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Wound Closure/Healing Products

3M Tegaderm I.V. Advanced Securement Dressings

February 25, 2014 10:16 am | by 3M Critical & Chronic Care Solutions Division | 3M Health Care | Product Releases | Comments

3M Critical & Chronic Care Solutions Division today announced enhancements to its 3M Tegaderm I.V. Advanced Securement Dressings aimed at improving securement, wear time, and proper application. In clinical evaluations of the upgrades, more than nine in 10 clinicians reported overall added value as the result of the enhancements.

LISTED UNDER: Bandages & Dressings
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Transparent Film Dressings

January 10, 2014 10:04 am | by 3M | 3M Health Care | Product Releases | Comments

For more than 30 years, 3M has collaborated with healthcare professionals to develop products that simplify and improve care. That’s how 3M developed Tegaderm transparent film dressings. Today, the Tegaderm brand offers an array of products for IV site and wound care, as well as the training, education, and professional development resources healthcare professionals need.

LISTED UNDER: Bandages & Dressings

Port Closure System

December 20, 2013 9:08 am | by CooperSurgical | Coopersurgical, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

CooperSurgical offers the new Carter-Thomason II Port Closure System, designed to ensure safer, quicker port site closure for average to obese patients undergoing a range of laparoscopic procedures. The system is comprised of two precisely engineered components, including the advanced Suture Passer and Suture Guide. Because the Suture Guide is the only device on the market designed to be placed directly through the trocar, it precisely follows the port site track to assure complete closure, including fascia and peritoneum.

LISTED UNDER: Suturing Device

The Comfort-Caddy

November 27, 2013 9:37 am | by Nafra Worldwide | Product Releases | Comments

The Comfort-Caddy from Nafra Worldwide is a patented and FDA-cleared, multi-pouch storage system that is designed to hold wound drainage collection tubes and bulbs for post-surgical patients. It will help keep patients comfortable after surgeries that may require closed wound drainage, such as mastectomies, orthopedic procedures, spinal, or cosmetic surgeries.

LISTED UNDER: Wound Drainage Systems

CHG Antimicrobial Adhesive Technology

November 25, 2013 11:24 am | by Vancive Medical Technologies and CareFusion Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

Vancive Medical Technologies and CareFusion Corporation announced an exclusive agreement in the United States, Canada and Mexico for the licensing and distribution of Vancive’s BeneHold Chlorhexidine Gluconate (CHG) antimicrobial Adhesive Technology for applications in vascular access. Under the agreement, CareFusion will market Vancive’s unique antimicrobial adhesive technology used with transparent dressings that are ideally suited for protection of catheter insertion sites.

LISTED UNDER: Adhesive Strips

FIRST PLACE (INFECTION CONTROL) -- Covalon Technologies' SurgiClear

November 6, 2013 1:23 pm | by Covalon Technologies | Covalon Technologies Ltd. | Product Releases | Comments

SurgiClear from Covalon Technologies integrates two well-known antimicrobials (chlorhexidine and silver) into the film dressing’s soft silicone adhesive. The dual antimicrobial silicone adhesive kills 99.99 percent of bacteria and suppresses re-growth of microbes on the patient’s skin, maintaining a preferred environment for wound healing.

LISTED UNDER: Adhesive Strips

iPRUM

September 30, 2013 10:56 am | by Onyx Medical Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Onyx Medical Inc. introduces the iPRUM, a thoracic WiFi portable drainage system. It can be remotely controlled via PC or smart phone to monitor and control air and fluid volumes over time. The iPRUM is quiet, lightweight (2 lbs) and portable. On screen displays suction pressure, flow rate, and drainage volume. iPRUM records, stores, and wirelessly transmits the measured data to a hospital main computer and alerts staff in case of any irregularities.

LISTED UNDER: Wound Drainage Systems

Port Closure System

September 20, 2013 3:35 pm | by CooperSurgical | Coopersurgical, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

CooperSurgical offers the new Carter-Thomason II Port Closure System, designed to ensure safer, quicker port site closure for average to obese patients undergoing a range of laparoscopic procedures. The system is comprised of two precisely engineered components, including the advanced Suture Passer and Suture Guide. Because the Suture Guide is the only device on the market designed to be placed directly through the trocar, it precisely follows the port site track to assure complete closure, including fascia and peritoneum.

LISTED UNDER: Suturing Device

Microbial Sealant

September 11, 2013 10:42 am | by Kimberly-Clark Health Care | Kimberly-Clark Health Care | Product Releases | Comments

Kimberly-Clark offers INTEGUSEAL Microbial Sealant. According to the company it's been shown to seal and immobilize skin flora that preps miss—including MRSA, S. epidermidis, and E. coli—keeping them from migrating into the surgical incision. It is effective against common and dangerous skin pathogens throughout a surgical procedure. It's also breathable, safe, easy to apply, and fast-drying.

LISTED UNDER: Fibrin Sealants

Biom'Up Covamesh Abdominal Wall Reinforcement Implant

June 21, 2013 3:18 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Biom'Up, a specialist manufacturer of absorbable medical implants, launches its new wall reinforcement implant, Covamesh.Covamesh strengthens the abdominal wall in the treatment of eventrations and umbilical hernias and is suitable for use in laparoscopy and intraperitoneal laparotomy.

LISTED UNDER: Hernia Mesh

SurgiClear

June 3, 2013 11:02 am | by Covalon Technologies | Covalon Technologies Ltd. | Product Releases | Comments

(2013 ESP Award Nominee) SurgiClear from Covalon Technologies integrates two well-known antimicrobials (chlorhexidine and silver) into the film dressing’s soft silicone adhesive. The dual antimicrobial silicone adhesive kills 99.99 percent of bacteria and suppresses re-growth of microbes on the patient’s skin, maintaining a preferred environment for wound healing.

LISTED UNDER: Bandages & Dressings

iPRUM

May 13, 2013 9:51 am | by Onyx Medical Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Onyx Medical Inc. introduces the iPRUM, a thoracic WiFi portable drainage system. It can be remotely controlled via PC or smart phone to monitor and control air and fluid volumes over time. The iPRUM is quiet, lightweight (2 lbs) and portable. On screen displays suction pressure, flow rate, and drainage volume.

LISTED UNDER: Wound Drainage Systems

MiSeal Reposable Thermal Ligating System

April 23, 2013 10:09 am | by Microline Surgical | Microline Surgical, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Microline Surgical, Inc. launched an enhanced version of its MiSeal Reposable Thermal Ligating System. MiSeal is the first and only reposable device that simultaneously seals and divides soft tissue using direct thermal energy, offering surgeons the ability to achieve exceptional patient outcomes at a considerable cost advantage.

LISTED UNDER: Skin Closure Devices

Port Closure System

March 20, 2013 10:04 am | by CooperSurgical | Coopersurgical, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

CooperSurgical announces the release of the new Carter-Thomason II Port Closure System, designed to ensure safer, quicker port site closure for average to obese patients undergoing a range of laparoscopic procedures.

LISTED UNDER: Suturing Device

Sealing And Cutting Device

February 15, 2013 9:06 am | by Aesculap, Inc. | Aesculap | Product Releases | Comments

Aesculap, Inc. announces its Caiman 5 sealing and cutting device. Caiman 5 features a proprietary hinged jaw which provides balanced tissue compression proximally and distally.

LISTED UNDER: Skin Closure Devices

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