The ScopeValet Valvesafe from Ruhof is a single-use endoscope valve cage for the safe handling of endoscope valves during the cleaning, disinfection, and storage process. ScopeValet Valvesafe ensures that the valves and other detachable parts to be reused remain as a unique set with the parent endoscope, as recommended by a number of National and International guidelines.
The Invuity Eigr Saber Waveguide with Yankauer transforms minimally invasive and minimal access surgery, enabling surgeons to safely operate with greater efficiency. This handheld illuminator with suction takes today’s most brilliant, cool light and places it inside the incision, exactly where it is needed -- virtually eliminating shadows, glare, and thermal hazards.
Encompass Group, LLC introduces Essentials Staff Apparel to its line of nonwoven products. Essentials Staff Apparel delivers all the basic features and in two color options: Blue and Wine. Essentials Staff Apparel is a cost-effective way to reduce cross-contamination and minimize costs associated with loss or theft of reusable products. Colors can be used to differentiate between departments, visitors, and patients.
The BARRIER EasyWarm from Mölnlycke Health Care active self-warming blanket has 12 air-activated warming pads consisting of 100 percent natural material such as active coal, clay, salt, water, and iron powder. The blanket maintains an average temperature of 44 degrees Celsius for up to 10 hours, raising skin temperature to a maximum of 42 degrees Celsius.
PCI Medical announces a new GUS Disinfectant Warmer that lets you safely warm your high-level disinfectant to meet the minimum recommended temperature. The warmer maintains the temperature of the disinfectant cup approximately 10 degrees Fahrenheit above the ambient room temperature. An indicator light will remain illuminated to show that the unit is turned on.
DePuy Synthes Trauma announces that it is launching the new Radial Head Prosthesis System for primary and revision joint replacement of the radial head to restore joint function. The modularity of the system – 24 heads and 10 stems allowing for 240 possible implant combinations – enables surgeons to restore the appropriate height, which may aid in elbow stability.
gSource now offers the gSource Flush Wire Cutter with tungsten carbide and silicone inserts (gS 83.8450) that can help prevent a cut piece of wire from being projected into the air or falling into the wound site. Silicone inserts are designed to hold the remnant piece of wire for safe disposal after cutting.
DeRoyal’s GeniStrong Specimen Retrieval Solutions provide a solution for endoscopic specimen retrieval needs. Available in multiple sizes (Medium, M/L, Large & custom sizes) to support an array of laparoscopic surgical procedures, this single-use product offering is latex-free, versatile, and easy-to-use. Made from a water-tight nylon material, the bags are ultra-resilient, durable, and reliable in securing and removing specimen with ease.
Medline offers the IRiS (Intelligent Room Sterilization), an UVC (ultraviolet C) light disinfection system used to compliment healthcare facilities current cleaning procedures to ensure that all surfaces are free from pathogens. IRiS offer UVS field balancing, sensing technology utilized for all rooms to receive the appropriate amount of UVC, and tracking/documenting via the unique Steri-Trak Service Documentation system.
Adenna Explorer is an 8 mil thick, 9½ inch long, powder-free latex exam glove designed to provide extra protection and stronger resistance to wear and tear on the job. The glove fingers are almost double in thickness when compared to regular exam gloves.
LoupeCam (by VizVOCUS) introduces the new ProHD camera for surgical loupes and headlights. The ProHD camera takes visualization and video recording to a new level by delivering the best viewpoint that matters. This nickel-size camera, weighing only 0.4 oz, offers a 3.0 MP sensor, a built-in microphone and HD video recording 1280x720p directly to your laptop, with support for Windows and MAC (Parallel & VmWare).
Medicus Health offers Surgery Anti-Fatigue Mats. These autoclavable and antimicrobial mats help reduce the leg and feet pain associated with standing during long cases for extended lengths of time. They are designed to be completely autoclavable up to 250 deg. F and reusable...
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.
Innovative Medical Products has developed ‘The Protector,’ a unique approach for pressure redistribution and to assist in the prevention skin chafing. The Protector is an easy-to-apply gel guard that adheres to the skin and serves as a defense from sources of irritation...
Koven Technology, Inc. announces the introduction of new ULTRA-THIN Neurovascular probes. These new probes are available in fixed and flexible tip styles with widths of just 0.8 mm and 1.2 mm. These new thinner probes enable easier access to the artery and greater visibility. Ultra-thin probes were created for use with the new DVM-4500 Volume Flowmeter.