RECENT PRODUCT NEWS

North Bristol trials home reporting solution

North Bristol trials home reporting solution

North Bristol Trust (NBT) recently completed a successful trial of FUJIFILM’s home reporting solution.
Your Complete Winter Care Bundle

Your Complete Winter Care Bundle

Cepheid’s updated Winter Care Bundle of Xpert® molecular diagnostic tests is an essential tool kit in the battle against virulent infections. Consisting of the Xpert Norovirus, Xpert C. difficile BT, Xpert Carba-R, Xpert vanA/vanB and Xpert Flu/RSV XC rapid tests for the GeneXpert® System, it offers on-demand RT¬PCR testing to help avoid preventable ward closures and avert a winter care crisis.
Designed to break the chain of infection

Designed to break the chain of infection

THE INVENTORS OF PURELL™ have expanded their portfolio and are excited to be bringing to the UK healthcare market a new range of products designed to help prevent the transfer of infection at multiple touch points such as bed areas, meal trays and medical equipment.
A FIT Sample for Faecal Occult Blood Tests

A FIT Sample for Faecal Occult Blood Tests

With NICE now focussing on the more sensitive and specific Faecal Immunochemical Tests (FIT) for triaging patients with lower gastrointestinal symptoms, it is important to protect haemoglobin in faecal samples (f-Hb) from degradation. With any method, sample integrity is key to the quality of results, so quantitative FIT systems that use a direct sampling method can help improve this.

Improving surgical results in bone and joint surgery

A supplier of bone cements, HERAEUS MEDICAL develops, produces, and markets biomaterials and accessories to make an essential contribution to improving surgical results in bone and joint surgery as well as infection management. Products include

Lateral C-Arm draping

SHAWMEDICA is a UK based medical device distributor and exclusively distributes C-Armor in the UK and Ireland. Used in over 600 hospitals in 12 countries, C-Armor is the standard of care for Lateral C-Arm draping and prevents sterile field breach as defined by AORN guidelines.

Trolleys and tourniquets

ANETIC AID designs and manufactures high quality, functional and user-friendly trolleys: from the highly sophisticated QA4 Day Surgery System which combines the functions of transport trolley, operating table and recovery bed, to its flagship QA3 patient trolley.

Prevention of healthcare associated infections

SCHÜLKE has been a leading force in infection control for over 125 years and its company philosophy is centred on one concept: hygiene. A chemical and pharmaceutical manufacturer, the company’s products and services protect people and materials against infections and contamination.

Negative pressure wound therapy system

Surgical caseloads are progressively more complex. High risk patients are increasingly common with a higher number of obese patients, older patients and more patients with multiple co-morbidities.

Blade and scalpel safety solutions

A full range of blade and scalpel safety solutions, along with training on best practice when handling surgical blades, is available through SWANN-MORTON – assisting healthcare institutions in achieving compliance with current UK legislation on Sharps Safety, which is now being audited by the HSE.

Theatre quality, single-use instruments

RB MEDICALis well established in the supply of instruments and accessories for ENT, gynaecology, laparoscopy, urology, ophthalmology and orthopaedics.

Advanced surgical cutting solutions

DE SOUTTER MEDICALis a leading manufacturer of surgical power tools developing, producing cost effective, advanced surgical cutting solutions for a rapidly changing global healthcare market.
Infrared vein imager

Infrared vein imager

Wardray Premise has been appointed as a distributor of the new IV-eye vein imager.
Imaging stretcher ensures safety and efficiency

Imaging stretcher ensures safety and efficiency

Designed in conjunction with caregivers, Prime X combines the requirements of multiple departments – from the Emergency Department to X-Ray to portering within a single platform, helping you provide a continuum of care with minimal disruption.
Ensuring patient warming for Sunderland patients

Ensuring patient warming for Sunderland patients

Central Medical Supplies (CMS) has been chosen to supply City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust with a range of different warming products, which it distributes exclusively in the UK for The 37° Company.

Transforming NHS workforce management

HCL Workforce Solutions, in partnership with technology firm Skillstream, has launched a ground-breaking e-rostering software, ClarityROSTER, that aims to transform the way the NHS utilises its workforce, helping to drive huge cost savings surpassing those estimated by Lord Carter’s Review of Operational Productivity, while significantly improving patient care.
First medical supplies ordered using PEPPOL

First medical supplies ordered using PEPPOL

Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has made a major breakthrough by ordering the first medical supplies for use in the NHS using the PEPPOL (Pan European Public Procurement On-Line) messaging standard.
Expansion of high-quality gastroenterology products

Expansion of high-quality gastroenterology products

Laborie, an international leader in medical devices but notably gastroenterology, has signed an OEM agreement with Bedfont Scientific for its Gastrolyzer range of hydrogen and methane breath monitors.
Radiometer sponsors online World Sepsis Congress

Radiometer sponsors online World Sepsis Congress

Radiometer has announced that it is sponsoring the 1st World Sepsis Congress, from the 8th to the 9th of September 2016. Organised by the Global Sepsis Alliance, this free online event will give participants the chance to hear experts from around the world discuss the challenges and opportunities in the battle against this life-threatening illness.
Xpert HPV fulfils international requirements for use as primary screening test

Xpert HPV fulfils international requirements for use as primary screening test

Cepheid has announced the publication of a validation study assessing the use of Xpert HPV (Human Papillomavirus) as a front-line cervical screening test in certain countries outside the United States.

Upcoming Events

BSA Annual Conference 2019: Translating Research into Practice

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