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13:58 Nov 7, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical
German term or phrase: scrub nurse
Concerns different tasks to be performed by scrub nurses and circulating nurses.
Jacques Benbassat
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Summary of answers provided
naOP-SchwesterManfred Mondt
naa nurse who assists a surgeon by performing minor duties during an operationDan McCrosky
naSorry, typo: Instrumentierschwester/pflegerDan McCrosky
naInstrumentenschwester/pflegerDan McCrosky


  

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54 mins
Instrumentenschwester/pfleger


Explanation:
As "scrub nurse" is English, I assume you want the German term, which is:

Instrumentenschwester/pfleger

If you want to know what they do, please wait for an answer from one of our medical experts.

Hope this helps - Dan



Dan McCrosky
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55 mins
Sorry, typo: Instrumentierschwester/pfleger


Explanation:
As "scrub nurse" is English, I assume you want the German term, which is:

Instrumentierschwester/pfleger

If you want to know what they do, please wait for an answer from one of our medical experts.

Hope this helps - Dan



Dan McCrosky
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1 hr
a nurse who assists a surgeon by performing minor duties during an operation


Explanation:
a nurse who assists a surgeon by performing minor duties during an operation

As "scrub nurse" is English, I assume you want the German term too, which is:

Instrumentierschwester/pfleger



Dan McCrosky
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1 day 18 hrs
OP-Schwester


Explanation:
See last question on circulating nurse. My wife is an RN and she confirns the interpretation of circulating and scrub nurse.
Manfred

Manfred Mondt
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