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Reflex Hammers

A reflex hammer is a medical instrument used by physicians to test deep tendon reflexes. Testing for reflexes is an important part of the neurological physical examination in order to detect abnormalities in the central or peripheral nervous system. Reflex hammers can also be used for chest percussion.

National Hospital Reflex Hammer

National Hospital Reflex HammerThe National Hospital, or Queen Square Reflex Hammer first popularised and named at the National Hospital for Nervous Diseases in Queen Square, London. The result is a weighted, agile percussion device for effective elicitation of myotatic, plantar and abdominal responses with greater patient comfort.

  • RHNHP is made in Australia
  • Durable 36cm Delrin Shaft
  • 50mm rubber Impact Ring

 

Babinski Reflex Hammer

Babinski Reflex HammerStainless steel construction rubber impact ring head can be mounted at right angle

  • Stainless steel construction
  • Rubber impact ring
  • Head can be mounted at right angle (illustrated) or parallel to the shaft
  • Includes screw out needle

 

Taylors Reflex Hammer

Babinski Reflex HammerThe Taylor Reflex Hammer has a weighted chrome-plated Zinc Alloy handle and is precisely balanced for increased control of force in the percussion. The encircling band of handle with pin firmly secures the triangular head midway between the apex and base.

  • "Tomahawk" style
  • Rubber impact head
  • Stainless Steel handle

 

Buck Neurological Reflex Hammer

Buck Neurological Reflex HammerThe Buck Neurological Reflex Hammer is a versatile dual mallet-type hammer with screw-in pointed tip and retractable brush and is designed and suited for attaining myotatic and cutaneous responses.

  • Handle: The ergonomic chrome-plated brass handle is precisely balanced for increased control of force in the percussion.
  • Head: The balance-weighted head is outfitted with a large and small mallet constructed of soft TPR for precise percussions.
  • Retractable Brush: The built-in retractable brush at the base of the handle can be easily accessed to elicit cutaneous reflexes.
  • Integrated Pointed Tip: The recessed chrome-plated brass head is equipped with a screw-in pointed tip for pinprick cutaneous reflex testing.

 

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Ordering Information
Product Code Description
RHNHP REFLEX HAMMER NATIONAL HOSPITAL (Australian Made)
RHNHPP REFLEX HAMMER NATIONAL HOSPITAL (Made in Pakistan)
RHB REFLEX HAMMER BABINSKY
RHT REFLEX HAMMER TAYLORS
RHBU REFLEX HAMMER BUCK NEURO



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