schaerer® axis range

Maximum Reliability – Used thousands of times every day all over the world, with low maintenance, electro-hydraulic systems and precise processor control units.

Maximum Safety – Only Schaerer operating tables have two independent motor pump systems that can be powered by batteries for several operating days.

Maximum Flexibility – The modular design and wide range of accessories can guarantee maximum flexibility to fulfil all individual needs.

Maximum Eccentric Column – Maximum C-arm access without the need for additional longitudinal shift. Table top imaging area up to 1990 mm.

Models

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schaerer® axis 400
The following operating table movements are all electro-hydraulically powered:
Height, lateral tilt, Trendelenburg, table top break and table locking.
The head plate, split leg plates and one-piece leg plate are all manually adjustable by means of gas springs.
X-ray transparency 1450 – 1830 mm (with intermediate plate).

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schaerer® axis 500
The universal operating table for all surgical disciplines, removable, two-part seat plate bars for fitting orthopaedic accessories in the standard position. Universal for all accessories, including extension devices and the Schaerer® MIS-Extension. All table movements are the same as the axis 400 model. X-ray transparency 1450 – 1830 mm (with intermediate plate).

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schaerer® axis 600
The fully powered table top, all operating table movements are the same as the axis 400/500 models but with additional powered leg section.
Ideal for gynaecology, urology, neurosurgery and ENT surgery.
X-ray transparency 1450 – 1830 mm (with intermediate plate).

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schaerer® axis 700
The base orthopaedic-trauma operating table without seat spars or leg plates. All operating table movements are the same as the axis 400/500 models. Specially for orthopaedic and trauma accessories. (Extension devices, Schaerer® MIS-Extension). Schaerer® axis 500 basic unit (without seat and leg plates).

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schaerer® axis 800
The premium operating table for maximum C-arm accessibility. Reverse position: powered adjustable back or head plate. Extended movement range of the relevant plate 85°/105°. Extended free floor space for surgeon access. All operating table movements are the same as the axis 400/500 models but with additional powered table top section.
X-ray transparency 1900 mm.

Positions

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Standard position
Maximum free space for C-arm utilisation in the standard position.
• General surgery
• Orthopaedic surgery
• Cardiac surgery
• Vascular surgery
• Imaging

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Reverse position
Maximum free space for C-arm utilisation in the reverse position.
• General surgery
• Imaging
• Spine surgery
• Neuro surgery
• Ophthalmic surgery
• ENT surgery

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Imaging position
With the operating table in the standard position and the 1400 mm carbon fibre plate attached at the seat spars, 360° imaging of the patient is possible. Ideal for pain management, vascular, pelvic and orthopaedic procedures.

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Lithotomy position
With the attachment of stirrups and the removal of the operating table leg plates, the axis 400/500/600 models can be set up for gynaegological and urological surgery in the lithotomy position.

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Seated position
With the attachment of the Shoulder Arthroscopy plate and narrow headrest, the axis 500 model can be set up for shoulder surgery.
With the standard plates Breast, ENT and Neurosurgery can be performed.

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Trauma position
With the attachment of the Orthopaedic/Trauma seat plate and relevant accessories, the axis 500 model can be set up for traction surgery of the lower extremities.
Nailing of the femur, neck of femur and tibia can all be performed in the supine position.

Link to the online Schaerer axis operating table brochure for further details.