43 cm +/- 1 cm)
  • Depth: 10.5” +/- .5” (27 cm +/- 1 cm)
  • Device Weight Per Stirrup: 5 +/- 0.5 lbs. (2.2 +/- .22 kg)
  • Connects to surgical table side rails
  • Single-person installation
  • Knee Crutches has 5/8” (1.6 cm) mounting post which attaches with 800-0134 Schure Socket XL (sold separately)

COMPONENT OVERVIEW
Knee Crutches are a surgical leg holding device that attaches to surgical table side rails with Schure Socket XL clamps. Device may be used primarily for urology, GYN and GYN laparoscopy as well as for procedures requiring dual site exposures.

Replacement Pad:
508-0154  Knee Crutch Pads (pr)

Other required products for use: 800-0134  Schure Socket XL, 2 each (sold separately)

See side rail dimensions below: 
US: 0.374” x 1.122” (9.5 mm x 28.5 mm) PN# 800-0134
Denyer: 0.236” x 1.496” (6 mm x 38 mm) PN# 800-0134-DEN
Europe: 0.394” x 0.984” (10 mm x 25 mm) PN# 800-0134-EU
Eschmann (UK): 0.236” x 1.260” (6 mm x 32 mm) PN# 800-0134-UK
Japan: 0.354” x 1.260” (9 mm x 32 mm) PN# 800-0134-JPN
Swiss: 0.394” x 1.181” (10 mm x 30 mm) PN# 800-0134-SWISS  

GENERAL INFORMATION
  • Product not made with (NRL) Natural Rubber Latex   
  • Device supports 350 lb. (159 kg) proportional patient load (6'4" (193 cm) tall patient per 99% human body model)
  • Product warranty covers product from manufacturing defects for period of 2 years
  • If damaged in shipping, call Customer Service at (888) 724-8763 or (781) 982-7000 to obtain Return Material Authorization (RMA) number. For product warranty issues, contact Customer Service.
  • Product is maintenance-free, check product condition before next use
  • Life of device is 5 years under normal use
  • Store device between –4°F to +86°F (-20°C to 30°C)
DISPOSAL
  • General - Prevent infection by cleaning and disinfecting product before disposal
  • Packaging - Dispose packaging material via household waste according to national requirements
  • SchureMed accepts back used or retired products - or dispose of product in accordance with national requirements


PRODUCT USE WARNINGS

WARNING!
Maximum load should not exceed appropriate proportion of a patient weighing 350 lbs. (159 kg). Use care with low-maximum load capacity surgical tables that accessory rails are not overloaded.


WARNING!
Hazards result from incorrect use. Strictly follow Instructions for Use with your Operating Table system.


WARNING!
Surgical table load capacities may be less. Never overload surgical table. Device is intended for mounting on surgical table side rail only.


Do not raise thigh closer to torso than 90° as patient may experience nerve damage.

CLEANING RECOMMENDATION
Follow current Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) Journal Guidelines for proper cleaning and disinfection procedures.


WARNING!

Adhere to standards for blood-borne pathogens from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Use recommended protective clothing, gloves, masks and eye protection to clean accessory.

CAUTION
Strictly read/follow manufacturer’s directions for cleaning fluids. DO NOT use cleaners containing phenolics.
  1. Remove major contaminants from accessory with disposable materials. Follow appropriate bio-hazard waste disposal procedures.
  2. Apply cleaning fluid liberally to entire accessory and wipe with clean, lint-free cloth until all moisture and cleaning fluid is removed from accessory
  3. Let accessory dry

 

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IFU-800-0041  REV 3.00

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