The Dale® Stabilock Endotracheal Tube Holder Literature and CD describe this device which stabilizes 7- to 10-mm tubes following intubation to help prevent extubation, especially during patient transport; in accordance with American Heart Association ACLS guidelines. Provided is a description of this ET tube holder’s features and benefits, an illustrated checklist for successful application, and a listing of its many clinical advantages.
FluidGard Procedure Gowns are designed to provide comfort as well as protection. The gowns are made from SMS, a multi-layer material composed of varying layers of spunbonded and meltblown polypropylene. SMS is a breathable fabric with a high tensile strength that makes it difficult to rip or puncture.
The Lu Irrigating Toric Lens Manipulator (K7-5780) safely manipulates and rotates a Toric lens into position while maintaining the chamber. It features a slightly recessed bulbous shaped tip at the end of a 20 gauge thin wall irrigation tube. The final alignment is accomplished with the Irrigating Lens Manipulator as it maintains the anterior chamber, avoids damaging the posterior capsule and safely rotates the lens around by the haptic.
This extensive assortment of instrument cleaning brushes ideal for providing access in hard-to-reach areas. With a variety of different brush diameters and handle lengths, they are well suited for cleaning projects in a variety of industry. The nylon brushes and twisted stainless steel wire handles meet hygienic requirements, are industrial quality and inexpensive enough to be disposable.
Gauthier Biomedical, a leading provider of orthopedic and spinal instrumentation, has introduced a new brochure featuring the company’s capabilities, manufacturing and prototyping services and ISO certification. Gauthier Biomedical is the inventor of the no-play ratcheting screwdrivers, which allow orthopedic surgeons to obtain a solid and precise feel when tightening screws, connectors or locking implant constructs.
EPS has added a number of new styles and sizes to its growing line of tamper-evident Safety Seals and Sets. In addition to their existing metal safety links and locks, they have designed a bright red bio-hazard seal for the safe securing of hazardous waste. The new Pull-Thru Seals for crash carts and emergency drug boxes is also available.
The EPS Chemo-Safety Bags are constructed from extra-heavy 4-mil gauge plastic for safety, leak resistance and security when transporting cytotoxic medication. Each bag has a large yellow imprint area displaying a Chemotherapy Bio-Hazard warning as well as safety instructions. Packaged in either 100 or 500 cases, the bags are available in both six- by nine-inch and 12- by 15-inch sizes for convenience and batch preparation.
The Lift Stik is a compact and versatile lift transporter that distributes its load evenly over four oversized casters that roll easily over thresholds and uneven floors. Lift is achieved by a powered, continuous chain in the unit’s single mast. A hand-held push-button remote allows the operator to lift or lower the platform from any side of the unit and at dual speeds for safe, efficient control.
This user friendly medication labeling system allows facilities to customize medication labels by surgical specialty online, meeting JCAHO’s National Patient Safety Goal requirement for OR labeling. The synthetic labels feature a high quality adhesive with a unique coating that prevents ink from smearing or labels from detaching or tearing when exposed to water.
The XTL Panel isolated power supply provides vital, safe power to surgical lasers and X-ray systems with a special design that energizes with one simple motion, locking power on until the procedure is complete. Many existing OR power supplies cannot handle simultaneous X-ray or laser procedures and older panels may carry the risk of being accidentally shut off.
Qosina now offers a medical-grade, black opaque male luer lock syringe. The syringe is made from a high-density, acid resistant polypropylene that is approved for medical applications. This syringe is ideal for use with UV or visible light curing. It can also dispense low viscosity materials and fissure sealants.
The X8 ankle brace features exclusive twin dual-purpose straps that can be applied quicker and easier than those utilized by other braces currently in use. The twin dual purpose straps allow easy readjustment of support levels, and are specially designed to secure both on the brace and on each other, providing a tight fit around the entire ankle.
The COMFORT CUF® blood pressure cuff is designed specifically for extended patient comfort. The cuff is convenient, durable, accurate and 100 percent leak tested to deliver superior quality. Available in six sizes ranging from infant to thigh, the cuffs are equipped with 20-inch tubes and free connectors and adapters.
The Airsonett Airshower®, a portable air purification system that delivers purified air directly into a person’s breathing zone, is now available with two new wheel-based dolly systems for easier maneuverability and placement. The dolly systems include a larger wheel version specially designed for nursing homes and patients in hospital and a smaller wheel version for home use.
The AltaDyne XT Alternating Pressure/Low Air Loss Mattress System provides both low air loss and alternating pressure therapy, with pressure and alternating cycle time adjustable from five to twenty minutes in five-minute increments, and six options for mattress pressure. The AltaDyne XT also comes with a host of practical safety features including vapor-permeable, fluid resistant cover; an AutoFirm function to inflate the mattress quickly; emergency CPR quick-disconnect for quick deflation; patented cell-in-cell design to prevent bottoming out in case of power failure; an easy-to-use digital controller with panel lock function to prevent persons other than caregivers from changing settings and visible and audible alarms.