Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Molecular Diagnostic System features portable design.

July 31, 2015

At 9 in. tall and weighing just 2.2 lb, GeneXpert® Omni meets needs of Point of Care market. System runs PCR-based Xpert® cartridges, enabling accurate clinical molecular diagnostic tests to be performed in any near-patient testing environment, including CLIA-waived physician offices, clinics and specialty settings. Wireless and web-enabled, system transmits instrument and test... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Services

Industrial CT Scanning looks inside aluminum and steel parts.

July 30, 2015

Made possible via Metrology Grade GE v|tome|x 300 CT Scanner with Nanofocus Tube (180 kV/15 W) and Microfocus Tube (300 kV/500 W), CT Scanning can look inside aluminum to wall thickness or total amount of material of 6–7 in. or steel to 1 in. Solution offers method for getting 3D views inside part and provides true dimensional data in non-destructive manner. Applications include internal... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Fingerstick-Based Cotinine Detector obtains results at POC.

July 30, 2015

Used for point-of-care (POC) tobacco use detection, PTS Detect™ measures quantified cotinine levels from fingerstick over 25–200 ng/ml range within 5 min. Handheld medical device measures levels from all products that contain nicotine, eliminates need to employ phlebotomists as well as shipping of specimens to laboratory, and minimizes need for confirmatory tests. Fingerstick collection can... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Varian Signs Contracts to Equip Two National Proton Therapy Centers in England

July 30, 2015

CRAWLEY, England — Varian Medical Systems UK Ltd announced today it had signed contracts with the National Health Service to equip and service two new national NHS proton therapy centers in England with the Varian ProBeam® proton therapy system. Earlier this year, Varian announced that it was selected as the preferred supplier for two three-room NHS centers to be constructed in London and... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Medical App highlights ultrasonic wound debridement.

July 28, 2015

Designed for iPads, SonicOne O.R. app educates users on benefits of ultrasonic wound debridement using SonicOne technology. Users can explore science behind SonicOne O.R. with 3D animation of ultrasound technology, witness macro and microscopic interaction of ultrasound in wound environment, and observe surgical technique used for debriding wounds in 3D wound animation. App also contains material... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Varian Medical Systems to Equip New York Proton Consortium with ProBeam System

July 27, 2015

NEW YORK, – Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with New York Proton Management LLC, a consortium of leading New York healthcare institutions including Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Mount Sinai Health System, Montefiore Health System, and ProHEALTH Medical Management, LLC formed to operate The New York Proton Center, the first... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Labels Tags Signage & Equipment

Healthcare/Hospital Signs create adaptable way-finding systems.

July 22, 2015

Envisioned as sign solutions for specific business segments, Vista Lines give project managers, architects, designers, and decision makers tool when adapting way-finding system for specific project requirements. Specific solutions include Healthcare Line, Management Line, Gym Line, Library Line, Railway Line, and Hotel Line. Design readily accommodates updates, and various models with... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Leading Danish Cancer Center First in Europe to Use Varian's Calypso Transponders for Liver Cancer Patients

July 20, 2015

AARHUS, Denmark – Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark has treated two liver cancer patients with stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) using Calypso® 'GPS for the Body' transponders from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) for real-time monitoring during the treatment. A 77-year-old man and a woman, aged 76, both with metastases in the liver, were treated in three sessions over... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Labels Tags Signage & Equipment

Fabrico Medical to Exhibit Advanced Medical Converting Capabilities at the American Association for Clinical Chemistry Conference

July 20, 2015

Rochester, NY - Fabrico Medical, a premier provider of converted materials and advanced assembly for the design-to-manufacture of medical devices and disposables, announces its participation in the American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) Conference, Booth #4646, July 28 – 30, 2015, at Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA. The AACC Conference is the world's largest lab... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Maitland (Florida) Fire/Rescue and Police Departments Deploy Cardiac Science Powerheart® G5 AEDs

July 17, 2015

Maitland Deputy Police Chief: "We want the best device available" WAUKESHA, Wis. — Cardiac Science announced today that the Maitland (Florida) Fire/Rescue and Police departments have purchased the new Powerheart® G5 automated external defibrillator (AED) to enhance their existing AED programs. "We chose to upgrade to the Powerheart G5 with this purchase," said Deputy Police Chief Bill... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Software

NuShield and LC Technologies Team up to Help Patients Communicate Using Eye Tracking Technology on Tablets

July 14, 2015

NEWTOWN, Pa. and FAIRFAX, Va. - LC Technologies, an industry-leading developer of eye tracking software and NuShield, Inc., an industry leader in screen protector and glare-elimination technology, teamed up to bring communication mobility to disabled patients who cannot communicate through speech or hand motion. Until recently, bulky LCD monitors with matte screen finish had to be used because... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

ViewRay's MRIdian System to Be Featured at Leading Medical Physics Meeting

July 14, 2015

Users to Present on Online Adaptive and Real-Time Motion Tracking with MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy CLEVELAND – ViewRay®, a privately held medical device company, announced today that the company's MRIdian™ System, the world's first and only MRI-guided radiation therapy system that images and treats cancer patients simultaneously, will be featured in a broad selection of user... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Air Products Highlights Reliability and Efficiency of Its Medical Oxygen Supply Systems at ASHE Conference and Exhibition

July 13, 2015

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., – Air Products (NYSE:APD) will highlight the reliability and efficiency of its medical oxygen supply systems - including high efficiency systems that reduce oxygen loss and systems for emergency oxygen supply - at the 52(nd) ASHE Annual Conference and Technical Exhibition in Boston, Mass., from July 12-15. ASHE attendees are invited to stop by Air Products booth 913 to... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

CIVCO to Exhibit Innovative Patient Positioning & Immobilization Solutions at AAPM 2015

July 13, 2015

CORALVILLE, Iowa, – CIVCO Medical Solutions, the leading provider of comprehensive motion management solutions for radiation oncology, will showcase new patient positioning and immobilization innovations in booth #1421 to attendees of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Annual Meeting in Anaheim, CA, July 12 - 16. CIVCO's new product introductions include advanced... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Multisorb to Showcase Liquid Medical Waste Solutions at AHRMM15 Conference and Exhibition

July 8, 2015

Buffalo, New York – Multisorb Technologies will highlight its medical spill and liquid containment solutions at the AHRMM15 Conference Exhibition in Indianapolis, Indiana, August 9-12, 2015. Multisorb will be featuring its SaniSorb® M medical liquid solidifiers and DriMop® liquid absorbers. SaniSorb M medical liquid solidifier is used in many healthcare facilities to rapidly contain... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Ultrasound System uses high-end transducer technology.

July 7, 2015

Suited for women's health, general imaging, and shared service applications, E-CUBE 15 EX combines Live HQ™ for anatomical realism through use of moveable light source, and single crystal volume convex transducer to maximize 3D/4D image quality. Endovaginal transducers deliver 230° max field of view, while Auto NT automatically measures nuchal translucency thickness. Needle... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

OSI Systems Receives $8 Million Order for Patient Monitoring and Telemetry Solutions

June 30, 2015

HAWTHORNE, Calif. – OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSIS), today announced that its Healthcare division, Spacelabs Healthcare, received an approximate $8 million order from a U.S. Government medical center to provide patient monitoring and connectivity solutions including the Xhibit™ central station, Xprezzon® and qube® patient monitoring solutions, and AriaTele® telemetry. “We are... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

MRI Interventions ClearPoint® Neuro Navigation System Used in First Hippocampal Laser Ablation Procedure at the University of Kansas Medical Center

June 26, 2015

IRVINE, Calif., – MRI Interventions, Inc. (OTCQB:MRIC), a commercial stage medical device company focused on creating innovative platforms for performing the next generation of minimally invasive surgical procedures in the brain, today announced that the neurological surgical team at University of Kansas Medical Center performed the first stereotactic laser ablation of the hippocampus (SLAH)... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Differential Pressure Sensors help enhance hospital safety.

June 25, 2015

Centrally managed via cloud-based OneVue™ platform from any computer or mobile device, wireless indoor air quality sensors of PrimexIAQ Series provide continuous tracking and automated documentation of air pressure in critical hospital environments to increase safety and regulatory compliance. Out of range conditions result in visual and audible alarm at sensor as well as issued... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Sanitized Medical Joysticks foster safe, healthy work environment.

June 24, 2015

Offered to OEMs as open frame component for medical device integration, parylene-coated Medical Joysticks reduce spread of infectious diseases within medical facilities to promote healthier and safer environments. Products withstand repeated hygienic cleaning, disinfection, and design ensures IP66 watertight sealing rating when installed. Communication interfaces include voltage or... Read More