Designed to meet the growing demand for long-term traceability, the new range of data matrix and 2D barcode labels from CILS offers a convenient and reliable way of including highly durable information on samples and specimens. Able to withstand temperatures from cryogenic storage to autoclave sterilization, the new range of labels have a special surface coating that offers superior print quality for first-time reading, allied with enhanced resistance to chemicals, solvents and handling.
Scrub Care® povidone-iodine (PVP-I) and Exidine® chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) solutions from Cardinal Health have a broad spectrum of activity and rapid-acting, long-lasting effects to help reduce bacteria that may cause infection. Cardinal Health's PVP-I and CHG solutions are gentle to the skin and leave skin feeling smooth and soft.
BioSoft® alcohol hand sanitizer with Neu-Thera moisturizers is a fast-acting, broad-spectrum antimicrobial solution that kills 99.99 percent of bacteria in 15 seconds. This hand sanitizer is proven effective against viruses, improves the health of the user’s skin. The ingredients in Cardinal's proprietary Neu-Thera formulation were chosen for their unique ability to protect, restore and moisturize hands.
Micro-Touch Nitrile examination gloves are 100% nitrile, eliminating the risk associated with natural rubber latex allergies. Moreover, they provide an effective barrier protection against a broad range of chemicals. Micro-Touch Nitrile gloves are FDA approved for handling chemotherapy drugs. The improved Micro-Touch Nitrile continues to have excellent puncture resistance and is textured to improve grip in both wet and dry procedures.
Health Care Logistics has released Lamb Chop , the company’s 2006 catalog featuring its signature line of unique and hard-to-find items for virtually every facet of the health care industry. More than 200 new solutions join HCL’s inventory of over 6,000 items, most of which are included in this full-color annual resource guide.
This two-part low-density polyethylene (LDPE) specimen transport bag is leak resistant with two separate pockets usable for samples and documentation. The 6-inch by 9-inch bag features a fold-over Adhesive Ribbon seal. This creates a solid tamper-evident visual seal across both sections of the bag to keep employees and contents safe from contamination.
Produced from pure cellulose EFG wood pulp, manufactured with low chloride and sulfate content, and free from optical dyes, these absorbent 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.
The surgeon designed Kurstin Flap Stretching Forceps (K5-5056) helps eliminate post-operative striae in the LASIK flap. It features disc-shaped tips with delicate serrations to atraumatically grasp and stretch the flap. The instrument’s designed uses two forceps simultaneously to stretch the flap in opposing directions to straighten any micro striae.
Spectra-Lube, a 32 oz. spray lubricant, is designed to protect and lubricate surgical instruments. This lubricant eliminates the need for costly and messy instrument baths, by allowing the user to put lubrication where it’s needed. Spectra-Lube has a neutral pH and is bacteriostatic. Safe and easy, it can be purchased individually or in a case of 12 bottles.
This carbon filtering ductless fume hood for cleaning endoscopes with Cidex does not require duct work or installation and offers a Government certified filtration efficiency of 99.99 percent for gluteraldehyde. The Erlab in-house accredited laboratory reviews all potential clients’ chemical handlings to certify filter lifetime, chemical saturation detection method and chemical retention capacity.
This six page brochure presents a variety of Linemaster foot switches for medical applications. Many are UL, CSA, TUV Certified and CE Marked. Linemaster offers numerous models including light duty, explosion-proof, potentiometers, multi-pedal switches, and foot switches that meet IEC 601.2.2 and IP68 requirements.
Sani-Dex® ALC Antimicrobial Alcohol Gel Hand Wipes are proven effective at killing 99.99 percent of harmful bacteria, and also remove soil from hands because of the natural friction caused by the wiping action. These hand wipes are made from non-woven cloth that is saturated with a fragrance- and dye-free ethyl alcohol gel solution.
Ansell recently announced the availability of a new education module for healthcare professionals entitled Understanding Hepatitis and the Appropriate Barrier Protection . The self-study module, which is available at no charge, has been developed for use by professionals who are responsible for or involved in establishing institutional policy and procedure, educating healthcare personnel, maintaining regulatory compliance (OSHA, ADA, CDC), and overall employee health and infection control services.
Ansell recently released a new self-study educational module for healthcare professionals. Entitled Basic Considerations of Radiation Safety and Barrier Protection , this module addresses staff, patient, and healthcare issues associated with high radiation exposure situations. The self-study module, which is available at no charge, has been developed for use by professionals who are responsible for or involved in high-radiation exposure environments.