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Bard Composix Kugel Hernia Patch

Description:... The patch also contains a patent-protected "memory recoil ring," which causes the patch to spring open and maintain its shape during placement. This ... ventral meshes on the market. First, because the "memory recoil ring" causes the patch to spring into place, and lie flat, placement of the prosthesis ...
Company:Davol, Inc.

TCA /Alpha Combo Peels

Description:... for many years to treat facial wrinkles, age spots, pigment abnormalities, mask of pregnancy and other superficial skin problems. The TCA peel causes sloughing or removal of the upper layers of skin. Normally these are the layers that are damaged by the elements such as sun, wind and neglect. By ...
Company:Derma Diagnostics LLC

Cellulean™ (aminophylline 2.0%) Cellulite Cream

Description:... The fat loss formula's key ingredient of 2.0% aminophylline works by penetrating deep into the skin where it causes the body fat cells to shrink, resulting in up to 2 inches of body fat ....
Company:MWT, Inc.

Celluthin Cellulite Lotion

Description:... has shown significant reduction in fat and an increase in the firmness of the thighs. Aminophylline works by penetrating deep into the skin where it causes the body fat cells to shrink, resulting in up to 2 inches of body fat loss. Celluthin uses a patent-pending delivery system ( called phospholipids) ...
Company:BODeStore.com

Fiber Optic Cable and Surgical Headlight Repair

Description:... Broken, burnt or damaged fiber optics reduce the light output to your surgical site which causes a substantial decrease in the optical clarity that is so vital. Frequent inspection of your fiber optic instrumentation is essential to prevent ...
Company:Mobile Instrument Service and Repair, Inc.

Shandon Coverplate™ Technology

Description:... to fill the gap between the coverplate and slide. The liquid stays in the gap until the next reagent is dispensed into the well. Its pressure then causes the previous reagent to be displaced by gravity flow. This process frees considerable technician time. Shandon Coverplates are used on the Shandon ...
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

Vari-Lase Endovenous Laser System

Description:... through a small puncture in the leg above where the visual symptoms appear. The physician then delivers laser energy through the fiber which causes the vein to close as the fiber is gradually removed. Endovenous laser therapy can be performed in a physicians office in less than one hour, and the ...
Company:Vascular Solutions, Inc.

Androstenedione EIA Test

Description:... levels are also increased in polycystic ovary syndrome, ovarian stromal hyperthecosis, 3b-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase deficiency, and other causes of hirsutism in women [3,5]. Elevated serum androstenedione levels may also occur in adrenal and ovarian virilizing tumors [3]. 1. Dorfman RI, ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Androstenedione RIA Test

Description:... levels are also increased in polycystic ovary syndrome, ovarian stromal hyperthecosis, 3b-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase deficiency, and other causes of hirsutism in women [3,5]. Elevated serum androstenedione levels may also occur in adrenal and ovarian virilizing tumors [3]. 1. Dorfman RI, ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

DHT RIA Test

Description:... escapes into the peripheral circulation, where it is present primarily complexed to sex-hormone binding globulin [3]. In fetal life, testosterone causes virilization of the Wolffian ducts while DHT is responsible for the development of the male external genitalia and prostate. During male sexual ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Perfluoron Liquid

Description:... differentiate Perfluoron from irrigating fluids it does not mix with water, ionic solutions or common organic chemicals. Perfluorons low viscosity causes it to form droplets rather than to spread, making it easy to find and remove. It also has the highest vapor pressure to facilitate removal. ...
Company:Alcon Laboratories

Millenova Immunology Laboratories

Description:... Millenova Immunology Laboratories is a reference laboratory dedicated to the diagnosis of immunologic causes of reproductive failure, infertility and recurrent pregnancy ....
Company:Millenova Immunology Laboratories

ErecAid® Esteem™ External Vacuum Therapy System

Description:... high probability of desirable outcome", makes it the ideal therapy for treating erectile dysfunction. ErecAid® External Vacuum Therapy System causes penile rigidity that can be maintained for up to thirty ....
Company:Endocare

Finntip 250 Wide Sterile

Description:... is designed especially for pipetting fragile cell suspensions and macromolecules like genomic DNA. This tip eliminates the mechanical shearing that causes cell fragmentation. It is excellent for use with extremely viscous liquids. Depending on the model, the inside diameter of the orifice is 1.1 mm or ....
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

Finntip Wide 100-1000ul, Sterile

Description:... is designed especially for pipetting fragile cell suspensions and macromolecules like genomic DNA. This tip eliminates the mechanical shearing that causes cell fragmentation. It is excellent for use with extremely viscous liquids. Depending on the model, the inside diameter of the orifice is 1.1 mm or ....
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

ART Self-Sealing Barrier Tips, 1000 l

Description:... Eliminate aerosol contamination, which causes false priming reactions in PCR. Hydrophobic, nonwicking and self-sealing barrier. Only air can pass through these aerosol-resistant pipet tips, in ...
Company:Stratagene

ART Self-Sealing Barrier Tips, 200 l

Description:... Eliminate aerosol contamination, which causes false priming reactions in PCR. Hydrophobic, nonwicking and self-sealing barrier. Only air can pass through these aerosol-resistant pipet tips, in ...
Company:Stratagene

ART Self-Sealing Barrier Tips

Description:... Eliminate aerosol contamination, which causes false priming reactions in PCR. Hydrophobic, nonwicking and self-sealing barrier. Only air can pass through these aerosol-resistant pipet tips, in ...
Company:Stratagene

ART Self-Sealing Barrier Tips, 30 l

Description:... Eliminate aerosol contamination, which causes false priming reactions in PCR. Hydrophobic, nonwicking and self-sealing barrier. Only air can pass through these aerosol-resistant pipet tips, in ...
Company:Stratagene

ART Self-Sealing Barrier Tips, 10 l

Description:... Eliminate aerosol contamination, which causes false priming reactions in PCR. Hydrophobic, nonwicking and self-sealing barrier. Only air can pass through these aerosol-resistant pipet tips, in ...
Company:Stratagene

Finntip Wide 100-1000 L

Description:... is designed especially for pipetting fragile cell suspensions and macromolecules like genomic DNA. This tip eliminates the mechanical shearing that causes cell fragmentation. It is excellent for use with extremely viscous liquids. Depending on the model, the inside diameter of the orifice is 1.1 mm or ....
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

Finntip Wide 100-1000ul

Description:... is designed especially for pipetting fragile cell suspensions and macromolecules like genomic DNA. This tip eliminates the mechanical shearing that causes cell fragmentation. It is excellent for use with extremely viscous liquids. Depending on the model, the inside diameter of the orifice is 1.1 mm or ....
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

Finntip Wide 10-200ul

Description:... is designed especially for pipetting fragile cell suspensions and macromolecules like genomic DNA. This tip eliminates the mechanical shearing that causes cell fragmentation. It is excellent for use with extremely viscous liquids. Depending on the model, the inside diameter of the orifice is 1.1 mm or ....
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

Finntip 250 Wide

Description:... is designed especially for pipetting fragile cell suspensions and macromolecules like genomic DNA. This tip eliminates the mechanical shearing that causes cell fragmentation. It is excellent for use with extremely viscous liquids. Depending on the model, the inside diameter of the orifice is 1.1 mm or ....
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

Finntip Wide 10-200ul, Sterile

Description:... is designed especially for pipetting fragile cell suspensions and macromolecules like genomic DNA. This tip eliminates the mechanical shearing that causes cell fragmentation. It is excellent for use with extremely viscous liquids. Depending on the model, the inside diameter of the orifice is 1.1 mm or ....
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

2422 KNEED-IT© THERAPEUTIC KNEE GUARD

Description:... Targets the physiological causes of minor knee pain like arthritis, tendonitis and chondromalachia Anatomic design works in concert with the motion of the knee, applying pressure to ...
Company:Truform-OTC

Hemaprompt Fecal Occult Blood Test

Description:... portion of the hemoglobin molecule can function in a pseudoenzymatic manner, catalyzing the release of oxygen from hydrogen peroxide which in turn causes the oxidation of guaiac. HemaPrompt is a version of the laboratory guaiac slide test for fecal occult blood, and is composed of guaiac-impregnated ...
Company:Aerscher Diagnostics

Heidelberg Retina Flowmeter (HRF)

Description:... objects is frequency shifted due to the optical Doppler effect. It interferes with unchanged light reflected at surrounding tissue. The interference causes characteristic temporal intensity variations of the measurable reflected light intensity. The Heidelberg Retina Flowmeter measures this temporal ...
Company:Heidelberg Engineering, Inc.

OSV II Smart Valve

Description:... Hakim, H-V Lumbar Valve system is the intelligent choice for meeting the complex demands of hydrocephalus shunting. Automatic pressure response causes the valve to adjust automatically to the conditions present, eliminating the need for pressure range changes or ....
Company:Integra LifeSciences Corporation

Arx™ Ceramic Spinal Spacer System™

Features:... body replacements for use in the thoraco-lumbar region of the spine to replace collapsed, damaged or unstable vertebral bodies, resulting from such causes as degenerative disease and/or trauma. These spinal implants combine strength, imaging clarity and bio-mimetic characteristics ...
Company:Amedica Corporation

Brandy Front Closure Scalp Stretcher

Features:... Made from foam, elastic and velcro Based on the scientific finding that tension on the skin causes progressive elongation of the tissue ...
Company:Anthony Products, Inc.

H2003

Features:... and the date and time of the entry Healthpac system tracks referral and authorization information An alert placed on a patients account record causes it to flash when accessed notifying the operator of a note or condition that should be referenced End of month report printing is automated Patient ...
Company:Healthpac Computer Systems inc.

SeedNet™ Cryotherapy System

Features:... solution for eradicating cancer that has returned following treatments of surgery, radiation therapy or cryotherapy Minimal pain and discomfort: causes only minimal bruising and swelling as opposed to major trauma with surgery ...
Company:Oncura

Collamer™ multi-piece lens

Features:... Flare, cells and inflammation are minimized. Purity of Collamer™ significantly reduces some of the causes of low-grade inflammation, uveitis and iritis. Collamer is 100% pure polymer no residual monomers are present nor any viruses, bacteria or prions. ...
Company:STAAR Surgical Company

Collamer™ single piece lens

Features:... Flare, cells and inflammation are minimized. Purity of Collamer™ significantly reduces some of the causes of low-grade inflammation, uveitis and iritis. Collamer is 100% pure polymer no residual monomers are present nor any viruses, bacteria or prions. ...
Company:STAAR Surgical Company

Acutrak Standard / Mini

Features:... threads. This reduces and compresses the fracture gradually as the screw is advanced. Tapered Profile: The taper on the outer profile of the screw causes threads to constantly purchase new bone as it is inserted, minimizing strip-out and maximizing pull-out strength. Headless: Allows the screw to be ...
Company:Acumed LLC

Aquilion 16

Features:... Terminate the exam immediately after the region of interest has been scanned, saving time and reducing patient dose When patient movement causes things to change, make adjustments while the patient is still on the table Observe contrast saturation to ensure that studies are performed ...
Company:Toshiba Medical Systems

Aquilion 8

Features:... Terminate the exam immediately after the region of interest has been scanned, saving time and reducing patient dose When patient movement causes things to change, make adjustments while the patient is still on the table Observe contrast saturation to ensure that studies are performed ...
Company:Toshiba Medical Systems

Equation Spinal System

Features:... on interbody constructs, decreases stress transfer to adjacent vertebral elements while bone-graft healing takes place (i.e., reduces possible causes of junction syndrome), decreases anatomical interference and, in turn, increases space for bone graft placement, balances strength with flexibility. ...
Company:Medtronic Neurological and Spinal
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