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Last modified on Tue 15 Jul 2014

  • A reduced assortment of instruments and sutures, on the table
  • An unopened set of instruments for conversion to CPB if needed
  • A suction stabilization system
  • An assortment of coronary shunts (from 1.0 to 3.0 mm in size) sorted and easily accessible to the team
  • A number-1 Prolene (non-absorbable, monofilament) that is 100 cm in length
  • A stiff, thick silastic tube trimmed to 28 cm (Portex 800/012/200/800 3.0 mm x 5.0 mm)
  • An extra-long 30 cm tourniquet guide
  • Arteriotomy scissors (0° straight, 45°, 90°, 125° angled blades Jacobson micro scissors, sharp fine tips, round handle, 7”/18 cm Scanlan and 170° Wexler).