The recent advances in surgical technology and techniques, based in no small part on the continuing development of new and innovative imaging systems, medical devices and case management systems, have greatly improved patient care by reducing procedure and recovery time, as well as increasing patient and staff safety.
The Geratherm® Surgical Warming System is designed to clinically prevent and treat the effects of peri-operative hypothermia. It is constructed using resistive carbon fiber technology with a microprocessor control unit. The control unit can be programmed at 98.6 F to maintain normothermia or at 105 F for treating hypothermia.
To help reduce costs in the healthcare sector, Spectrum has introduced reusable instruments made from high-grade sterilizable plastic. These instruments are autoclavable and are extremely resistant to chemicals and ultrasonic waves. The patterns available include: sponge forceps, towel forceps, stitch scissors, tweezers, tube clamps, and kocher forceps.
This extensive line of orthopedic pliers is hand-crafted in Germany using the finest surgical stainless steel. The wide range of pliers includes locking pliers, needle nose pliers, and wire extraction pliers. They are ideal for pulling, grasping, bending and twisting of cerclage wires, Steinmann Pins and K-wires.
The Travel Optical Case is specifically designed to carry a pair of Safety Glasses or Telescope Loupes. The case’s new long lasting black durable soft neoprene material is designed to protect against scratches. The Travel Optical Case features a large storage compartment, zipper closure and can be attached to a belt by a convenient clip or belt loop.
The Neurosign® range of multi-channel electromyogram (EMG) nerve monitors help prevent nerve damage during complex surgical procedures by providing surgeons with audible feedback on the location and integrity of nerves. Reduced risk of nerve injury during surgery is an important contribution to improved patient care.
Sony’s DVO-1000MD is a medical grade DVD recorder that features a built in 80 Gigabyte hard drive that can store up to 30 hours of video. Its two exclusive features, DVORECOVERY which enables the end user to re-capture lost video due to an accidental power outage and DVOFAST that enables users to remove a recorded disk in less than 2 minutes with no finalization requirement, makes the DVO-1000MD extremely user-friendly.
Graham-Field is now offering the Disposable Respiratory Line by John Bunn, the premier name in respiratory products for more than sixty years. John Bunn, long a source for aerosol and oxygen therapy, tubing, and convenient homecare respiratory products, is responding to the growing need for disposable respiratory products.
These heavy duty transport and distribution containers provide a safe and secure method to process, move and store any items required. Sizes range from 10 by 12 by 8 inches to 20 by 24 by 12 inches, making them ideal for either large or small items. Each container can accommodate up to 70 pounds and is equipped with a hinged cover which securely closes.
These new Unit Dose Bins for the efficient dispensing and storage of unit dose meds are ideal for solids (like the Medi-Dose system), liquids (like our TampAlerT bottles) as well as syringes and injectables. The Unit Dose Bins fit 36-inch wide shelves and are manufactured from high-impact, durable polystyrene.
Terminal® Brand Broken Glass Keepers allow for safe collection of broken glass and other non-contaminated sharp objects. The floor model features a sturdy corrugated construction, thick plastic bag and the unique Reclose-a/Remove-a-Lid with an extra-wide opening for large items. The bench top model is plastic lined to contain moderate amounts of liquid.
The Sound Pro Combination Table incorporates the imaging features of Biodex Medical Systems’s Ultra Pro and Echo Pro tables. This new table provides a versatile solution for imaging facilities with limited space or budget. Fully loaded with ultrasound and echocardiography capabilities, the Sound Pro offers a 30-inch width, 500-pound patient weight capacity and a height range from 23 to 39 inches, making it ideal for the bariatric market.
ProTech perforated sterilization baskets are made with a strong stainless steel frame and a construction that will last a lifetime. The perforated design ensures maximum steam penetration but limits the chance for delicate instrument points to become damaged. The trays are DIN-sized trays for compatibility with Closed Containers and Automated Instrument Washers and are available in 13 sizes.
Qosina has released a new female luer lock threaded cap with an internal pin. The internal pin provides a tighter seal on luer lock syringes preventing evaporation for more accurate administration of contents. The 3/4 inch long opaque non-vented polyethylene cap is available in white and black for easy color-coding.
The anti-bacterial SlimKey-MD 102 medical keyboard addresses infection control challenges in the OR. The keyboard features a sealed industrial silicone keypad and integrated GlidePoint touchpad. It is autoclave safe, liquid-proof and can be disinfected with any hospital approved cleaning solution.