To help address the many challenges associated with medication errors and syringe labeling,[DGP1] Inviro Medical Devices has added an integral write-on stripe, InviroSTRIPE®, to its complete line of manually retractable InviroSNAP!® Safety Syringes. This innovative feature enables healthcare workers to record critical information directly onto the syringe barrel or provides a consistent location for pre-printed labels, thus helping to reduce risks for injectable medication errors and meeting the 2007, and recently announced 2008, Joint Commission medication labeling requirements.
These tray labels facilitate specific markings and remarks for sterile or contaminated instrument trays. They are designed to minimize misunderstandings about the contents of instrument trays and to notify about maintenance needs of an instrument. The PP-based label is suitable for sterilization by steam, EtO and gas-plasma.
CIVCO has released a new guidance system for use with Siemens’ 9L4 transducer. The 9L4 multi-angle needle guidance system is designed to work in conjunction with biopsy software on Siemens’ ACUSON SequoiaTM ultrasound platform, providing physicians with increased productivity during ultrasound-guided procedures including tissue biopsy, fluid aspirations and catheter placement.
The CereTom OTOscan is an in-office CT scanner optimized for Otolaryngology that bridges the gap between flat panel dental scanners commonly used in ENT offices and more expensive fixed CT scanners found in hospitals and imaging centers. Offering compact size, low dose, low scatter and comprehensive functionality, this CT scanner provides high quality images of both bone and soft tissue at an affordable price.
The VERTIGRAFT® VG2® TLIF Allograft is a new bone product designed to facilitate graft insertion and bone growth during transforaminal lumbar spinal fusion (TLIF) surgery. Developed in partnership with LifeNet®, the machined allograft is comprised of both cortical bone, which provides strength, and cancellous bone, which can promote osteoconductivity.
Geratherm active warming systems are used for the prevention and treatment of hypothermia during patient transport or in the Perioperative setting. Five carbon fiber warming panels distribute radiant heat in a full size blanket or 2/3 sized blanket. The edges are heat sealed providing protection from bodily fluids and facilitates cleaning and disinfecting.
The portable Sonoplus 3000-DS three lead ECG monitor is a pocket-sized device that provides the clinician with the ability to listen to heart sounds and see real-time cardiac tracings at the same time. The ECG tracings can be stored to memory for later recall or downloaded to a PC. The monitor can be detached from the stethoscope tubing allowing the clinician to have immediate access to the ECG monitor.
Booth # 2319 The EVIS EXERA II is the only high-definition universal imaging platform designed specifically for application across medical and surgical endoscopy. The flexibility of this system allows for a common platform to be used for endoscopic observation and minimally invasive surgery in the OR.
Booth # 1700 EDGE (Electronic Data Generation Equivalent) is a high fidelity laparoscopic training tool that can measure time, path and force used to complete actual laparoscopic tasks. EDGE then compares and scores the results against a pool of experts and makes recommendations of ways for the user to improve performance.
Booth # 840 The Carter Thomason (CT) CloseSure® System, for fast, effective, full thickness closure of Laparoscopic port sites. Prevent port site herniation. This easy to learn technique can be done on 90 seconds or less. The CT Closure System is a fast, safe and cost effective way to prevent port site herniation.
The 24-inch MDSC-2124 wide-screen surgical display features a wide-screen (16:10) LCD panel and full HD resolution (1920 x 1200). Thanks to this bright, high-resolution LCD panel, surgeons performing a surgical procedure using high-definition Endoscopy cameras are presented with stunning panoramic views and improved depth perception.
Booth # 2300 The Encore® HydraSoft® latex surgical glove is powder-free and utilizes a hand-friendly coating that moisturizes the skin.
Booth # 1645 CompView Medical has announced a partnership with General Electric OEC Medical Systems (GE OEC), whereby GE OEC will be a distributor of the CompView Medical NuBOOM video integration and equipment management system. NuBOOM is an all-in-one equipment management and video visualization system that delivers four fully adjustable high definition (HD) monitors around the operating room table.
Booth # 809 E-Z Clean Electrosurgical Tips provide surgeons with a consistent, clean cut at lower power settings to provide a lower risk of thermal necrosis, so healing is enhanced. When eschar builds up the tip is easily wiped clean, with no scraping needed, saving surgeons precious time.
Booth # 202 The 3-Dmed trainer is a complete system that includes a built-in monitor, a simulated scope and a lit work area. It does not require a computer or external monitor to provide a "real time" learning experience. The torso sized work area can accommodate man-made practice materials or animal tissue.