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English to German translations [PRO] Medical - Medical (general) / orthopaedic cements
English term or phrase:doughy ball
Operation assistant outside the sterile field:
1) Remove the outer carton box.
2) Open the lid of the outer plastic container carefully not to touch the contents.
Operation assistant working inside the sterile field:
3) Take out aseptically the closed, sterile mixing bowl out of the plastic container and bring the mixing bowl into the sterile operation field.
4) Remove the top from the mixing bowl carefully by pressing the clip and lift the top.
5) The ampoule with liquid is then opened and entirely poured onto the powder.
Add the liquid to the powder and not the powder to the liquid.
6) The sterile spatula must be used to mix the two components, avoiding entrapment of air which could affect the mechanical properties of the cement.
This step must be carried out thoroughly, carefully and firmly as to get a **doughy ball** within 30 to 40 s.