Advertisement
The OR’s Leading Source of Cutting Edge Surgical Technology
Subscribe to Surgical Products All
View Sample

FREE Email Newsletter

Surgical Products Daily

Medicare Bill Helps Doctors, Kids, but Deficit Foes Cool

April 7, 2015 11:53 am | by ALAN FRAM, Associated Press | News | Comments

Republicans say bipartisan legislation reworking how Medicare pays doctors is a milestone toward curbing the huge, growing benefit program.

TOPICS:

Breast Cancer Over-treatment Costs $4B Per Year

April 7, 2015 11:50 am | by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press | News | Comments

The study published Monday in the journal Health Affairs breaks the cost down as follows: $2.8 billion resulting from false-positive mammograms and another $1.2 billion attributed to breast cancer over-diagnosis.

TOPICS:

ETHICON SECURESTRAP® Open and ETHICON PHYSIOMESH™ Open

April 6, 2015 1:51 pm | by Ethicon, Inc. | Ethicon, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

ETHICON SECURESTRAP® Open and ETHICON PHYSIOMESH™ Open are uniquely designed to help optimize intra-operative and post-operative outcomes for open ventral hernia repair. 

Advertisement

STRATAFIX™ Symmetric PDS Plus

April 6, 2015 1:49 pm | by Ethicon, Inc. | Ethicon, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

STRATAFIX™ Symmetric PDS Plus is the only antibacterial knotless tissue control device that provides strong, secure closure appropriate for high tension areas such as fascia. STRATAFIX™ devices transform the wound closure experience by providing a combination of more consistency, security and more efficiency. 

DERMABOND® PRINEO® Skin Closure System (22 cm)

April 6, 2015 1:45 pm | by Ethicon Inc. | Ethicon Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

DERMABOND® PRINEO® Skin Closure System (22 cm) is a two component system consisting of a self-adhering mesh and topical skin adhesive pen. 

Obtaining ROI Insurance for Hybrid OR Systems

April 6, 2015 9:43 am | by Lisa Collins | Blogs | Comments

Capable of servicing coronary angiography and open heart surgical procedures in one room, hybrid OR hospitals can handle diagnostic and therapeutic efforts at one table.

TOPICS:

WebTIPS Helps Make Surgery Less Scary for Children, Parents

April 6, 2015 9:39 am | by UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA - IRVINE | News | Comments

A preliminary evaluation suggests that WebTIPS is effective in reducing anxiety levels on the day of surgery. 

TOPICS:

3-D Designs Advance Neural Tissue Engineering

April 6, 2015 9:33 am | by INSTITUTE OF NEURAL REGENERATION & TISSUE ENGINEERING | News | Comments

In an article published in the journal Neural Regeneration Research, several new designs for 3D tissue constructs are described for using stem cells grown on nanofiber scaffolding within a supportive hydrogel.

TOPICS:
Advertisement

$1 Test Outperforms PSA Screen for Prostate Cancer

April 6, 2015 9:28 am | by UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA | News | Comments

It would also reduce the number of unnecessary and invasive biopsies stemming from the less precise PSA test that's now used.

TOPICS:

New Clues Found on Origin of Hirschsprung's Disease

April 6, 2015 9:23 am | by JOHNS HOPKINS MEDICINE | News | Comments

The findings add to an increasingly clear picture of how flaws in early nerve development lead to poor colon function, which must often be surgically corrected. 

TOPICS:

LASER C.A.A.T.'s

April 3, 2015 12:17 pm | by Healthmark Industries Company, Inc. | Healthmark Industries Company, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Healthmark Industries announces the launch of its Laser C.A.A.T.'s (Custom Anodized Aluminum Tags), will be be a new addition to their labeling line of products.

January/ February 2015

April 2, 2015 11:48 am | Digital Editions | Comments

The sciences between OR is the focus of the January/ February 2015 Surgical Products issue, with articles on visualization, going green and a brainstorm on smoke evacuation. 

TOPICS:

March 2015

April 2, 2015 11:40 am | Digital Editions | Comments

The March issue of Surgical Products goes back to the basics to see how little things have huge impacts for patients, but also explores some new technology.  

TOPICS:

Ultraviolet C Light Systems, Terminal Cleaning Score a 99.9 Percent Disinfection Rate

April 2, 2015 9:41 am | by Sanford Green, Senior Executive, Spectra254 | Blogs | Comments

Many providers are turning to UVC decontamination systems to increase infection prevention, since the technology is quick, safe and easy to operate.

TOPICS:

Rewarding Your Readership with Constant Improvement

April 2, 2015 9:25 am | by Jeff Reinke, editorial director | Blogs | Comments

As is the case with any growing enterprise, we’ll continue to change and adapt in order to best meet your needs.

TOPICS:

Pages

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading