Increased engagement and involvement of patients in research has been shown to increase study recruitment/retention and improve patient experience, supporting the delivery of better healthcare through the development of new diagnostics, medicines and devices.
Age-related macular degeneration affects upward of 15 million Americans. It occurs when the small central portion of the retina, known as the macula, deteriorates.
However, despite doctors increasing their use of technology over that time, fewer physicians believe that EMR has improved treatment decisions (46 percent in 2015 vs. 62 percent in 2012), reduced medical errors (64 vs. 72 percent) and improved health outcomes for patients (46 vs. 58 percent).
UR4MD is TEAC's latest Full HD surgical video recorder designed for easy setup and use, featuring one-button video recording and still image capture. UR4MD is a feature rich capture system with an internal 500GB hard drive and 3.5” LCD color display that supports full networking, patient ID, and recording to two external USB drives simultaneously, while being competitively priced and compliant.
The single-use Teardrop Suction Tubes deliver superior fine suction by utilizing a teardrop thumb-control. The suction tubes are available in sizes 6FR to14FR and help achieve the clear visual field necessary for all delicate surgical procedures. Their tapered cannula reduces clogging while the 30° pre-bent tube helps prevents kinking. VTI’s always-sterile, disposable suction tubes come with...
Our April issue of Surgical Products explores a variety of relevant issues in the surgical industry, like trends in imaging equipment and facility growth.
Instrument sterilization and re-processing not only protects against infection, but can go a long way in helping control operating costs.
In the study, participants who took acetaminophen reported less strong emotions when they saw both very pleasant and very disturbing photos, when compared to those who took placebos.
The guidance looks to reduce the potential for healthcare visitors in spreading dangerous bacteria within the healthcare facility and community.
Whether the new number from the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index turns out to be a high-water mark for President Barack Obama's health care law, or a milestone on the path toward his goal of getting virtually all U.S. residents covered, remains to be seen.
The dependent care provision of the Affordable Care Act allows young adults to stay on their parents’ health coverage until age 26, but racial disparities in coverage persist for young African-Americans and Hispanics who require trauma care.
Suture passer, closes trocar incision sounds, secures hernia mesh. Facilitates fascia closure and features a flush port for cleaning. Micro-polished, precision-pointed, front-loading, spring-action tip with platform for puncture and suture grasping. Bariatric length. Other styles available.
Specifically designed for bending bone plates with a max of 4.5mm in thickness table top model, light weight.
The data found EXPAREL use associated with improved clinical outcomes and a favorable cost savings per patient compared to the standard of care.