Nanotechnology-Based Personal Protective Apparel

March 11, 2010 1:17 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Vestagen Technical Textiles, LLC, introduces Vestex™, nanotechnology-based, high-performance personal protective apparel. Vestex is made with a proprietary blend of three textile technologies bonded to a single layer of fabric. Engineered for the tasks medical professionals perform and the conditions they encounter, Vestex scrubs, lab coats and isolation gowns repel dangerous fluids, resist stains, rapidly kill microbes, wick away perspiration and control odors.


Surgical Gowns And Drapes

February 19, 2010 6:56 am | Kimberly-Clark Health Care | Product Releases | Comments

Kimberly-Clark Health Care’s expanded lines of surgical gowns, drapes and packs offer the right protection for the right procedure at the right price. KC100 standard gowns provide affordable and reliable protection for low- to moderate-fluid, shorter duration and minimally-invasive surgical procedure.

LISTED UNDER: Surgical/Disposable Drapes

Pre-Op Glove

February 16, 2010 6:08 am | Medicus Health | Product Releases | Comments

AORN, APIC and CDC recommend using surgical clippers to remove hair from a surgical site. Surgical clipper manufacturers recommend using medical tape to remove hair remnants, for a large surgical site this can be a tedious and expensive task. The new Medicus Health Pre-Op Glove has an adhesive back to pick up all the tiny hair remnants and lint from the patients skin in one easy step.


Fit-Over Telescope Glasses

January 8, 2010 5:44 am | Vision USA | Product Releases | Comments

Vision USA offers the Lana Loupe Fit Over Telescope glasses that can be worn over prescription, safety or safety laser glasses. According to the company, features include: Lightweight, high-quality optical lens and available in 2.5x and 3.5x. The ability for the telescopes to flip up or down in front of you prescription/safety/safety laser glasses.


Latex-Free, Micro-Thin Glove

January 6, 2010 7:15 am | Product Releases | Comments

Ansell’s new Derma Prene® IsoTouch® Micro surgical glove is a latex-free, micro-thin glove that is safe to use for latex-sensitive (Type I) healthcare professional and patients. According to the company, features include: Ideal use for delicate procedures in ophthalmic, micro and cardiovascular surgery, without the risks associated with natural rubber latex sensitization.


High-Performance Surgical Apparel

January 6, 2010 7:14 am | Product Releases | Comments

An advanced synthetic material that is breathable and flexible to keep surgeons and nurses dry and comfortable for multiple hours in the OR. Use of ACTIVE MOISTURE MANAGEMENT™ technology to transfer excess moisture from the surface of the skin and transport it to the surface of the fabric where it evaporates quickly, allowing the body to cool naturally and helping to regulate body temperature.


Wrist Cuffing System

January 6, 2010 6:44 am | Safety-Med Products, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

January 6, 2010 The new line of protective gowns from Safety-Med Products incorporates a fully-optional advanced cuffing system. The taXX™ SLEEVE GUARD™ is designed with removable finger tacks that enable personnel to select among four cuff restraint styles.


Gown Helps Reduce Risk Of Hospital Acquired Infections

January 4, 2010 5:36 am | Product Releases | Comments

The new ECT Patient Gown from American Dawn, Inc. that is designed to help prevent Hospital Acquired Infections (HAIs). Features of the ECT Gown include: Generous sizing to fit most patients and reducing the need to stock multiple sizes, lowering inventory requirements.

LISTED UNDER: Patient Gowns

Antimicrobial-Treated Face Mask

January 4, 2010 5:34 am | Crosstex | Product Releases | Comments

Cantel Medical Corp. (NYSE:CMN) has made a strategic investment in Biosafe, Inc. and plans to incorporate the Biosafe antimicrobial additive in a number of products. The first product to be commercialized is the Ultra Sensitive Face Mask from Cantel’s Crosstex International division, which is introducing the mask in selected markets outside the United States.


Lavender Nitrile Exam Glove

January 4, 2010 5:30 am | Kimberly-Clark Health Care | Product Releases | Comments

Kimberly Clark’s new KC100 Lavender Nitrile Exam Glove is an alternative to vinyl gloves in barrier protection, performance and comfort by keeping hands cool, creating less hand fatigue and yielding significantly more tactile sensitivity and hand movement. According to the company, the Lavender Nitrile features: The ability to keep hands cool and create less hand fatigue.


Breathable, “Smart” Gown

December 15, 2009 11:50 am | Product Releases | Comments

Cardinal Health’s SmartGown™ surgical gown is a breathable, fully-impervious surgical gown in the industry. Features of the gown include: Classification as AAMI Level 4. The ability to provide a high level of protection when dealing with the risk of liquid and viral penetration.

LISTED UNDER: Surgeon Cooling Apparel

Nitrile Exam Glove

November 30, 2009 5:34 am | Sempermed Usa, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Sempermed introduces its SemperShield™ extended cuff nitrile exam powder-free glove. According to the company, the glove features: Extra thickness. An extended cuff compared to a traditional nitrile exam glove. A textured surface that promises a secure grip without compromising sensitivity.


Gloves Offer Protection, Minimal Latex Allergy Concerns

November 10, 2009 6:10 am | Product Releases | Comments

Esteem® with Neu-Thera® surgical gloves are sterile polyisoprene powder-free surgical gloves with an emollient coating November 10, 2009 Cardinal Health’s Esteem® with Neu-Thera® surgical gloves provide a single solution to protect hands, minimize latex allergy concerns and promote skin wellness.

LISTED UNDER: Surgical Gloves

Gown Delivers Warming Therapy

October 28, 2009 7:00 am | Arizant Healthcare Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

High-Tech gown can help reduce surgical hypothermia complications, associated costs October 28, 2009 The new Bair Paws Flex™ gown from Arizant Healthcare, Inc. not only fully covers patients, but also warms them before, during and after surgery with “forced-air warming”—a warmed stream of air flowing through the garment’s inserts.

LISTED UNDER: Patient Gowns

Infection Control Mask

October 9, 2009 12:37 pm | Graham-Field Health Products | Product Releases | Comments

GF Health Products offers the Grafco® Non-Woven Infection Control Line. The line includes a 3814 Face Mask with Ties. Features of the face mask include: Latex-free. Light blue. 3-ply. Soft and breathable material Dust filtration efficiency of 95 percent.



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