FDA Updates Information on Respirator Decontamination Systems

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is reissuing the Emergency Use Authorizations for decontamination systems that are authorized to decontaminate compatible N95 respirators for use by healthcare personnel (HCP) to prevent exposure to pathogenic biological...

First Patient Treated in Clinical Trial of BCL System

CairnSurgical, Inc., an innovator striving to make breast cancer surgery more precise, announced that the first patient has been treated in its U.S. pivotal trial of the Breast Cancer Locator (BCL) System at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Rush Oak Park Hospital Adopts Surgical Workflow Technology, ExplORer Surgical, Increasing Team Confidence and Reducing OR Challenges

ExplORer Surgical, the only comprehensive intraoperative case support and workflow platform, has reinvented the way surgical support teams prepare and complete effective surgeries with two-way video for case support and remote proctoring to create a digitized playbook.

AORN Releases 2021 Guidelines for Perioperative Practice

The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) has published the 2021 Guidelines for Perioperative Practice with six revised guidelines.

IMP De Mayo Exact-Fit Lateral Positioner

IMP De Mayo Exact-Fit Lateral Positioner

The De Mayo Exact-Fit Lateral positioner is an improved version of the original De Mayo Hip positioner in many respects. It is a self-contained unit that accommodates all patients without the need to change components, regardless of patient size. It is the only positioner on the market that connects both OR table rails into a rigid mechanical construct, offering maximum patient stability. The positioner stores fully assembled and is ready to apply as soon as the patient is placed on the operating room table. The single-use protective pads, utilizing a proprietary gel-infused slow recovery foam, ensure that the patient is safely positioned.

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