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Instrument Manipulation: 7

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To keep the axis of rotation of the needle holder steady with the standard grip, the hand follows a cone-shaped figure in relation to the central axis of the instrument.       

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Instrument Manipulation: 8

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Many experienced surgeons use the MP joint of the thumb to control one ring of the needle holder.       

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Instrument Manipulation: 9

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The half grip places the hand and arm closer to the axis of rotation of the needle holder and makes the rotational motion more natural.       

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