The BASS Medical comprehensive fluid management solution keeps the operating room floor dry during high fluid volume procedures such as shoulder and knee arthroscopy. The mat’s patented anti-splash and containment design keeps fluid from ever hitting the floor. It collects, contains, and rapidly evacuates contaminated fluid using standard wall suction.
EPA-registered HYPE-WIPE and MINI HYPE-WIPE bleach towelettes from Current Technologies are one-step disinfectant wipes for most centrifuges and glucometers. The individually wrapped towelettes are saturated with the CDC/OSHA/NCCLS recommended 1:10 dilution of sodium hypochlorite and stabilized for an extended shelf life. These economical towelettes also contain detergent so that they clean and disinfect in one step.
Innovative Medical Products has designed the X-Ray Cassette Holder to hold an X-ray cassette allowing the surgeon to take intra-operative X-rays. The convenient solution is for use with IMP’s Universal Lateral Positioner that provides stable, lateral positioning for patients undergoing hip or other lateral surgery. When the X-Ray Cassette Holder is employed, the anterior support column must be used with the hyperflexion plate in the Universal Lateral Postioner system for best image results.
Clorox Healthcare is now partnering with Ultraviolet Devices, Inc. (UVDI) to introduce the Clorox Healthcare Optimum-UV System. For the first time ever, the two companies are teaming up to combine the power of manual surface disinfection with advanced ultraviolet (UV) technology to deliver an even more comprehensive surface disinfection solution.
Healthmark has announced the addition of color to their line of HangTimeKitTM Labels (HTKlabels). Just like the original HTKlabels, these labels allow day and month tracking to document when a scope was last reprocessed, with the added benefit of color coding. The new colors include green, yellow, pink, orange, and blue.
3M Critical & Chronic Care Solutions Division today announced enhancements to its 3M Tegaderm I.V. Advanced Securement Dressings aimed at improving securement, wear time, and proper application. In clinical evaluations of the upgrades, more than nine in 10 clinicians reported overall added value as the result of the enhancements.
Key Surgical Plastic Sterilization Trays are designed to protect delicate instruments during washing, sterilization, and storage. Constructed of durable, heat resistant plastic to ensure strength and chemical resistance, these trays are lightweight and incredibly easy to use. Enhanced features include a perforated, slotted lid and base to facilitate the circulation of steam and assist with drying. Raised nodes in the base allow for easy removal of silicone mat.
The Schure Loc XPS securely and safely holds patient arm in any desired position during arthroscopic surgery. Schure Loc XPS reduces staffing needs providing a more cost-effective procedure. Schure Loc XPS Shoulder Kit conveniently includes a sterile drape and foam hand/forearm holder and self-adherent wrap.
Healthmark Industries announces the introduction of the new Green Mesh Valve Bag. This tough, lightweight, plastic mesh bag helps ensure the traceability of critical endoscope components from reprocessing through use by keeping the valves and scope together. Simply place the valves in the bag and then tie to the scope, thus securing the valves to their related flexible endoscope.
The Aspen Surgical ErgoSupport Anti-Fatigue Mat is intended to help reduce the fatigue that nurses and surgeons experience from long hours of standing in one location. It uses a dual foam and gel technology to provide comfort under the foot. The top surface provides a necessary friction level with damp or dry surgical booties, while the bottom surface is made of a high-traction material to help provide slip resistance.
Featuring a long-life LED backlight and NDSsi’s proprietary Color Correction Technology (CCT), the The 26” Radiance G2 High-Bright display is calibrated in accordance with the BT.709 color standard. This factory calibration provides consistent color reproduction and accurate grayscale response. Ideal for use with HD endoscopic cameras, the 26” Radiance G2 HB supports two 3G-SDI inputs and an optional single-fiber input, making it suitable for the most advanced digital OR installations.
Dan Allen Surgical introduces FaceGuard Head Shield/Instrument Trays. The table-mounted device offers a number of innovative patient safety and user-friendly features.
Ruhof's ECO-BEDSIDE KIT is the only eco-friendly kit on the market that removes synthetic lipids from scope surfaces and internal channels. The product is safe on all scopes and easy to use with a wide mouthed tray design and securely fitting lid, which prevents spillage of enzymatic solution during preparation and suctioning.
The WRONG SITE sleeve from Patient Safety Gear, Inc. provides extra protection for patients undergoing surgery. After marking the surgical site pre-operatively with a skin marker, the WRONG SITE sleeve is placed on the patient’s “wrong limb” to avoid any mistakes once the patient is taken to the OR.
Cook Medical is introducing the first endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS) needle in the United States that can acquire histological samples. The EchoTip ProCore Endobronchial Ultrasound Needle gives physicians the ability to retrieve both cell and tissue samples from lymph nodes or tumors in the pulmonary area.