Therapy Equipment

Therapy Equipment

High-Performance TPV from GLS Corp. Delivers Multiple Benefits to Biowave's Pain Therapy Medical Devices

Soft Touch Enhances Comfort and Usability for Physicians and Surgeons MCHENRY, Ill. - Nov. 28, 2007 - GLS Corp., a global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of high-performance, custom-formulated thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), announced that Biowave Corp. has selected a high-performance GLS TPE for its Deepwave® percutaneous and Homewave® non-invasive neuromodulation...

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Miscellaneous Software

Varian Medical Systems Exhibits Latest Technologies and Products Designed to Improve Speed and Precision of Radiotherapy at ESTRO 2007

BARCELONA, Spain, Sept. 7 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR), world leader in advanced radiotherapy solutions for treating cancer, is demonstrating its full range of technologies and products aimed at improving the speed and precision of radiotherapy at the 2007 European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO) meeting in Barcelona, Spain from September 8th-13th. Among the new...

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Mechanical Accelerators

Five Advanced Varian Linear Accelerators Selected for Key Danish Cancer Centers

AALBORG/AARHUS, Denmark, Aug. 23 / - Two leading Danish cancer centers have selected five state-of-the-art medical linear accelerators from Varian Medical Systems to replace aging equipment and offer patients more advanced radiotherapy treatments as part of a national program to reduce waiting times for patients. With the Danish government ruling that the period from diagnosis to treatment should...

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Medical Monitors

New Research Shows Masimo Acoustic Respiratory Monitoring Technology Provides 'Significantly More Reliable Monitoring of Respiration Rate'

IRVINE, Calif., April 5 - Masimo, the inventor of Pulse CO-Oximetry and Read-Through Motion and Low Perfusion pulse oximetry, reported that three new independent studies, including one presented the recent International Anesthesiology Research Society (IARS) Clinical & Scientific Congress in Orlando, concluded that Masimo Acoustic Respiratory Monitoring technology (ARM) is at least as accurate as...

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Standing Frame aids youth wheelchair users.
Therapy Equipment

Standing Frame aids youth wheelchair users.

Accommodating 4 ft to 5 ft, 6 in. individuals, EasyStand Evolv Youth Glider features Active Standing Technology, which provides lower body range of motion and upper body strengthening while standing. Users can move glide handles with arms, which creates reciprocal movement in legs. Offering 12 resistance settings, glider includes tray that can be used while gliding, adjustable foot plates for...

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Respirators and Masks

Varian Medical Systems Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Technology that Monitors a Patient's Position during Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 30 /- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) has received FDA 510(k) clearance for patient position monitoring capabilities that have been added to the company's RPM(TM) respiratory gating system, which is used to synchronize imaging and radiation therapy treatment with a patient's respiratory cycle. The new feature in Varian's RPM system detects any motion that compromises the...

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Respirators and Masks

Respiratory System helps infants breathe easier.

Designed to help infants breathe without tracheal tubes or ventilators, AirLife(TM) Infant nCPAP System enables babies to establish vital functional residual capacity needed for normal respiratory function. Interface minimizes pressure points that can lead to skin necrosis, while generator incorporates Vortice technology, which helps decrease infant's work of breathing by redirecting gas flow...

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Gas and Chemical Indicators

Medical Device enables visual monitoring of oxygen flow-rate.

Suited for use in hospitals, outpatient therapy, nursing homes, and emergency response facilities, OxyView(TM) pneumatic flow meter delivers confirmation of actual continuous flow and volume of oxygen. Lightweight, pneumatic gauge is attached to oxygen tubing just below neck and can be engaged between nose or mouth-mounted cannula where compressed oxygen supply is delivered to cannula through...

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Mechanical Accelerators

Pioneering Image-Guided Radiotherapy Takes Place Using Varian Equipment at Top Cancer Hospital in Belgium

LEUVEN, Belgium, Sept. 21 /-- Cancer patients in Belgium have begun receiving a new more precise form of radiotherapy using X-ray imaging during treatments to locate and focus beams more closely on tumors. The new cancer treatment called image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT) is being offered at the university hospital of Leuven using equipment from Varian Medical Systems. Clinicians at UZ Gasthuisberg...

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Miscellaneous Software

Scottish Hospital to Offer Cancer Patients Advanced Radiotherapy Treatments With New Equipment and Software from Varian Medical Systems

GLASGOW, Scotland, July 17 / Cancer patients in Scotland will have access to the full range of state-of-the-art radiotherapy treatments with the acquisition of advanced new equipment and software by the Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre in Glasgow as part of a purchasing wave by the Scottish Executive. Varian has been chosen to supply all the medical linear accelerators awarded to date...

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Dodge® Raptor Coupling Now Available in Three Larger Sizes
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Dodge® Raptor Coupling Now Available in Three Larger Sizes

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