BSI - BS 3646
Specification for surgical dressing and stitch scissors
|Publication Date:||19 July 1963|
|ICS Code (Surgical instruments and materials):||11.040.30|
Specifies requirements for surgical dressing scissors (straight and curved) with sharp points (including stitch scissors), blunt points or with one point sharp and one point blunt in a size range of 5 in (13 cm), 51⁄2 in (14 cm), 6 in (15 cm) and 7 in (18 cm) nominal lengths. The specification includes a cutting test to evaluate the performance of the scissors.