oscillating saw


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oscillating saw

the saw oscillates backwards and forwards instead of rotating in a full circular path as is conventional with power saws. Used for bone surgery. The Stryker is the model.
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With this exposure, the humeral head is resected with an oscillating saw similar to a routine subscapularis tenotomy exposure.
This case highlights the successful use of an orthopedic oscillating saw to remove a constriction ring.
Aerosols should be minimized by using a handsaw rather than an oscillating saw, and by avoiding contact of the saw blade with brain tissue while removing the calvarium.
The sound of the oscillating saw that we use to remove, split and trim casts.
The pneumatic powered system, developed for small bone osteotomies and oral/maxillofacial procedures, includes a Drill, Sagittal Saw, Oscillating Saw, Reciprocating Saw, and a Wire Driver.