A neglected but frustrating ergonomic issue:
The thoracoscopic and laparoscopic trocar.
One of the problems encountered during thoracoscopic
operations is the frequent soiling of the endoscope by blood
dripping along the trocar sheath.
ABOUT TROCAR SWEEP
Closely approximate inner diameter of trocar
Designed for single use
Sold in packs of three
Wicking action pulls fluid off the trocar
After pulling the lens out,
the surgeon uses Trocar Sweep
to quickly clean the trocar.