Category: Medical Disposables

HIPEC Disposable Kit - Contents and why is it used by hospitals 0

HIPEC Disposable Kit: Contents and why is it used by hospitals

Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) is used to eliminate all cancer cells from the abdominal cavity via surgery and heated chemotherapy. To perform the procedure, medical establishments use a HIPEC disposable kit which contains the appropriate devices. The medical disposable product contains the following: 1 Heat Exchanger: This keeps the intraperitoneal fluid infused at 43-45°C so that the temperature of the fluid is maintained at 41-43°C 1 Procedure Pack: 1 Y-connection and 2 sumps 1...

What are the uses of hypodermic needles 0

What are the uses of hypodermic needles?

A hypodermic needle is a hollow needle which is used with a syringe to inject substances into the body. The word “Hypodermic” can be broken into two parts. “Hypo” meaning under and “dermic” meaning the skin. The needle is also used to extract substances from the body (like blood in the case of venipuncture). This device is used to provide patients with liquids which cannot be consumed orally because of two specific reasons. One...

A list of medical disposables and their uses 0

A list of medical disposables and their uses

A list of medical disposables and their uses Medical disposables are devices which are intended to be used temporarily or only once. They are quite simple to operate and do not require maintenance and sterilization. Doctors use a new device every time and throw it after use. A medical establishment requires certain essential disposables to render quality patient care. These are as follows: Medical gloves: Doctors always use this consumable during any medical procedure....

Medical gloves – An essential component of the healthcare checklist 1 0

Surgical Gloves: Market trends in India

Surgical gloves are an essential component in medical procedures. It helps in preventing cross-contamination of infections and diseases between doctors and patients. This medical device is made of different types of polymers, such as latex, nitrile rubber, neoprene, and polyvinyl chloride. They are also available in powdered and unpowered form. The powdered ones come with cornstarch which lubricates the gloves and makes it easier for the user to slide their hands inside. There are...

Salient Features of an IV Infusion Set | Medikabazaar 0

IV sets: Usage and a brief history of IV fluid therapy

Medical establishments use Intravenous (IV) sets to administer fluid therapy and to provide medicines and blood products such as platelets. This procedure is called infusion therapy. IV sets use a process called gravity infusion to conduct the above procedures. Nowadays, the use of IV sets is seen as a standard routine in hospitals. However, before 1830 the advantages of intravenous fluid therapy weren’t known. A Scottish doctor by the name of Dr. Thomas Latta...

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Types of catheters, its uses and complications

Types of catheters, its uses and complications Catheters are slim and flexible tubes which transport fluids in and out of the human body. There are two types of catheters, urinary and intravenous (IV). Both serve distinct purposes and have their own set of complications. Let’s take an in-depth look at each of them. Urinary catheters: If anyone has problems urinating or can’t control while urinating, this device is placed in the bladder to make...

AMI ITALIA Disposable Pediatric Pads for SAVER ONE AED 0

AMI ITALIA Pediatric Pads for SAVER ONE AED

AMI ITALIA Disposable Pediatric Pads for SAVER ONE AED Features :  Multifunctional PADs for defibrillation, synchronized cardioversion, cadiacatranscutaneous stimulation and ECG monitoring, provided with direct connection to cables and defibrillators.  Due to their technical characteristics they guarantee a low impedance and a reduced stimulation threshold and a high adaptability.  AMI Italia defibrillation PADs are single use single-use.  They are equipped with a special anti-shock safety connector which is inserted into the appropriate defibrillator insert. ...