# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Assistant II Task 1799774979

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Prepare surgical instruments.


Preparation should include surgical instruments such as
  • forceps
  • clamps
  • needle holders
  • scalpels
  • scissors.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the most common surgical instruments used in minor surgical procedures? What is the function of each instrument?
  • What precautions must be taken when handling surgical instruments?
  • How should surgical instruments be cared for?

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