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Safety Product Category

Ophthalmic Scalpel

Specifically designed, integrated retractable shield that protects the blade in procedure and during handling.

All SharpGuard™ guarded knives are designed to meet “safer medical device” standards required by OSHA to eliminate or minimize occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens. Identification, evaluation and selection of safer medical devices are key components of a facility “Exposure Control Plan” (ECP), requiring annual reviews and updates.

SharpGuard™ guarded knives are packaged in sterile blister trays in a closed, safe position, five units per box.

Directions for Use:

1. To Open:

With textured grip pointing away from body, slide grip back until it clicks to expose blade.

2. To Close:

With the blade pointing away from body, slide textured grip toward blade until it clicks into guarded position.

3. Disposal:

Close the knife into the guarded position. Place knife in an approved sharps container.