An item constructed of a siliconized rubber like material, designed to make the instruments easier to grasp for removal, and to prevent the instruments from falling off sterile field. May include holes at all four corners to enable it to be safely and securely fastened to the surgical drapes. May be reusable and sterilizable by gas or steam.
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