Daniel Seeger
Editor

Daniel Seeger is the editor of Surgical Products.

Surgical Products interviews Greg Bylo, vice president of healthcare for GS1 U.S., about the latest innovations in the area of supply chain management.
4.20.2018
9:53am
The prototype hammer was crafted out of surgical steel by an Australian biomedical engineering company.
4.19.2018
9:25am
With the FlexVR, Mimic Technologies is ready to make virtual reality training more accessible for surgeons and hospitals.
4.18.2018
9:31am
Unifia makes it possible to track and visualize an endoscope’s movement, from the front desk to storage room and all stops in between.
4.16.2018
7:00am
A routine procedure at a Russian hospital led to the death of a 28-year-old woman when she was given formalin instead of saline solution.
4.11.2018
2:35pm
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Surgilight, a joint venture from BihlerMED and View Medical, put greater control of lighting directly in the surgeon’s control.
4.11.2018
9:13am
The tech giant alleges that Community Hospital System, a large healthcare company based in Tennessee, illegally transferred software, violating the terms of...
4.9.2018
10:13am
Building on strong knowledge of patient and healthcare provider needs, Veta Health has developed a solution that reimaging how digital health data are managed.
4.4.2018
9:57am
Cleared for use in lung cancer diagnosis and treatment, the Monarch is the flagship offering of Auris Health, a company headed by Intuitive Surgical co-founder...
4.3.2018
9:50am
The Via-Guard line draws on classic designs of suction devices, but adds vital improvements that improve on ease of use and significantly streamline the supply...
3.22.2018
9:30am
With so many manufacturers and other providers in the exhibit hall, it can be difficult to navigate to make a firsthand connection with — or even steal a...
3.22.2018
9:18am
With so many manufacturers and other providers in the exhibit hall, it can be difficult to navigate to make a firsthand connection with — or even steal a...
3.21.2018
9:09am
A doctor at Chicago’s Lurie Children Hospital dressed as the most famous Wookiee from a galaxy far, far away to tell a patient about a donor match.
3.20.2018
10:29am
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Featuring Elvis Francois, MD, on vocals and William Robinson, MD, on piano, the video has over 2 million views on Facebook.
3.19.2018
8:59am
On average, female doctors earn over $100,000 less annually, a disparity that saw an increase in a year-to-year survey.
3.15.2018
10:29am
The procedure was recently performed on an infant as part of an ongoing trial that physicians are hoping will provide better long-term prospects for children...
3.13.2018
10:34am
Jammed with learning sessions, simulation activities, and other dynamic programs, the AORN conference is widely understood to be one of the most important...
3.12.2018
10:02am
The study included 417 patients and found that use of the MetaNeb system decreased PPCs from 22.9 percent to 16.4 percent.
3.6.2018
9:46am
The French manufacturer is developing a surgical platform that could give surgeons an robotically-assisted surgery option for knee replacement procedures.
2.28.2018
10:15am
Physicians from BYL Nair Charitable Hospital, located in Mumbai, claim the tumor was the largest ever removed from the brain.
2.26.2018
9:55am
Surgical Products interviews Bradley Paddock, president of Stryker’s Spine division, about the company’s latest innovations.
2.21.2018
9:56am
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Complications associated with a typically routine procedure to remove her fallopian tube led to to amputation of a North Carolina woman’s hands and feet, and...
2.20.2018
10:16am
To learn more about the best approaches to patient prep, Surgical Products interviewed Kimberley S. Prinsen, RN, MSN, technical service specialist with 3M’s...
2.16.2018
10:24am
The MassSpec Pen, in development at the University of Texas, allows for a real-time cancer diagnosis of tissue samples extracted during surgery.
2.16.2018
10:17am
As robotic-assisted surgical systems are becoming a more widespread tool, surgical residents are also far more likely to encounter them, so getting the...
2.14.2018
10:50am
Still under fire following the viral video of a woman discharged into the freezing cold wearing only a hospital gown, University of Maryland Medical Center...
2.14.2018
10:23am
After their daughter died following spine surgery, Jeff Goldenberg and Naomi Kirtner launched a new nonprofit that tries to make sure patients are heard.
2.13.2018
10:49am
After the ACLU publicly decried the policy as ‘cruel and inhumane,’ Oregon Health & Science University leadership eliminated the provision that required...
2.9.2018
9:00am
General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital realized they were sterilizing a piece of laparoscopic equipment incorrectly.
2.8.2018
10:10am
Wisconsin Assembly Bill 863 gives patients the legal authority to insist that their surgeries be recorded on video, which advocates argue will improve patient...
2.6.2018
9:53am
The director of the Roseburg Veterans Administration Medical Center, a rural hospital in Oregon, manipulated the facility’s performance rating by refusing care...
2.2.2018
10:20am
The Florida Hospital Nicholson Center is leveraging technology to vastly improve learning and teaching for OR staff.
2.1.2018
9:58am
Because of Florida law that caps medical damages awards at $100,000, the plaintiff must petition the state legislature in order to receive the full payout.
1.31.2018
9:56am
In reducing patient dependence on opioids, Pacira sees potential in TELA Bio’s technology for soft tissue procedures.
1.29.2018
9:32am
With the Johnson & Johnson Institute, the array of ongoing education opportunities available could transform healthcare.
1.24.2018
10:14am
The solutions provided by Image Stream Medical share visual data throughout a facility and among different teams and consulting physicians.
1.22.2018
9:46am
Frustrated by rising prices and supply shortages, large hospital systems are banding together to manufacture their own pharmaceuticals.
1.18.2018
10:33am
Theodore Gerstle, MD, was arrested by Lexington police after being asked to leave the hospital by administrators alarmed about his condition.
1.17.2018
9:32am
The next aspirant to join the growing field of robotically-assisted surgical systems is in the field and moving toward regulatory clearance and...
1.16.2018
9:52am