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Wrist Tower

$3,599.00

The wrist traction configuration offers a variety of positioning capabilities. You can apply traction by simply dialing the knob from 0-25 lbs (0-11 kgs). Pronation and Supination can be easily controlled by the surgeon’s preference and locked in place.

  • Simply dial in your tension…eliminates use of sand bags
  • All components are autoclavable
  • Easily attaches to side rail of surgical table with CamLoc Clamp
  • Improves productivity… eliminates the need for assistant to hold extremity
  • Required CamLoc Clamp sold separately

Required Accessory
CamLoc Clamp

Click below to purchase separately
Limited Use Finger Traps

Copyright Notice
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WRIST TOWER   800-0135


Initial Release
: 7/2/2009


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 Manufacturer: 
Emergo Europe Prinsessegracht 20
2514 AP The Hague, The Netherlands

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

Sub-Assembly Components


790-0016: SchureHand Positioner • 790-0037: Counter Traction • 790-0036: Hand Support


790-0011: Lower Control Tube • 790-0014: Traction Support Bar • 790-0015: Traction System

Setup
*Drape the Table Prior To Doing this Procedure

  1. Attach the Clamp over the drapes
  2. Insert the Lower Control Tube 790-0011 and it lock into the clamp
  3. Attach the Counter Traction 790-0037
  4. Attach the Hand Support 790-0036
  5. Attach the Traction Support Bar 790-0014. Lock the handle down tight.
  6. Plug in the 790-0015 Traction System
  7. Attach the SchureHand Positioner 790-0016

Instructions for Use

  1. Insert (512-0015) finger traps into the appropriate slot of (790-0016)
  2. Adjust to the desired height the counter traction device (790-0037) by unlocking the handle, once at the desired height lock the handle tight
  3. Adjust to the desired height of the hand support (790-0036) by unlocking the handle, once at the desired height lock the handle tight
  4. Adjust the height of (790-0014) by unlocking the handle, once at the desired height lock the handle tight
  5. Insert the appropriate fingers into the finger traps (512-0015)
  6. Adjust the traction, turn the knob right to tighten and left to loosen

Take Down

  1. Remove SchureHand Positioner 790-0016 by pulling the plunger with one hand and using your other hand to remove the SchureHand Positioner
  2. Loosen handle, unplug the Traction System 790-0015
  3. Unlock the handle, remove the Traction Support Bar 790-0014
  4. Unlock handle; remove the Hand Support 790-0036
  5. Unlock handle remove the Counter Traction 790-0037
  6. Loosen star knob on the clamps, remove the Lower Control Tube 790-0011 
  7. Unlock clamp remove from side rail

Intended Use
The intended use is to provide traction and intra-operative positioning controlled by the surgeons preference during wrist surgery.

General Specifications
Device Dimensions (maximum)

  • Length: 14” +/- 0.5” 
  • Depth: 360° Rotation      
  • Height: 53” +/-  0.5” (extended), 34”+/- 0.5” (collapsed) 
  • Device Weight: 9.50 +/-  0.5 lbs
  • Attaches to the rail of a surgical table using the CamLoc Clamp (sold separately) at any point on the rail
  • Single person installation

Overview of Components
The WRIST TOWER is a device used during wrist surgery. Its function is to provide traction and  intra-operative positioning controlled by the surgeons preference, during supine elbow surgery. A CamLoc Clamp (sold separately) is required to attach the WRIST TOWER to surgical table.

  • US: 0.375” x 1.125” (9.5 mm x 28.5 mm) PN# 800-0271
  • Denyer: 0.242” x 1.5” (6 mm x 38 mm) PN# 800-0271-DEN
  • Europe: 0.390” x 0.975” (10 mm x 25 mm) PN# 800-0271-EU
  • Eschmann (UK): 0.237”x 1.245” (6 mm x 32 mm) PN# 800-0271-UK
  • Japan: 0.354” x 1.260” (9 mm x 32 mm)
  • Swiss: 0.394” x 1.1181” (10 mm x 30 mm)
General Information
  • Product not made with (NRL) Natural Rubber Latex
  • Device supports 500 lb proportional patient load (6'4" 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
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
Maximum load should not exceed appropriate proportion of a patient weighing 500 lbs. Use care with low-maximum load capacity surgical tables that accessory rails are not overloaded. Strictly follow instructions for use for your Operating Table system. 
 

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

CLEANING AND STERILIZATION INSTRUCTIONS

Cleaning Instructions
  • Clean the Elbow Surgical Positioner thoroughly before using (before sterilization) and after each use
  • Recommended cleaning products: (All solutions should be used in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions)
    - Enzymatic neutral pH detergent solution (Enzymatic cleaners are compatible with metal devices/instruments and are preferred)
    Non-enzyme, hydrogen peroxide based solution
    Coverage Plus NPD One Step Cleaner, Disinfectant & Deodorizer Concentrate
  • Disassemble Elbow Surgical Positioner into separate parts for cleaning:
    790-0013
    790-0014
    790-0015
    790-0007
    790-0011
    CamLoc Clamp

  • Scrub each piece with a soft, plastic scrub brush and a recommended cleaning solution (see above)
  • Rinse all parts thoroughly to remove any chemical residue
  • Wipe each part completely dry with a clean, lint-free cloth
  • Prepare for sterilization (device must be cleaned before sterilization)
  • See sterilization instructions below

*Based on information provided by the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC), the Center for Disease Control (CDC), the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) and the U.S. National Library of Medicine.

Sterilization Instructions

 GRAVITY
Wrapped Instruments
Exposure Time at 121° C (250° F): 30 minutes
Exposure Time at 132° C (270° F): 15 minutes
Drying Time: 15-30 minutes

Unwrapped Nonporous Items
Exposure Time at 132° C (270° F): 3 minutes
Exposure Time at 135° C (275° F): minutes
Drying Time: minute

PRE-VACUUM
Wrapped Instruments
Exposure Time at 132° C (270° F): 4 minutes
Exposure Time at 135° C (275° F): minutes
Drying Time: 20-30 minutes

Unwrapped Nonporous Items
Exposure Time at 132° C (270° F): 3 minutes
Exposure Time at 135° C (275° F)minutes
Drying Time: N/A

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