The Kimberly-Clark Purple Nitrile* is a nitrile exam glove made from a latex-free material. According the company, the exam glove provides: Reduced potential for glove-associated Type I allergic reactions. Excellent barrier protection. Custom design for enhanced comfort and fit.
Spectrum Surgical Instruments Corp. introduces their Surgical Procedure Solution bowl with labeling surface. According to the company, the basin is a bowl for containing and identifying solutions in operating rooms, procedure rooms, clinics and surgery centers, and features: A unique design of 5 oz.
Automated Medical Products Corp. announces the Teasdale Center Platform, a newly patented product that provides improved exposure and lighting for esophageal surgery. The company also offers: Iron Intern® for use in laparoscopic and open surgery. The Stieber Rib Grip Kit™ providing superior exposure for liver transplants and other abdominal procedures.
Suburban Surgical Company offers Stainless Steel Open Case Carts for mobilizing supplies and equipment. According to the company, the open case carts feature: A design with a flat top. With or without a 3-sided Retaining Rail. Designs available with or without External Push Handle(s).
Econo-Keys introduces the EK-76-TP, a mobile keyboard with a touchpad on the reverse side. According to the company, the keyboard exhibits: Functionality of a full-sized touchpad with left- and right-click capabilities. A ultra-compact case ideal for mobility. Fully-sealed to IP67 standards for resistance to dirt, dust and water.
The Linemaster Classic IV foot switch is designed with rugged cast aluminum housing for ease of use and long life in extremely wet applications. According to the company, the switches are offered in momentary action, and feature: Availability in SPDT and DPDT circuits. Availability of formed steel guards for both the single and twin models to provide the customer with some foot protection.
Scale-Tronix introduces the Models 6202 and 6202D Stow-A-Weigh Scales that mount snug against the wall and protrude a mere 4 in. when not in use. According to the company, these digital scales feature: A design for stand-on weighing, wheelchair patients and to accommodate patients on stretchers.
Dale Medical Products introduces the Dale Hold-n-Place Foley Catheter Holder for short term patient use. According to the company, the patch boasts: An adhesive patch with a clear, skin-friendly base. A locking tab that features a dual holding system of adhesive and hook-and-loop to secure the indwelling catheter, stabilizing the catheter to prevent movement and dislodgment to help reduce meatal irritation, bladder spasms and urethral erosion.
TransMotion Medical TM11 motorized mobile procedure chairs convert from chair to stretcher with easy push-button control. The chairs enable patients to go from admission to discharge on one surface, no transferring required. According to the company, features include: Reduced risk of falls and injuries.
Skytron Skytron's I Series Washer-Disinfectors provide high-capacity cleaning with flexibility and efficiency. According to the company, the I Series Washer-Disinfectors boast: 15 Pass Thru and Stand Alone models. A 1-3 under counter system for lower volume needs. Quieter operation.
The Getinge 633HC Steam Sterilizer can hold up to twice as many standard instrument trays than other similar sized units. According to the company, the Getinge mid-size steam sterilizer boasts: The ability to accommodate large orthopedic sets performed in many ASC's. A power vertical door and optimal integral boiler.
PCI Medical offers the ductless GUS Vapor Control Systems that allows safe disinfection of endoscopes. The system can act as a back-up to automated reprocessors. Harmful vapors from OPA and glutaraldehyde are trapped in a patent filter and clean air is returned to the room. The system also exhibits: A built-in system for the safe transfer of used disinfectant.
Medisafe adds the SI-PCFTM floor model, auto fills, drains and rinses to its line of Sonic Irrigation equipment, which is designed for cleaning difficult cannulated, lumened instruments. The systems use powerful ultrasonic action to remove stubborn debris, enzyme injection into cannulated instrument core to breakdown hidden debris, and a continuous flush of cannulated instrument lumens to remove all debris.
STERIS Corporation introduces the Reliance Vision Single-Chamber Washer/Disinfector to its line of automated washing systems for sterile processing departments (SPD). The company feels the washer/disinfector can more efficiently process high volumes of medical devices, utensils and delicate instruments with features like the following: Optimized cycles allowing racks to exit as fast as every 20 minutes.
The Test® Instrusponge™, an absorbent swab on a flexible wand that is available in various sizes. It feeds into the internal channels of scopes, providing what the company feels is a more accurate indication of remaining bioburden. An Ultrasnap swab tube.