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High-Capacity Surgical Table

February 9, 2006 4:27 am | Getinge USA, Inc. | Comments

Booth # 3023 • The MAQUET Alphamaxx Surgical Table is designed to accommodate all types of laparoscopic procedures. With a 1,000-pound weight capacity and full articulation in both normal and reverse modes, the Alphamaxx can help OR Managers to meet the dual challenge of patient ergonomics and bariatric procedure scheduling.

Chemical Exposure Monitors

February 9, 2006 4:27 am | Kem Medical Products Corp. | Comments

Booth # 4064 • Kem Medical offers a complete line of safety products to protect healthcare professionals, including dosimeters (badges), alarm monitors, leak testers, neutralizers, spill kits. The monitoring badges accurately measure, document, and reduce exposure to toxic healthcare chemicals such as sterilant and high level disinfectants, anesthesia gases, and laboratory orthopedic chemicals.

Preoperative Skin Prep

February 9, 2006 4:27 am | Medi-Flex Hospital Products, Inc. | Comments

Booth # 5228 • Two percent chlorhexidine and 70 percent isopropyl alcohol ChloraPrep® preoperative skin prep is now available in a 10.5 mL applicator with ScrubTeal™ tint. ChloraPrep’s combination of chlorhexidine and alcohol produces better immediate, residual and cumulative bacterial activity than alcohol, PVP, and aqueous CHG.


Focusable Surgery Lights

February 8, 2006 12:39 pm | Skytron | Comments

Stellar Surgical Lighting provides focusable lighting control with advanced VSRD (Vertical Segmented Reflector Design) Optics for direct sterile surgeon control, with Lightheads never having to be repositioned during the surgical case. Stellar’s VSRD Optics provide high intensity and extended depth of field for even the deepest cavity without glare, along with cool, shadow-free illumination for every procedure.

Light & Camera System

February 8, 2006 12:39 pm | Medical Illumination International | Comments

Booth # 4303 • Medical Illumination International now offers two additions to their System One line of surgery lighting equipment. Along with the well-established S2 surgery light is the all new S1 Surgery “satellite” and P1 Video Camera. The S1 satellite is perfectly suited as a companion light to the S2 and can be configured in any combination for Duo or Trio head models, as well as a Solo mount for smaller applications.

Major Surgical Light

February 8, 2006 12:39 pm | Getinge USA, Inc. | Comments

The ALM X'TEN major surgical light is designed to provide optimal illumination performance for a wide range of surgeries in a unique, compact design. The light incorporates a proprietary cross-shaped lighthead ideal for laminar flow, and it is easy to position. Patented dichroic mirror and micro-lens technology deliver thousands of diverging light beams to create a homogeneous distribution of light and efficient heat management over the entire surgical site.

Surgical Hand Rub

February 8, 2006 12:35 pm | Medline Industries, Inc. | Comments

Medline is now distributing Sterillium® Rub, a powerful surgical hand rub. Made with a blend of emollients that help hydrate the skin, Sterillium helps prevent drying and irritation. Sterillium's versatile LX10 dispensing system allows for customized dispensing for a variety of hospital applications.

Arm Positioner

February 8, 2006 12:35 pm | Comments

The Kross Arm Support features endless positioning possibilities. This support is ideal for arm, chair, prone, lateral, and neuro procedure positioning, and doubles as a well-leg positioner. Constructed of highest quality aluminum and stainless steel components, the Kross Arm Support is durable and lightweight.


Fluid Resistant Visor Mask

January 20, 2006 4:28 am | Kimberly-Clark Health Care | Comments

The Kimberly-Clark FLUIDSHIELD™ Surgical Mask with Anti-Glare Visor allows the wearer to maintain a clear line of vision and provides protection from splashing and spraying of blood and body fluids. The new latex-free visor mask is fluid resistant, fog-free and reduces glare by 50 percent over the company’s previous visor mask.

Surgical Prep Products

January 20, 2006 4:28 am | Healthpoint | Comments

Alcohol-based, Zinc Pyrithione (ZPT)-preserved products can provide the strategic defense needed to assist in reducing the number of post-surgery biofilm infections. The Alcohol-based formulation preserved with ZPT is the basis of HEALTHPOINT's patented Trizenol™ technology used in the company's preoperative patient skin preparation system products.

Personal Infection Control Kit

January 20, 2006 4:28 am | Health Care Logistics | Comments

The Personal Protection Belt provides instant access to infection control tools such as gloves, tissues, and surface wipes, allowing healthcare workers to sanitize hands or workstations without going to the supply closet. The belt features removable hook and loop pockets, holsters, and pouches allowing workers to keep a variety of supplies ready for on-the-spot use.


January 20, 2006 4:28 am | Metrex | Comments

PremiCide solidifies and sanitizes in one process. It is delivered through the PremiGuard cap, a closed delivery system that prevents potential splashing, spilling, and aerosolization of infectious liquid medical waste. Also available is Canister Express solidifying beads that quickly solidifies blood and other body fluids from medical procedures.

Helping the Pictures to Tell the Tale

January 12, 2006 10:56 am | Comments

Medical records and the documentation of surgical procedures are not what they used to be. Hand-written notes and, occasionally, a few grainy photos used to be enough. Of course, with surgery advancing in leaps and bounds, the surgical documentation process must also keep up with the times. With so many procedures currently being performed through minimally invasive surgery, a digital image is often the only view a surgeon can get of the actual surgical site.

Articular Cartilage Probe

January 12, 2006 10:44 am | Smith & Nephew, Inc. | Comments

The GLIDER™ Articular Cartilage Probe is a minimally invasive device for treating articular cartilage disease. The GLIDER probe's proprietary design features a pivoting head that emits radiofrequency (RF) energy as it follows the contoured surfaces of the joint. Through controlled application of energy, it restores smoothness to a damaged cartilage surface while preserving the maximum amount of healthy tissue.

Surgical Drainage Device

January 12, 2006 10:44 am | Axiom Medical, Inc. | Comments

The SeroVac® is a minimally invasive disposable surgical drainage option for seroma/hematoma treatment. SeroVac introduces a soft, durable 14 gauge catheter, requiring only one access/puncture site for insertion and evacuation. The perforated indwelling design allows continuous drainage in a single procedure, avoiding multiple aspirations.


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