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 – Sterillium® Rub

Medline’s Sterillium® Rub supports hand hygiene efforts to help reduce surgical site infections. The rapid, antiseptic is gentle on a surgeon’s skin but tough on germs. With 85 percent ethyl alcohol, Sterillium Rub® (85% w/w) ensures rapid yet extensive and thorough efficacy. Sterillium Rub meets the United States and international efficacy specifications for surgical hand antisepsis. It is non-drying and formulated with emollients that leave hands feeling soft and smooth. With a 90-second application time, the Sterillium Rub leaves hands less sticky and quick-rub to glove donning. It kills over 99.999% of clinically relevant germs. It is compatible with many surgical gloves, including latex, nitrile and vinyl.



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