? Spectrum’s Latex-Free Scissor Testing Material is available in two styles. The orange latex-free testing material is designed to test standard scissors measuring 4.5 inches and longer. The thinner, yellow latex-free testing material is available to test scissors measuring 4.5 inches and shorter. To easily test scissors for sharpness, make several cuts through the material, cutting all the way to the distal tip.
? The MiniCAT CT Scanner captures images at a dose nearly 10 – 12 times lower than conventional CT scanners. MiniCAT is specially designed to capture detailed images of the sinuses and ears. The unique, upright design of the CT scanner allows patients to sit in a normal position without sedation. The scan is complete in 40 seconds or less.
Made of plastic, Whitney Curettes and the Whitney Sculps Knife are safer than steel, minimizing scratches to the prosthesis. Molded in-thumb indentation helps orient tool in hard to reach places. In addition, the tools are disposable, so no cleaning of the cement from them is required post-surgery.
? The ViewSite™ Brain Access System provides excellent surgical access to the operative site, allows for superior binocular vision of the surgical area, distributes the brain evenly upon insertion allowing a seamless entry to the target and eliminates the need to pull the brain tissue in any one direction.
? TOPEX® Metered Spray is a 20-percent Benzocaine spray that delivers a precise amount of Benzocaine with no over spray. TOPEX Metered Spray is easy to use: Insert the disposable applicator straw into the white nozzle and spray area to anesthetize. The disposable straw reduces concerns of cross contamination and is long enough to reach difficult areas.
The Arthroscopic Traction Assist provides proper positioning and suspension of the shoulder during arthroscopic surgery. This prefabricated device eliminates pressure sores caused by traction. It is made of orthopedic grade polyethylene plastic and is foam lined for patient comfort. The autoclaveable device is complete with eyelet, positioning cord and a pre-sewn cotton stockinette.
? The Linemaster Junior foot switch is designed with an ergonomic low profile cast aluminum cover built for ease of use and long life. The Junior is designed to eliminate lower leg stress and pain after many hours of usage and can be easily be operated while standing or sitting. Special options include a water proof interior switch rated to IP68 standards, extra wide 12 or 24 inch versions, private labeling, custom paint finishes, and cordsets built to the customer’s specifications.
? The new Time Out Bag is validated for use inside of instrument trays and containers to hold separate items, in compliance with AAMI ST79. In addition, printed clearly on the bag is the message “Time Out” alerting staff to take a critical pause during surgery preparation. This paper bag is made of 100 percent medical grade paper, which is porous to sterilant.
? The TempaChek™-DL data logger is an affordable device that is capable of independently capturing, logging and recording the complete temperature profile of an Automated Instrument Washer, including thermal disinfection. Easy to use, the TempaChek™-DL is placed within a basket inside the Washer. At the end of the cycle, the device is connected to a USB reader so the captured temperature data can be downloaded.
The MicroSpot Fractional Laser was designed to improve on traditional CO2 lasers. Its innovative fractional technology results in less pain and quicker recovery times for patients. The device performs resurfacing and rejuvenating procedures in less time than traditional lasers, often requiring only one visit.
? A new software enhancement for Nova StatStrip™ Glucose and StatSensor™ Creatinine point-of-care monitoring systems allows off-line entry of POC test results for immediate data capture. With the enhanced NovaNet™ instrument manager software, operators can use StatStrip touchscreen to manually enter virtually any off-line POC test result, such as pregnancy or urinalysis, and use the meter as a POC communication device to transmit the information to the hospital’s electronic database.
? This new selection of smaller tuohy borst adapters include three adapters that are composed of a PVC body with a Triax® (ABS/nylon) cap. The silicone gasket is chemically resistant, prevents backflow of fluids and secures the position of a guidewire or instrument when closed. This group of adapters is available with gaskets ranging from 4 to 6 French.
? Qosina is introducing two new hemostasis valves that function as a seal by preventing air and fluid leakage around wires and instruments. The one-handed hemostasis valve has two channels. The straight primary channel has a silicone gasket, while the angled secondary channel can be used for pressure monitoring and flushing.
AliMed’s 240-page Splints & Braces catalog offers a complete supply of upper and lower extremity orthotics used to treat acute injuries, chronic conditions or for the prevention of injury. Splints & Braces is an ideal one-stop-shopping source for everything from the most common orthotics to the tools and materials needed to create custom orthotics.
? Bioconnect offers an expanded line of shielded atrial catheter cables for use with medical diagnostic equipment. The flexible, multi-conductor, low capacitance trunk cables are double shielded to reduce EMI-EMF triboelectric noise and are available in various lengths to meet customer requirements.