RECENT PRODUCT NEWS

Winter Infection Control: Prepare now with DDC Dolphin

With the threat of COVID-19 pressing on, the winter months are a chilling prospect for hospitals and care homes alike.

D-Xylose Can Potentiate the Antibiotic Treatment of COVID-19

An important breakthrough in COVID-19 treatment approaches has been described in a recent review, demonstrating for the first time the unique ability of D-xylose.

UK orders injection devices from BD for COVID vaccine

BECTON DICKINSON (BD) has received an order from the UK Government for 65 million needles and syringes to support the country’s COVID-19 vaccination efforts. The order is expected to be completed by mid-September.

Reducing risk of infection using plasma

Appropriate endoscope reprocessing is an essential part of patient safety and quality assurance in endoscopy. Insufficient drying can be a source of microbial contamination and the transmission of infectious material.

Robot offers efficient decontamination

Using low concentration hydrogen peroxide vapour (HPV) delivered by vapour dispersal technology, the ProXcide from INIVOS can achieve >log 6 reduction of pathogenic micro-organisms.

Pennine Healthcare launch new UK Face Coverings in fight against COVID

The UK manufactured Face Coverings will be sold on Pennine’s e-commerce site, ARMA Health.

Improved Biomedical Apprenticeships Available Now

Avensys who have for many years been a respected provider of Bio-Medical training and apprenticeships are now partnering with Dudley College of Technology to deliver an improved program.

Preparing your A&E Department for winter pressures during COVID-19

Patient trolley specialist Howard Wright is advising A&E departments how to make best use of the £300 million Government funding given to NHS trusts in England to increase capacity in preparation for a second wave of Covid-19.

Hand Hygiene for all

Skin health and surface hygiene specialist, GOJO Industries-Europe Ltd, supports Global Handwashing Day on 15th October 2020

Hygienic, Sealed Clinical & Industrial Keyboards & Mice

Active Key is a leading designer and provider of hygienic, clinical & sealed industrial keyboards & mice for professional data input that are cleanable and sanitizable for use in the European market.

Pennine Healthcare launches two new products in fight against COVID-19

The UK manufactured Face Coverings and Sanitiser Stations will be sold on Pennine’s e-commerce site, ARMA Health.

South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust ups COVID recovery CT imaging

West Midlands location has been allocated one of fifteen relocatable Canon Medical CT Scan Units as part of NHS England’s COVID-19 recovery plan to expand patient access to diagnostic imaging.

Virimask – a cost-effective mask with unrivalled safety and comfort

Virimask is the creation of respected, successful Medtech innovator Prof. Noam Gariely. His work over many years on personal protection from chemical and biological threats has resulted in a unique patent pending mask solution.

Monitoring solution for endoscopy management

The Canexis Endoscopy Solution, from CANTEL, allows hospitals to monitor every step of the patient’s experience to support quality patient care.

Syringe infusion system designed for patient safety

BAXTER has announced CE marking for the Evo IQ Syringe Infusion System. The company expects hospitals in the UK to be among the first to receive the new system, with additional countries to follow in a series of planned regulatory submissions.

Non-invasive ventilation solutions

Non-Invasive Ventilation (NIV) has significantly increased in ICUs across the UK and Ireland as many caregivers and patients discover the potential benefits of this therapy option. DRÄGER offers a range of NIV capable ventilators and masks.

Autoclave to support COVID testing effort

LTE SCIENTIFIC has risen to an unprecedented challenge to assist in the frontline fight against COVID-19, as well as forging ahead with ambitious growth and redevelopment plans amid the global pandemic.

Swabs supplied for COVID-19 testing

In order to meet the required capacity of 200,000+ COVID-19 tests per day, the Government guidelines on transport swabs has made allowances for Laboratories to use alternatives to Viral Transport Medium (VTM), subject to local validation.

Reducing risk of infection using plasma

Appropriate endoscope reprocessing is an essential part of patient safety and quality assurance in endoscopy. Insufficient drying can be a source of microbial contamination and the transmission of infectious material.

£600 Million To Help Protect Care Homes From Covid-19

Infection control specialist DDC Dolphin is advising care homes how to make best use of £600 million funding to help stop the spread of Covid-19.