Suturing. It is among the most basic, yet critically important, skills that a surgeon or OR nurse can have. When all is said and done, the integrity of the sutures in internal tissue, the fascia and those closing the surgical site can mean the difference between a successful surgery with full patient recovery or one marked by countless and potentially life threatening complications.
Originally developed by a registered nurse, the CleanOp® system with Mojave is designed to improve OR room turnover by making it safer, easier and faster. Significantly decreasing turnover time, reducing costs, and enhancing infection control technique, the CleanOp system includes remarkable, new super absorbent Mojave table linens, as well as disposable supplies, hardware, and essential staff training.
In response to rising concerns about hospital acquired infections as it relates to the recent shift to electronic records, iKey has developed a series of cleanable medical keyboards and a mouse designed to reduce cross contamination. The new liquid-proof keyboards feature low-profile silicon rubber keys that can withstand bleach cleaning, and are easily sprayed or wiped down for complete disinfection.
The Qlicksmart® Cassette 3-in-1 delivers safe, quick and cheap removal of scalpel blades from traditional handles used in surgery. Compatible with 300 combinations of blades and handles, this system can help reduce the risk of injury and infection associated with used sharps. Once the blade is removed, it is stored in its own transparent cartridge for safe counting and disposal.
The Active Electrode Monitoring (AEM®) system continuously monitors laparoscopic instruments during surgery, eliminating the risk of stray energy burns to patients. Encision offers a full line of enTouch Surgical Instruments that are equivalent in function and size to other conventional instruments.
Terumo Interventional Systems has introduced a new line of micro access systems, which includes the Glidewire® Access System and the GlideAccess System. These micro access systems offer less invasive initial puncture and facilitate smooth vascular access. This provides physicians with the ability to safely and confidently introduce the larger devices necessary to complete a wide range of endovascular procedures.
The new Flexible Videoendoscopes are specifically designed for gastrointestinal surgical procedures. In the OR, these videoendoscopes provide superior image quality while extending system functionality and enhancing the capabilities of GI surgeons. The scopes offer improved depth of field and high-resolution true color images, as well as easy-to-operate controls and enhanced viewing capabilities.
The Invisio® digital visualization technology platform has been enhanced with the release of the new DUR®-D Digital Flexible Ureteroscope. The DUR-D Ureteroscope provides a significantly larger image with superior clarity. Featuring a patented, ultra-miniature CMOS distal imaging sensor and a built-in, cool LED light source, the DUR-D Ureteroscope delivers freedom from bulky external accessories.
The Steinberg Lap Band Introducer is designed to simplify the introduction of the lap band and minimize potential tissue damage. The guide is placed into a 10-mm port, which is then removed. This novel Introducer is then placed onto the guide and slid into the abdomen. Once the Introducer enters the abdomen the guide is removed allowing the lap band to be released so that the surgeon can place it around the esophageal junction with the stomach.
H&S Med repairs and services all makes and models of table top sterilizers. The company provides a one year warranty on parts and service and stocks an extensive parts inventory on site. Turn around is fast and loaners are available upon request if needed. Several pick up and delivery options are available.
This endoscopic instrument cleaning brush kit includes 42 specially designed brushes. Using surgical stainless steel twisted wire shafts and white medical grade anti-microbial bristles, this collection of brushes offers a wide range of diameters and lengths to assist in cleaning take-apart instruments, suction irrigators and all other types of instruments used in endoscopic procedures.
The Prolystica Ultra Concentrate Cleaning System allows facilities to protect their instruments and achieve superior cleaning while using less of the cleaning products. The Prolystica Ultra Concentrate chemistries are specifically formulated to protect instruments even as they clean. These products minimize the damaging effects of water, while corrosion inhibitors prevent pitting, oxidation and corrosion.
KIMBERLY-CLARK Pre-Cleaning Detergent Spray and Multi-Enzyme Detergent provide benefits that can help make cleaning processes easier and more complete. The Pre-Cleaning Detergent Spray, in the convenient 24-ounce bottle, begins the process of breaking down medical soils on contaminated, reusable medical devices and should be used to keep devices moist as the first step in the thorough cleaning of instruments.
Produced from pure cellulose EFG wood pulp, manufactured with low chloride and sulfate content and free from optical dyes, UnderGuard Tray Liners can be safely used next to delicate instruments during sterilization to absorb and rapidly disperse condensate for complete evaporation. This greatly facilitates the production of dry packs and assists the sterilization process.
Thermacare® is a convective patient warming system designed to help prevent hypothermia and maintain normothermic temperature in the OR, PACU and ICU. The lightweight, portable Warm Air Blower unit offers 4 temperature settings. The Blower Unit is used with Thermacare Quilts that come in six versatile configurations, with ample dimensions to accommodate any patient.