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2014-03-18 23:20:47

Disposable surgical instruments may help prevent infections like the fatal neurological disease 18 patients in North Carolina may have been exposed to. Yakima, WA (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 According to NBC News' Feb. 10, 2014 report, eighteen patients in North Carolina may have been exposed to Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD) because of improperly sterilized surgical tools. This rare brain disease causes failed memory, blindness, and coma, among other symptoms, and kills 90% of patients...

2014-01-31 23:24:17

SurgiMark’s Via-Guard Yankauer suction tips’ disposability can help prevent number six on ECRI Institute’s 2014 Top 10 Health Technology Hazards list. Yakima, WA (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 The ECRI Institute recently released its 2014 Top 10 Health Technology Hazards list, with inadequate reprocessing of endoscopes and surgical instruments named as the sixth most-serious health technology hazard this year. This health hazard is especially prevalent recently, with Seattle Children’s...

2013-12-23 23:20:42

Spectrum Surgical is pleased to extend its line of instrument cleaning brushes specifically designed for Baron and Frazier Tubes that are offered in a range of brush diameters. Stow, OH (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 Spectrum Surgical Instruments Corp., a division of STERIS Corporation, offers a range of cleaning brushes specifically designed for Baron and Frazier Suction Tubes. With brush diameters ranging from just 1mm (3 french) to 4mm (12 french) and in overall lengths of 7-inches (Baron)...

2013-11-18 12:30:24

First Subglottic Suctioning ETT FDA Cleared for Saline Use(1),(2) that Provides a More Effective Suctioning to Help Prevent Cross-Contamination and Microaspiration ROSWELL, Ga., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark today announced the introduction of KimVent* MICROCUFF* Subglottic Suctioning Endotracheal Tube (ETT), the first subglottic suctioning ETT to be FDA cleared for saline use providing for more effective(** )clearing of potentially harmful clogs.( 1,2,3) The MICROCUFF*...

2013-10-01 16:26:08

The next generation of surgical retractors with suction tip ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- PANO-VAC surgical instruments, Inc., an innovator of new generation of surgical retractors, announces the issuance of U.S. Patent No. 8,545,401 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131001/MN89904) The patent is titled "Suction tip for surgical instruments." This invention leverages surgical retractors...

2013-08-10 23:02:41

"It is essential to inform yourself of the dangers surrounding pool/spa/whirlpool suction and make sure the facility you are using is properly fitted not only with an appropriate and functioning drain cover, but also an automatic pump shutoff device,” states Rex Cowan, Manager of local firm Play-It Safe Technologies. (PRWEB) August 10, 2013 The recent entrapment, and near drowning, of Usher's 5 year old son in the drain of his private pool, as referenced in a USA Today...

2013-03-24 23:03:18

The PooVak was created to make the task of picking up after the family pet more hygienic, easier, and even more dignified. The PooVak was designed for people with busy lifestyles, families with children who are reluctanct and for folks who have trouble bending over and scooping the poop. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) March 24, 2013 Let´s face it, pet waste is annoying and clean-up is a necessary duty of pet owners. Some communities have had enough, and are even fining pet owners who don't keep...

2013-02-22 20:21:22

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- PANO-VAC(TM) Surgical Instruments, Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of our new products that are useful in general surgeries and dentistry, RetractorPlus and AspiratorPlus. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130222/CG64939) The PANO-VAC(TM)retractor/aspirator was designed and patented by Dr. Hajarian MD, DDS and his team to facilitate the surgical field operation with ease. This new instrument virtually eliminates...

2012-03-17 23:01:22

Biovo Technologies announced that it has received CE Mark approval for its Airway Medix Closed Suction System, a patented closed suction system designed to remove biofilm and secretion buildup from the inner lumen of the endotracheal tube. Bacterial buildup inside the endotracheal tube is considered one of the leading causes ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP) in intensive care units (ICU). Tel Aviv, Israel (PRWEB) March 17, 2012 Biovo Technologies announced that it has received CE Mark...

2012-03-15 07:00:00

10Rate.com editors and reviewers rate and review the 2012 best Vacuum Cleaners on a scale of 1 to 10 Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) March 15, 2012 10Rate reviewers and staff selected 10 of the best Vacuums for 2012, assigning each a numerical rating as well as awarding three models that stood out for quality, value, and budget. Suction performance was the primary consideration given in this Vacuum Cleaners Top 10 list, and other testing that affected the ratings were based on the following...