Fact of the day!

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Everyday a new Fact about Operating Room practices will be shared here.

Please follow The Scrub Nurse blog to kill your curiosity! 🙂

(P.S. Click in the Facts below that you fancy the most! )


Todos os dias, um novo facto sobre as práticas em bloco operatório será partilhado aqui.

Por favor, segue o blog The Scrub Nurse e mata a tua curiosidade! 🙂

(Nota: Clica nos Factos abaixo que te suscitam mais interesse!)

Fact 1 – Effective patient positioning

Fact 2 – Hair removal surgery

Fact 3 – Flammable surgical prep solutions

Fact 4 – Thyroid protection during X-Ray

Fact 5 – Parts of Scrub Personnel considered Not Sterile

Fact 6 – Use of Saline on Instruments

Fact 7 – Importance of BSS

Fact 8 – Doppler ultrasound in Surgery

Fact 9 – Use of CO2 in Laparoscopic Surgery

Fact 10 – How to perform Surgical Count of Instruments?

Fact 11 – Where should the Return Electrode pad NOT be placed?

Fact 12 – ASA grade system

Fact 13 – How can Defibrillation be performed?

Fact 14 – Religious beliefs and Surgical Products