Design Engineering

The cutting edge of medical technology

October 19, 2011   Staff

Since the dawn of surgery, the instrument for incising flesh has been the scalpel – basically a euphemism for a knife. Not much has changed in scalpel design, although I recall that a surgeon from Holland came to Ottawa in the 1990s with a scalpel for the left hand.

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