Sayre,Lewis A., U.S. surgeon, 1820-1900.
Sayre jacket - a plaster-of-Paris jacket applied while the patient is suspended by the head and axillae.
Sayre sling - used for head suspension.
Sayre suspension apparatus - obsolete term for Sayre suspension traction.
Sayre suspension traction - spinal traction obtained by vertical suspension of the patient by means of a head halter.
double-ended, handheld instrument with one rongeur type end and one curved blade; designed for lifting periosteum off bone during surgery.