- A ground lead is available for use with gloved hands.
- Electrodes and rubber tips must be sterilized prior to use. Electrodes and conductive rubber tips can be steam autoclaved 134 degree C for 5 minutes. Rubber tips will withstand 3-5 times autoclaving after which they should be replaced.
- The Pulppen can be used without the tips, which are provided for the comfort of the patient.
- If wearing latex examination gloves, an electrical circuit must be established between the patient and the Pulppen. This can be done by using the Contact Kit one end, a handle, is given to the patient to hold; the other, a metal ring, is fixed to the metal body of the Pulppen. When using the Contact Kit, always moisten the examination gloves.
The Pulptester includes:
- Conductive rubber tip
- Straight electrode
- Angled electrode
- Front cover
Accessories/spare parts are also available - Electrodes, Rubber Tips, Battery and Contact Kit (Ground Clip).
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