Cool-View offers its Novalite Micro surgical LED headlight. The headlight solution features: A circular spot size that simulates natural light. A reflector lens with diffuse pattern that reduces eye strain. A headset weight of 4 oz. A 7-oz. power pack and battery weight.
CompView Medical delivers high-efficiency MIS capabilities for operating and procedure rooms with a demonstrated return on investment. The NuBoom® Visualization and Equipment Management System features: Transformation of a standard OR into a clutter-free, integrated digital OR in as little as two days, virtually eliminating OR downtime.
MAQUET OR ceiling service units (booms) feature: Modern design. A small footprint. Maximized capacity and reach. A large internal diameter to facilitate upgrades as well as Telemedicine solutions. A custom built, modular design that adapts to individualized clinical needs.
Skytron 's Ergon Equipment Carrier Skyboom provides a balance between small and efficient design and cutting-edge function. The carrier offers: Delivery of flat panel displays for flexible positioning, rotation and height adjustment above the equipment carrier. Equipment and services support, including medical gases, power, video and data, nitrogen system for power tools, SkyVac smoke evacuation and more.
BERCHTOLD 's TELETOM® Equipment Management System is a versatile, configurable and easy-to-use boom. According to the company, features include: The ability to be custom-configured to enhance specific OR environments. A design that allows nearly everything needed for a case to be within grasp.
Power Sources Unlimited offers the Cincon TR30RAM Series of 30 Watt, wallmount, medical grade, AC/DC switching power adaptors that are now compliant to CEC Level IV Standards. The TR30RAM Series boasts: Acceptance of a universal 90-264VAC input. Interchangeable AC plugs. Fully-regulated single outputs ranging from 5VDC to 24VDC.
A comprehensive technical guide on environmental monitoring, "Hospital Environmental MonitoringWhat You Need to Know About Critical Storage Regulations, Liabilities, Audits, Instrument Selection and Cost Controls" is available from Dickson Company . The guide includes reviews and summaries of: The regulatory landscape.
Royal Philips Electronics introduces the Respironics V200 Critical Care Ventilator. The ventilator exhibits: Integration of auto-adaptive technology. The ability to provide ventilation for neonatal, pediatric and adult patients. Innovative speaking mode found only on the Respironics V200 and Esprit ventilators that provides the tracheostomized patient the ability to speak without the need for costly external valves.
Orthovita, Inc. introduces CORTOSS Bone Augmentation Material for treatment of vertebral compression fractures. According to the company, the material is an injectable, bioactive composite that mimics the physiological properties of human cortical bone and is the first alternative to polymethylmethacrlyate (PMMA) cement that has been evaluated in a clinical study and cleared in the U.
Leica Microsystems offers the HM500 head-mounted surgical microscope. Features include: The ability to be worn comfortably and provide continuously variable magnification, automatic parallax correction, and sharp 3D images for precise viewing during surgery. Precise optical zoom allowing a variable selection of magnification between 2X and 9X, depending on the particular eyepieces in use.
The Model 6772 Adjustable Wheelchair Scale from Scale-Tronix is designed for hard-to-weigh applications such as oversized wheelchairs and chairs equipped with anti-tip devices. Features include: A low-profile platform that adjusts to accommodate standard to extra large width wheelchairs (18" to 43").
Medicus Health 's Autoclavable Surgical Step Stool Anti-Fatigue Mats help reduce the leg and feet pain associated with standing on surgical step stools for extended lengths of time. Features include: The ability to be completely autoclaved up to 250 degrees F and reused. Mat measurements of 15.
Smith & Nephew Endoscopy introduces the BICEPTOR Tenodesis System to treat injuries to the biceps tendon in the shoulder. According to the company, the system is the first that enables surgeons to re-attach the biceps tendon to the humerus, or upper arm bone, using an all-arthroscopic technique.
EPS, Inc. recently released a 10 ml bottle to add to its line of Steri-Dropper® sterile ophthalmic dispensing containers. Features include: Manufacturing from a special zinc stearate-free resin, minimizing the risk of particulate forming in solution with certain ophthalmic preparations.
The trend toward minimally invasive surgical technique moves forward with the success of a transvaginal NOTES® partial gastrectomy, and the instrumentation that made it possible. Advancements in minimally invasive surgery have made the far-reaching benefits of these techniques quite clear.