Scalpel safety: How to prepare a scalpel and stay out of the ER

High School

When your dissection lesson calls for sharp objects, this quick scalpel safety primer will help you and your students stay focused on the lesson at hand, and out of the ER. 

Watch as we demonstrate how to properly open, assemble, and use a sterile scalpel for safe and accurate hands-on dissection. 

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