Mallet

Mallet used in orthopedic, ENT, Neurosurgery etc

To drive the nail and screw into bones

The head consists of a heavy, blunt, smooth surface with the cylinder-shaped head.

Handle with good grip and flat in cross section

Also used in dissection and resection of bones like spinal and nasal bone.

Mainly used with osteotome and chisel to advance into the target cartilage or bone.

Its works with

  1. Osteotome
  1. Chisel
  2. Gougemallet
  3. Kunctscher nail-K nail
  4. Austin Moore prosthesis
  5. Thompson prosthesis
  6. Steinman pin
  7. Rush nail

 

It varies in

Sizes and weight according to uses and indication, Types of Mallet in names mentioned below

Cooper

Cottle

Peck

Gerzog

Hammer

Mead

Lucae

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