Mini Hype-Wipe bleach towelettes from Current Technologies, Inc. provides fast, portable disinfection of equipment and hard surfaces.
EyeGard eye covers, by Sharn Anesthesia, Inc., were designed to avoid the complications of using tape to keep a patient’s eyelid closed during surgery.
SelecTech, Inc. launched FreeStyle BioLock flooring last year. The flooring is eco-friendly, being made with 70 percent recycled materials and is 100 percent recyclable.
Hospital staff are the reason for Healthmark Industries' new Cool Aids. Cool Aids are designed to manage one's body temperature from the head, neck, chest and core body.
Summer Hawk Optics, Inc had surgeons in mind when creating their new version of their Flying Eyes glasses.
Due to confusion about when to perform terminal cleaning and why it is necessary, Clorox Healthcare has developed a Terminal Cleaning Tool Kit.
The Reinforced Reload with Tri-Staple Technology from Covidien is positioned as the only endo stapler currently in the market with a preloaded buttress material that can save time and reduce waste in the OR.
The Quantum Shoulder Positioning System "Beach Chair" features fast no-lift mounting and simplified setup and removal. The chair also offers powered patient elevation and instant, rigid patient fixation for the entire case. Additional features include a 500-pound weight limit and pediatric compatibility.
Kubtec recently announced its development of TomoSpec, a tomosynthesis technology for digital specimen radiography of excised breast tissue. The company’s patent-pending technology allows for multi-planar x-ray imaging for thorough margin analysis of excised breast tissue.
undORwear, Inc. offers its undetectable thermal undershirt. The shirt is a warm base layer that is worn under operating room scrubs.
Ecolab’s EnCompass Environmental Hygiene Program with CleanOp Surgical Room Turnover Kits provides healthcare facilities with a complete solution to improve cleaning efficiency and effectiveness, and increase patient safety.
PDI recently released its new Healthcare Reform Champion's Kit. This kit is a digital educational tool designed to explain key components of the recent Healthcare Reform legislation.
Simbionix, a company committed to advancing clinical performance and optimizing procedural outcomes through education and collaboration, recently released their VR training module for Cuff Closure Suturing using unidirectional and bidirectional barbed sutures.
A new research objective could offer another virtual training option for surgeons. The long-term aim is to develop real-time simulators tol help train surgeons and enhance surgical planning. By constructing virtual, ‘in silico’ replicas of the patients, such tools have the potential to reduce errors and post-operative complications, and could eventually lead to robot-assisted and robot-led surgery.
The new “TS Series Warmer” from MAC Medical, Inc. is equipped with the highest technology available today. A first-in-class Large Touch Screen Control comes standard with all of the access and safety features required today. These features include FDC Compliant Data Logging with Digital Signature, Ethernet and USB ports, Wi-Fi Ready, Live Temperature Trends, Alarm Log, Remote Monitoring and Control from Central Monitoring and Smart Phone, Multi-Level Security for User Lockout, Text and Email Alerts, just to name a few.