Bovie is turning old to new with the just released Derm A942!

Recently Bovie release a new upgrade to their electrosurgical offerings. The Bovie Derm A942 Desiccator replaced the A940 desiccator. The new product a 40 watt high frequency desiccator is adjustable in 1/10th watt increments in the first 10 watts, in monopolar and bipolar and offers more accurate power with Universal Power Control 100-240 VAC. There are other new and improved products from Bovie Medical on our website.

ADC ADView2 Vital Signs monitor has the latest Blood Pressure protocol that you select!

The ADView2 is a compact modular vital sign spot check monitor without physiologic alarms. You may recognize a similarity with the SunTech CT 40. That is because ADC is an OEM supplier of SunTech Medical model CT40.

The ADView2 base unit is blood pressure. A Temperature module and/or SpO₂ module can be added. With the ADView 2, blood pressure also offers a user-definable averaging mode with programmable options including two to five readings, start and interval delays, and first-measurement exclusion. As you may know this type of measurement is right in line with the Sprint / NIH recommendation for accurate blood pressure readings.

This monitor is perfect for routine hospital vital signs, clinic or office screening application, hypertension screening, and family practice admission vital signs. The unit has no active physiologic alarms; thus cannot be used as a bedside monitor. Visit the MedSource website where you will find all the specifics on this unique vital signs monitor with Masimo pulse oximetry.

 

New features have been added to ndd EasyOne® spirometer that’s highly flexible!

We are proud to offer the ndd Medical Technology line of products. Ndd recently introduced a new portable spirometer, EasyOne® Air. Its ease of use and flexibility fits into multiple applications from Physician office /clinic, family medicine, pediatrics, cardiology and internal medicine. The great new advantage is portability with wireless connectivity to your PC.

Visit the website and take a closer look at the EasyOne® Air with its color screen, easy to follow test instructions, pediatric incentives and concise report printouts that are easy to understand.

Philips PageWriter TC20 Cardiograph focuses on cost effective ECG quality signal

We have had the pleasure of selling the Philips PageWriter Series of Cardiographs to multiple customers who still have these cardiographs in operation. Philips just recently introduced a new member to the PageWriter line, the TC20. Features are ala cart so you can select only the feature you need giving you better control of your budget.

The Philips Pagewriter has a very strong hospital presence and physician would like that same quality in their practice cardiograph but comparable hospital units are expensive.  The three-year bench warranty by Philips is a no charge option – voted best service in the industry by MD Buyline in 2013. The new TC20 offers a more affordable device with those Philips features you can see on MedSource-SW website.

Answers to the New Hypertension Screening Protocol

Hypertension is a prevalent problem among the population and growing more as the patient population ages. Recent publications and new standards have encourage more attention be given for patient hypertension detection with automated Blood Pressure Devices. The AHA and others have recommended 3 sequential measurements and the average to better obtain accuracy of the blood pressure reading.

Microlife Watch BP Office AFIB not only follows this recommended protocol by having the Sprint algorithm built in, but it’s gone a step farther and produced and algorithm that identifies AFIB with 97% accuracy and 88% specificity. Undiagnosed afibrillation among hypertensive patients is a walking time bomb and the sooner they receive screening the better.

We recently acquired lead distributorship of the microlife Watch BP product line. This monitor has multiple clinical validations and offers testing that no other advanced blood pressure monitor has. It has validated applications for other high acuity patients, such as hypertension of pregnancy, End Stage Renal Disease, Obesity cuff. Take a look at the most versatile Blood Pressure Monitor on the market.

HeartSine AED offers CPR Rate Advisor

MedSource offers a variety of equipment for your emergency needs. HeartSine Model 450 is one of our AED offerings that is unique in giving the provider accuracy information (to fast or to slow feedback) on the rate of compressions appropriate cadence. This feature is unique to the AED market and needs no added devices other than the normal AED pads. HeartSine is also unique because the battery is built into the pads which is one less replacement part the care taker has to worry about replacing. Visit the MedSource-SW website to view the HeartSine AED and other lifesaving products.

More than just an AED, the HeartSine samaritan PAD 450P (SAM 450P) offers integrated CPR Rate Advisor that uses only the electrodes to monitor and uniquely provide visual and verbal feedback on the rate of applied CPR, as well as continuously reminding the rescuer to perform CPR when no CPR is detected. This exclusive technology effectively assists the rescuer to perform CPR – a key link in the chain of survival.