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Virtual Incision Prepares MIRA for Use in Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Colon Surgery

Virtual Incision Corporation, a medical device company pioneering a first-of-its-kind miniaturized surgical platform, has announced it has received an Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the company’s MIRA (“miniaturized in vivo robotic assistant”) Platform.

ReadySet Surgical Launches RS Analyze

ReadySet Surgical recently announced the launch of RS Analyze, the most recent application from a company dedicated to creating solutions to help hospitals increase efficiencies and lower costs of vendor managed inventory. RS Analyze provides hospital supply chain,...

Getinge Announces New Innovation in Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring

NICCI is Getinge’s latest innovation in Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring, providing continuous and noninvasive hemodynamic insights to reduce the risk of severe complications for patients with low blood pressure. Blood pressure is one of the most important variables...

Study Highlights Acceptance of Pain Management App in Post-Surgical Patients

Researchers of the University Health Network published a user engagement study of the pain management app, Manage My Pain, in Sage Journals' DIGITAL HEALTH. The app was offered to patients of the Transitional Pain Service at the Toronto General Hospital, which has...

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Infection Prevention: Reducing the Hazards of HAIs

Infection Prevention: Reducing the Hazards of HAIs

The latest on reducing HAIs in the operating room By Don Sadler We know how to protect patients from these events—they can and must be prevented.” –Dr. Michael Bell Despite all of the wonderful medical advances that have been made in recent decades, thousands of...

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New Technologies help prevent RSIs

New Technologies help prevent RSIs

The risk posed by retained surgical items (or RSIs) has been present since the modern era of surgery first began. Although the frequency of RSI incidences is declining, an estimated one in every 1,500 intra-abdominal surgeries in the U.S. today results in a sponge...

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Wish List | Nurses Speak Up About Hopes for 2012

Wish List | Nurses Speak Up About Hopes for 2012

While we can’t promise anyone that you’ll ever be “in charge of things” in your work environment, we did think it would be fun to ask our readers a similar question: If you could wave a magic wand and create the perfect operating room environment, what are some of the...

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