Activ Surgical Announces FDA Clearance for ActivSight Intraoperative Imaging Module

Activ Surgical announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of the company’s ActivSight Intraoperative Imaging Module for enhanced surgical visualization.

Metrex Surface Disinfectant Portfolio Secures EPA Approval

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved all eight surface disinfectant products made by an infection prevention leader, Metrex, as effective against SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19.

Olympus Supports Safety Actions Regarding Surgical Smoke

Olympus has announced its support of The Joint Commission’s recommended safety actions for managing the hazards of exposure to surgical smoke for health care staff in operating rooms.

Exofin Fusion Redesign Receives FDA Approval

Chemence Medical, a leader in medical cyanoacrylate devices and products, announced the U.S. Federal Drug Administration’s (FDA) 510(k) approval of the company’s redesigned exofin fusion skin closure system.

Medline ReadyPrep CHG cloths

Medline  ReadyPrep CHG cloths

Medline’s FDA-approved ReadyPrep CHG cloths can help overcome the challenges of pre-operative skin prep to deliver an antiseptic agent consistently, safely and effectively. The cloths are pre-saturated with 2 percent chlorhexidine gluconate, and each cloth contains 500 mg of CHG to help reduce bacteria that can potentially cause SSIs and can reduce microorganisms on the skin for up to six hours after application. The large cloth is 68% bigger than the market leader and has a two-year shelf life to help reduce waste and save health systems money.

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