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surgical glove

A sterile glove worn to prevent contamination of the patient during invasive procedures and to protect the hand from exposure to potentially infectious materials.
See also: glove
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Conversely, surgical gloves also protect the surgical team from the patient's bloodborne pathogens.
Occult surgical glove perforations in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck surgery.
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0.5 phr of a phenolic antioxidant was added to the pre-vulcanized NR latex, and from this UV pre-vulcanized latex formulation, surgical gloves were manufactured on a semi-industrial scale using a tailor made dipping machine.
Once the Operating Room began to purchase powder-free surgical gloves, work became a pleasure and her hand irritation declined.
Now, Regent is breaking new ground in glove technology, creating an entirely new category of surgical glove for the glove industry--deproteinised natural rubber latex.
Mr Day said: "Surgical gloves, and the protection they afford, can make the difference between life and death for the healthcare workers."
Group I: Ten procedures using surgical gloves (RakshakR latex examination gloves, Shivsagar Ind, Mumbai, India).
The men, who are both local, were wearing black jackets and white surgical gloves over their heads with the eyes cut out when they were arrested at around 4am.
His wife Vivien Jones, 47, pulled on surgical gloves to sneak into his home and lunged at him with a six-inch knife.
In addition to its best-known products, the company also manufactures surgical gloves, industrial gloves and health and beauty products.