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University Hospital La Timone World's First to Treat Patients with Leksell Gamma Knife Icon, Elekta's Latest Generation Cranial Radiosurgery SystemAug 28, 2015
New technology in Icon revolutionizes frameless radiosurgery, adding continuous dose control and motion management for greater patient safety, accuracy and efficiency MARSEILLES, France - On August 10, doctors at University Hospital La Timone (Marseilles, France) used their new Leksell Gamma KnifeÂ® Icon™ system to treat a metastasis in the brain of a 71-year-old female patient. This... Read More
EasySuite 8.0 introduces clinician-friendly video conferencing for the OR LITTLETON, Mass. -- Image Stream Medical, a leader in clinical video collaboration solutions, announces the release of EasySuite(TM) 8.0, the company's flagship operating room (OR) integration product line. The new release highlights standards-based video conferencing that is easy enough for clinicians to use. The... Read More
Available in openÂ frame, L-bracket styles orÂ configured withÂ cover-and-fan assembly, 3 x 6 x 1.5 in. PM301 SeriesÂ offers universal 90–264 Vac input, active PFC, and 7 output voltages fromÂ 12–48 Vdc.Â Operating range is 0 to +70Â°C, and MTBFÂ is 250,000 hr at full loadÂ and 25Â°C ambient. Additional features include BF Class insulation, operation up to 5,000 m, <220... Read More
Updated labeling allows backwards-compatibility for MRI scans for the industry's longest-lasting ICD and CRT-D systems MARLBOUROUGH, Mass.,Â – Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) has received CE Mark on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) conditional labeling for the current family of EL (Extended Longevity) and MINI implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and the X4 cardiac... Read More
Eliminating need to change and carry multiple oxygen bottles, LifeChoice ActiVox Portable Oxygen Concentrator (POC) comes in 3 and 4 L models with AC/DC power supplies, carrying bag, cannula, battery level indicator, pushbutton oxygen flow release, and low oxygen level alarm LED. PULSE-WAVE Delivery technology controls flow of oxygen so that max oxygen dose reaches lungs, and Auto Mode Technology... Read More
Offering closed loop temperature control, Homeothermic Monitoring System utilizes small, flexible rectal probe to monitor animal's core temperature and heating pad to provide heat input. LCD touchscreen allows user to set target temperature and clearly view subject’s current core body temperature as well as set temperature at all times. If animal’s core body temperature deviates 2Â°... Read More
Capable of achieving 92% efficiency, 1U Xsolo Series includes both convection-cooled 504 W (6.8 W/in.Â³) model with open-frame U-channel form factor, and enclosed, fan-cooled chassis version that delivers 1,008 W (13.6 W/in.Â³). Units with optional I2C digital interface can be remotely monitored by system supervisory equipment utilizing PMBus protocols. Standard features include nominal... Read More
Equipped with neon green pendant for optimized visibility, DuraColor™ Call Cords are suited for patients with impaired eyesight who need additional contrast to spot call cord against neutral colored bedding. Durable cords are for use with Â¼ in. phone plug systems and are available in 7 ft and 10 ft cable lengths. Read More
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By measuring arterial blood oxygen saturation and pulse rate, NoninConnect™ Model 3230 helps clinicians and patients proactively identify issues for early intervention. PureSATÂ® pulse oximetry signal processing technology uses pulse-by-pulse filtering to achieve accuracy in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) patients, while BluetoothÂ® Smart (low energy) wireless technology... Read More
Intended for solid dose pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals, VeriSymÂ® Inspection Systems include Cruise Control feature which precisely regulates throughputÂ to accurately remove defects and foreign softgels and tablets. Counting tool eliminates need for weigh scale by enabling VeriSym to fill bulk boxes/containers to desired count, typically 5,000–10,000 doses per box/bag. Compact VeriSym... Read More
Consisting of 134 connectorized designs that are guaranteed for 1 million life cycles, General Purpose RF Electromechanical Switches are available in SMA, N Type, TNC, and 2.92 mm options as well as SPDT, DPDT, SP4T, SP6T, SP10T and Transfer configurations. Units are rated from 10–275 W with isolation up to 80 dB, switching speeds from 15–50 ms, and insertion loss ranging from 0.2–0.6 dB.... Read More
Researchers Find RapidPlan(TM) Software Can Improve the Efficiency and Quality of Treatment Planning for Radiotherapy, RadiosurgeryAug 12, 2015
PALO ALTO, Calif. - Treatment planning for radiotherapy and radiosurgery can be significantly expedited and improved using new software for storing and accessing clinical knowledge based on best planning practices. This was the finding of several research teams that compared conventional plans with plans generated using knowledge-based treatment planning software like the RapidPlan™ tool from... Read More
VAC-U-MAX Exhibits Ready-to-Operate Processing and Packaging Solutions for Powder and Bulk Ingredient Handling at Pack Expo 2015, September 28-30, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV, Booth S-7422Aug 12, 2015
BELLEVILLE, NJ USAÂ – VAC-U-MAX announces exhibition at Pack Expo 2015, September 28-30, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, Booth S-7422, exhibiting ready-to-operate processing and packaging solutions for powder and bulk ingredient transfer in the food, pharmaceutical, and chemical industries. Specializing in the design, manufacture, engineering, and automation of processes,... Read More
Southlake, TXÂ — “3D scanning has helped provide some of the real science behind the Jurassic Park series,” says Steve Kersen, President of NVision, Inc. “Paleontologist Jack Horner, a lead consultant on the series and inspiration for the series's character Dr. Alan Grant, bought his first 3D scanner from us when the process of digitizing bones and fossilized skin impressions was... Read More
Optimized for such implantable medical devices as pacemakers, cardiac defibrillators, and neurostimulators, 5.5 x 4.5 x 1.5 mm ZL70323 implements all RF-related functions needed to deploy implant node in Medical Implantable Communications Service (MICS) RF telemetry system. Components include ZL70103-based, MICS-band RF transceiver; 2.45 GHz wake-up receiver matching network; 24 MHz reference... Read More
Cardica, a designer and manufacturer of proprietary stapling and automated anastomotic devices for cardiac and laparoscopic surgical procedures, has partnered with precision laser-cutting and engineering firm, A-Laser, to expand and refine its line of next-generation medical devices. "For several years, we have worked with A-Laser on a number of product prototypes as well as ongoing precision... Read More
GALICIA, SpainÂ — Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR), world leader in radiotherapy, has been awarded an eight-year tender to supply advanced radiotherapy equipment and software to a network of hospitals in Galicia, in the northwest of Spain. Varian booked the order, worth an estimated €21m ($23m), in its fiscal third quarter. Under the terms of the agreement Varian will supply 10 linear... Read More
Measuring 7.8 x 4 x 2 in. and weighing 3 lb, PEAMD310 Series medical-grade AC/DC adapter complies to DOE Efficiency Level VI requirements for average efficiency and standby power, is approved to safety standards, and meets FCC Class B/CISPR11/EN55011 for radiated and conducted EMC. Series accepts 90–264 Vac universal input and is available with Class I or Class II AC inlet; BF-rated outputs are... Read More
MH Plastics’ new contact lens bottle has recently been shortlisted for the Starpack Awards 2015. The new bottle which has been designed as a custom product for EM Pharma Ltd enables the user to store the contact lens case on the side of the bottle, using a raised, moulded profile that allows the case to be attached and removed with ease, helping reduce bathroom clutter within the home. As lens... Read More
GaumardÂ®Â wireless and tetherless, high-fidelity simulatorsÂ are available withÂ UNIÂ® v184.108.40.206 OS, whichÂ adds support for Newborn Tory™ S2200 as well as various laboratory functions, patient charting capabilities, and monitoring of clinical measures (such as EtCO2). Allowing training scenarios to take place anywhere, fully wireless simulation system provides Care in... Read More