Take the Penrose Quiz!
September 20, 2016Pictured: Penrose drain placed after excision of a tumor from a 7-year-old Labrador’s chest wall. Questions: What type of drain is a Penrose? What is the other family of drains? Give an example. Why is the placement of this drain less than ideal? How should it have been placed? What is a wise precaution with any Penrose? Why? Check your answers on the next page.