Funnel Splash Shield

November 1, 2007

When normal saline and a syringe are used to perform wound lavage, a small sterilized transparent or semi-transparent plastic funnel makes an excellent splash shield.

 

When normal saline and a syringe are used to perform wound lavage, a small sterilized transparent or semi-transparent plastic funnel makes an excellent splash shield. Just fit the tip of the syringe in the small end of the funnel and spray.

----Ray Nejeres, MD
Alamogordo, NM

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