Press Release Summary:
Designed to address functional, ergonomic, and aesthetic needs of medical OEM applications, Medical-Grade Foot Controls are CE-compliant and meet IEC 60601, MDD, UL, and CSA standards. Units are suited for x-ray equipment, laser surgery devices, ultrasonic systems, surgical microscopes, positioning tables, and dental systems. Some optional design features include custom housings/colors/icons, rocker/pushbutton/joystick/footmouse(TM) actuators, and analog/digital outputs.
Original Press Release:
'Medical-Grade' Foot Controls
Ridgefield, Connecticut, June 16, 2009... STEUTE is pleased to introduce their extensive range of "medical grade" foot controls for medical device OEMs. Unlike industrial-grade foot controls which are modified to meet the functional requirements of a medical application, STEUTE's units are expressly designed to address the
complete functional, ergonomic and aesthetic needs of the medical OEM's application.
Each of these CE-compliant foot controls is designed to meet relevant IEC 60601, the MDD (93/42/EEC), UL and CSA standards. Optional design features include custom housings/colors/icons, powder-coated consoles, rocker/pushbutton/joystick/footmouse(TM) actuators, analog/digital outputs, durable labels, special connectors/cables, protective shields, foot rests, optimal weight, and IP X8 ratings.
Typical applications include x-ray equipment, laser surgery devices, ultrasonic systems, surgical microscopes, positioning tables, bone saws, high-frequency surgical equipment, dental systems, and arthroscopic surgical systems
For further information and technical literature, contact Maurizio Lauria, STEUTE Meditech, Inc., 901 Ethan Allen Highway, Suite 102, Ridgefield, CT 06877. Telephone: (203) 244-6302. FAX: (203) 894-8065. Website @ www.steuteusa.com.