Lesson 1, Topic 1
TECHNIQUE 8: GET CLEAN
The diamond football bur is used to clean granulation tissue and smooth bone prior to closure. This video demonstrates this and an additional helpful technique to create space for suturing that saves time and minimizes the chance of the suture tearing through the tissue.
To learn more about individual burs and their roles in surgical extractions click on the individual bur of choice here and read the descriptions: