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Minimally Invasive Devices Introduces FloShield

August 15, 2014 12:52 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Minimally Invasive Devices, Inc., strongly believes that laparoscopic surgery would be easier and less frustrating if your laparoscope never got dirty. To remedy this, the company has developed FloShield.

Codman Neuro Launches Two New Catheters

August 14, 2014 12:21 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Codman Neuro*, part of DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson, announced the launch of the ENVOY® DA XB Distal Access Guiding Catheter and the 7F ENVOY® Guiding Catheter for neurovascular procedures. The announcement was made here at the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery (SNIS) 11th Annual Meeting, where Codman Neuro is featuring the new catheters alongside its broad portfolio of neurovascular solutions, which include microcoils, vascular reconstruction devices and the full line of ENVOY Guiding Catheters.

Study: Laparoscopic Surgical Gallbladder Removal Safe for Children

August 8, 2014 11:40 am | News | Comments

A recent study conducted by Mayo Clinic researchers recommends laparoscopic cholecystectomies (surgical removal of the gallbladder) for pediatric patients suffering from gallstones and other gallbladder diseases. The study analyzed 202 cases of laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed on children below 18 years of age between the years 1990 and 2010.

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Cell Mechanics May Prove Vital in Cancer Behavior

August 7, 2014 12:00 pm | News | Comments

Cancer cells that break away from tumors to go looking for a new home may prefer to settle into a soft bed, according to new findings from researchers at the University of Illinois. Some particularly enterprising cancer cells can cause a cancer to spread to other organs, called metastasis, or evade treatment to resurface after a patient is thought to be in remission.

2014 ESP Award Submission: Encision EndoShield

July 28, 2014 12:44 pm | Product Releases | Comments

According to Encision, their new AEM EndoShield™ Burn Protection System provides advanced AEM monopolar energy with guaranteed elimination of stray energy burns to patients.

2014 ESP Award Submission: DIEGO ELITE ENT System

July 24, 2014 12:53 pm | by Jeff Reinke | Product Releases | Comments

According to Olympus, their DIEGO ELITE Multidebrider is the world’s only ENT system to offer both monopolar and bipolar energy blades for hemostasis – as well as traditional standard shaver blades.

Robotic, Computer-Assisted Devices Struggling To Win Over Orthopedic Surgeons

July 22, 2014 11:52 am | News | Comments

The cost-effectiveness of robotic devices for high-volume surgeries, such as large joint reconstruction and spinal fusion, hasn't been justified yet. Furthermore, GlobalData says that the current economic climate and reimbursement hindrance for computer-assisted joint replacements have resulted in many hospitals feeling reluctant to embrace these modern technologies.

2014 ESP Award Submission: Reinforced Reload With Tri-Staple Technology

July 11, 2014 12:35 pm | Product Releases | Comments

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.                                                                                                                                        

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2014 ESP Award Submission: Abdominal Retractor

June 16, 2014 9:13 am | by Clinimed | Clinimed | Product Releases | Comments

Clinimed’s retractor is the highest rated specialty retractor for Lipo-abdominplasty in the market today. Specifically designed to aid in abdominal contour deformities, abdominal wall laxity, excess skin/subcutaneous tissue, and lipodystrophy.

2014 ESP Award Submission: gSource's Easy2Clean Kerrison Punch

June 13, 2014 9:24 am | by gSource | gSource, LLC | Product Releases | Comments

gSource's Easy2Clean Kerrison Punch has an 8” shaft length, forward angle, 1mm-6mm bite sizes, thin foot plate, bone ejector on 2mm-6mm bite sizes. The product's slider opens for easy and complete cleaning inside the main body of the shaft prior to sterilization, reducing infection risk to the patient.

HARMONIC ACE+7 Shears With Advanced Hemostasis

May 21, 2014 11:32 am | by Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. | Ethicon Endo-Surgery | Product Releases | Comments

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (Ethicon) announced the launch of HARMONIC ACE +7 Shears with Advanced Hemostasis (HARMONIC ACE+7), the first purely ultrasonic device with a 7 mm sealing indication. HARMONIC ACE+7 combines the precision and multi-functionality expected of HARMONIC with reliable large vessel sealing; a benefit combination that does not exist in any other product.

Via-Guard Suction Sets

May 12, 2014 9:58 am | by SurgiMark | SurgiMark, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

SurgiMark’s disposable, multifunction Via-Guard suction sets provide enhanced patient care, eliminate cross-contamination, consolidate inventory, and increase efficiency. The one-of-a-kind Vascular/Pediatric Via-Guard suction set is the industry standard for many procedures, including orthopedics and neurosurgery.

Third-Generation Insulation Tester With Foot Control

April 25, 2014 8:51 am | by Jac-Cell | Jac-Cell Medic | Product Releases | Comments

Jac-Cell offers the third-generation insulation tester with foot control. According to the company, it is designed to verify insulated laparoscopic handles and tubes, insulated monopolar and biopolar bayonet forceps, leep vaginal instruments, and more.

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ENDOPATH Probe Plus II Electrosurgery System

April 25, 2014 8:44 am | by Megadyne Medical Products | Megadyne Medical Products, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The ENDOPATH Probe Plus II Electrosurgery System from Megadyne Medical Products provides greater utility from a single laparoscopic device by combining monopolar electrosurgical capabilities with a suction irrigator. It is for use in minimally-invasive procedures to facilitate tissue dissection, coagulation, irrigation, and fluid evacuation through a common trocar sleeve. 

Anspach EG1 High Speed Electric System

April 9, 2014 10:59 am | by DePuy Synthes Power Tools | Product Releases | Comments

DePuy Synthes Power Tools announced the global launch of the Anspach EG1 High Speed Electric System, a next generation high-speed electric drill with multiple attachments and accessories, designed for use in neurosurgery, otology, and spinal procedures. The new Anspach EG1 High Speed Electric System includes a high-speed drill with 30 percent more power than the Anspach XMAX and EMAX 2 Plus systems.

NIAGARA SI-PCF

April 8, 2014 10:24 am | by Medisafe America | Medisafe America | Product Releases | Comments

Medisafe NIAGARA SI-PCF is the first high capacity, da Vinci validated, pass-through Washer Disinfector. Revolutionary 3-in-1 cleaning technology provides sonic-irrigation, high capacity lumen flushing, and impingement washing. According to the company, it is tested and validated to clean 20 da Vinci EndoWrist instruments.

Symmetry Sharp Kerrison

April 3, 2014 10:37 am | by Symmetry Medical Inc./Symmetry Surgical | Product Releases | Comments

Symmetry Medical Inc. announced that its subsidiary, Symmetry Surgical, is launching the Symmetry Sharp Kerrison. According to the company, the product is a first-of-its-kind, patented surgical instrument designed with discerning surgeons and healthcare professionals in mind, providing a sharp tip every time.

The da Vinci Lense Tray

March 20, 2014 10:04 am | by Healthmark Industries | Healthmark Industries Company, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The da Vinci Lense Tray from Healthmark Industries is manufactured of anodized aluminium. It is designed specifically for safe transportation and reprocessing of the da Vinci Lense.

ENDOPATH Probe Plus II Electrosurgery System

March 19, 2014 10:04 am | by Megadyne Medical Products | Megadyne Medical Products, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The ENDOPATH Probe Plus II Electrosurgery System from Megadyne Medical Products provides greater utility from a single laparoscopic device by combining monopolar electrosurgical capabilities with a suction irrigator.  It is for use in minimally-invasive procedures to facilitate tissue dissection, coagulation, irrigation, and fluid evacuation through a common trocar sleeve.

Third-Generation Insulation Tester With Foot Control

March 12, 2014 9:31 am | by Jac-Cell | Jac-Cell Medic | Product Releases | Comments

Jac-Cell offers the third-generation insulation tester with foot control. According to the company, it is designed to verify insulated laparoscopic handles and tubes, insulated monopolar and biopolar bayonet forceps, leep vaginal instruments, and more.

Plastic Sterilization Trays

February 24, 2014 11:15 am | by Key Surgical | Key Surgical, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

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 da Vinci Lense Tray

February 10, 2014 11:17 am | by Healthmark Industries | Healthmark Industries Company, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The da Vinci Lense Tray from Healthmark Industries is manufactured of anodized aluminium. It is designed specifically for safe transportation and reprocessing of the the da Vinci Lense.

Single-Use Saws, Drills, And Reamers

January 30, 2014 10:32 am | by INSURGICAL | Product Releases | Comments

INSURGICAL single-use saws, drills, and reamers allow orthopedic cases to continue when hospital owned reusable tools are unavailable.  Each saw, drill, and reamer hand piece is individually sterile packaged, and has five-year shelf life - so you only use what you need, when you need it.  INSURGICAL tools are powered by reusable, 13.2 volt, state-of-the-art MAXLiFe lithium batteries, with lots of power that will last the entire case.

Surgical Instruments For The OR

January 9, 2014 11:00 am | by Spectrum Surgical Instruments | Spectrum Surgical Instruments Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

Spectrum Surgical Instruments Corp. is pleased to offer three grades of surgical instruments. First, Spectrum’s highest-quality, German-made, German-crafted Operating Room Instruments are backed by the company’s lifetime warranty against cracking, pitting, rusting, and breaking. Second, Spectrum offers Middleline, the company’s best-selling alternative to German instruments. Finally, Spectrum’s Floorgrade/Economy instruments are reusable quality and manufactured from Pakistan steel.

The da Vinci Lense Tray

January 6, 2014 9:40 am | by Healthmark Industries | Healthmark Industries Company, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The da Vinci Lense Tray from Healthmark Industries is manufactured of anodized aluminium. Its designed specifically for safe transportation and reprocessing of the the da Vinci Lense.

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