According to Sloan Medical, its Sta-Dri® Nonskid Knee-High Boot Cover is its most popular product used by surgeons to keep their feet dry and protected in the wettest and messiest of procedures.
Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc. announced last week a new standard in the patient experience at hospitals. The myComfort™ line of patient apparel is protected by Vestex®, Vestagen’s active barrier fabric that is fluid repellant, breathable and in studies done in a hospital environment, shown to inhibit the growth of bacteria on the fabric.
Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core businesses, announced today it has reached a deal with Munich-based Brainlab to be the exclusive U.S. distributor of Kick® Navigation.
4WEB Medical announces the formal launch of the largest offering of 3D-printed foot and ankle osteotomy implants on the market today at this weekend's American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society annual meeting in Chicago.
3D Systems announced recently the addition of a new Simbionix™ ultrasound training module for the practice of transvaginal ultrasound exams (GYN TVS) at the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG) exhibition in Barcelona, Spain.
Ecolab Healthcare has announced the availability of the PD220 Patient Drape, the first to market specifically for Boston Scientific’s subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (S-ICD)TM procedure.
Kimberly-Clark Health Care recently announced the availability of the new AERO BLUE* Performance Surgical Gown. This soft, lightweight gown is four times more protective than other comparable surgical gowns while providing users with unsurpassed comfort.
Mach7 Technologies, an award-winning provider of medical image management solutions, announced recently the release of an enhanced version of its Physician & Patient Portal, version 11.5.
The SNAP is connected to standard operating room navigation systems and provides advanced imaging capabilities including multiple 3D points of view that allow surgeons to view their case from a microscope perspective and in another view from behind the tumor.
This wall-mounted, battery-operated system is revolutionary in its ultra compact, low-profile design. Its body is only 14” wide and mounts flush-on or between wall studs 16” O.C. Its mounting flanges can be relocated to reduce protrusion from the wall to as little as four and a half inches, allowing the system to be mounted out of the way behind doors or in utility closets and mobile offices. This space saving system uses no floor space whatsoever.
Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core businesses, announced Monday the commercial availability of its 510(k) cleared QuickClip Pro™ hemostasis clip designed for bleed control and defect closure during GI endoscopy procedures.
ScaRx®Tape is hypoallergenic and made with non-toxic adhesive. It is latex free and breathable, maintaining skin integrity. ScaRx®Tape has been shown to last about a week even with bathing. Instructions recommend that patients use ScaRx®Tape continuously for several months to help achieve the best scars possible.
Codman Neuro*, part of DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson, announced regulatory approval from the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA), South Korea’s Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS), and the Taiwan Food and Drug Administration (TFDA) for the company’s REVIVE™ SE Thrombectomy Device, a next-generation self-expanding clot removal device intended to restore blood flow in patients with acute ischemic stroke secondary to intracranial occlusive vessel disease.
Sterilization wrap has come a long way since it was first introduced more than 85 years ago to maintain sterility for surgical instruments and devices. Now Medline is introducing Gemini wrap, the next generation of sterilization wrap shown to have greater material strength than the competition to ensure the integrity of the sterilization process.
Oxford Performance Materials, Inc. (OPM), a leading advanced materials and additive manufacturing (3D printing) company, announced on Aug. 19 that it received 510(k) clearance from the FDA for its 3D printed OsteoFab(R) Patient-Specific Facial Device (OPSFD).