ASTM International - ASTM F1078-87(1998)
Standard Terminology for Surgical Scissors-Inserted and Non-Inserted Blades
|Publication Date:||1 January 1998|
1.1 This terminology defines basic terms and considerations for the components of scissors with either inserted or non-inserted blades (see Fig. 1). Instruments in this terminology are limited to those fabricated having scissor blades made from stainless steel and used for surgical procedures.