by Surgical Specialty
Celebrating Perioperative Nurse Week
November 12-18, 2017
Celebrate the profession, honor our perioperative nurses, and pay tribute to the entire surgical team. Perioperative Nurses Week focuses attention on the meaningful work of 160,000 perioperative nurses across the U.S. who advocate for the safety of surgical patients. For patients, a collaborative team environment will enable the best possible surgical outcome.
SCANLAN® SUPER CUT™ Scissors
A pure statement of perfection, The Scanlan® Super Cut™ Scissors assures the surgeon of a consistent and precise cut.
SCANLAN® Reliance Bulldog Clamps
Reliable, Surgeon-Controlled Vessel Clamps
The Scanlan® Reliance Bulldog Clamp has been designed to provide secure, robust clamping pressure to assist in the temporary occlusion of vessels. Manufactured with the highest quality stainless steel, its 1 x 2 DeBakey jaws ensure a firm yet atraumatic clamping pressure.
A unique suture port allows optional suture tagging to enhance surgical location and recovery.
SCANLAN® Rocco Nodule Clamps
Developed in cooperation with Gaetano Rocco, MD, FRCSEd, FEBTS, FCCP
Developed to assist the surgeon in the excision of small peripheral (outer third of the lung) nodules
SCANLAN® Rib Cutter
May be used for:
- Chest wall resections
- First rib resections
- Resecting the costal cartilage during some Pectus procedures
Scanlan International, Inc.
is proud to be a sponsor of the following scholarship programs.
AATS Summer Intern Scholarship 2017 Scanlan Family Scholars
The AATS Summer Intern Scholarship program was established to introduce the field of Cardiothoracic Surgery to first and second year medical students in a North American medical school and to broaden their educational experience by providing an opportunity to spend eight weeks during the summer working in a North American Cardiothoracic Surgery Department.
AWS Resident and Student Starr Research Forum Scholarship
Scanlan proudly supports the Scientific Session at the AWS Conference, which includes the AWS/American Journal of Surgery Top Paper Award (which will be awarded by Brigid) and the Starr Research Forum.
The Association of Women Surgeons is an international not-for-profit professional organization whose mission is to inspire, encourage, and enable women surgeons to realize their professional and personal goals.
Women in Thoracic Surgery (WTS) and Scanlan International, Inc. are pleased to offer a Traveling Mentorship Award for a woman medical student or general surgery resident to visit a WTS member for an elective period to gain exposure to women cardiothoracic surgeon mentors for enrichment and education. Applicants are responsible for contacting potential mentors and securing arrangements prior to submitting an application.
Christian Luna underwent the first pulmonary homograft replacement in Peru 20 years ago (age 15) for a severely hypoplastic main pulmonary artery.
Today, he is a grateful husband and father of two!
The instruments were donated through SCANLAN® Life Programs and the gifted hands of Dr. Aubyn Murath and his CardioStart Compassion Surgery Team.