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Whats on Your Surgical Tray?

Reams, Carol A.

Journal of the Dermatology Nurses' Association:
doi: 10.1097/JDN.0b013e31829cc060
DEPARTMENTS: What's on Your Surgical Tray?

ABSTRACT: This column represents the second in a series of columns that will improve the dermatology nurse’s competency with different surgical instruments. In addition, it provides information regarding the identified instrument’s historical significance and clinical applications.

Author Information

Carol A. Reams, BHS, RN, CNOR, Dermatology Associates of Kentucky, Lexington, KY.

No funds have been received for this work.

The author declares no conflict of interest.

Correspondence concerning this article should be addressed to Carol A. Reams, BHS, RN, CNOR, 222 Country Lane, Frankfort, KY 40601. E-mail:

Copyright © 2013 by the Dermatology Nurses' Association.