The Skytron Integrated Arthroscopy System is a compound source-powered shaving system/electrosurgical generator for use in arthroscopy and orthopedic procedures.
The Skytron system is indicated for use in orthopedic and arthroscopic procedures on the knee, shoulder, ankle, elbow, wrist, and hip. Skytron System provides abrasion, resection, debridement, and removal of bone and soft tissue with the razor blade, ablation, and coagulation of soft tissue, as well as hemostasis of blood vessels through the electrosurgical probe. Examples of product use include resection, ablation, and coagulation of torn knee cartilage, subacromial decompression, and resection of synovial tissue in other joints.
The Skytron system, as shown below, consists of the following components:
All probes are designed with a handpiece that provides both. Comfort and use with multi-button functions that allow the surgeon to operate the cut and coagulation modes and change the power settings in the system.