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.

Megadyne Mega Vac Plus, Ultra Vac

Studies have shown that inhaling the electrosurgical smoke plume created by burning one gram of tissue is equivalent to smoking 6 unfiltered cigarettes. The Megadyne Mega Vac Smoke Evacuation System makes it easy to protect OR personnel from the hazards of electrosurgical smoke plume. The Mega Vac system is standard for use with open procedures, while Mega Vac Plus allows evacuation of laparoscopic smoke. The Megadyne Ultra Vac Smoke Evacuation Pencils are slim and ergonomically designed, with a telescope that extends to six inches. The tip can be adjusted to any length the surgeon desires, allowing smoke evacuation directly at the surgical site, which is most effective.



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