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Vasopressin (AVP) RIA Test

Description:... and ascending loop of Henle. Mediated through activation of cAMP, the effect of AVP is to allow the kidney to reabsorb water and concentrate urine [1]. ... disorders of the central nervous or pulmonary systems, or as a side effect to certain drug therapies. Whitley RJ, et al. Endocrinology. IN Burtis ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Calcitonin IRMA Test

Description:... resulting in decreased mobilization of calcium from bone [1]. This effect is most evident in conditions associated with high levels of bone ... pain associated with Pagets disease and malignancy, apparently by a direct effect on the central nervous system. Calcitonin secretion is stimulated by ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Calcitonin, Ultra-Sensitive RIA Test

Description:... resulting in decreased mobilization of calcium from bone [1]. This effect is most evident in conditions associated with high levels of bone ... pain associated with Pagets disease and malignancy, apparently by a direct effect on the central nervous system. Calcitonin secretion is stimulated by ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Calcitonin RIA Test

Description:... resulting in decreased mobilization of calcium from bone [1]. This effect is most evident in conditions associated with high levels of bone ... pain associated with Pagets disease and malignancy, apparently by a direct effect on the central nervous system. Calcitonin secretion is stimulated by ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Luminary ACMI Light Probe Adapter

Description:... easily visualized through the laser microscope. Through use of the Tindal effect and light scatter technique, the surgeon can enhance visualization of ... while the patient is under the laser microscope, resulting in a positive effect on patient care and ....
Company:Medtronic

Siepser Luminary LASIK Light Probe

Description:... easily visualized through the laser microscope. Through use of the Tindal effect and light scatter technique, the surgeon can enhance visualization of ... while the patient is under the laser microscope, resulting in a positive effect on patient care and ....
Company:Medtronic

Luminary™ LASIK Light Probe

Description:... easily visualized through the laser microscope. Through use of the Tindal effect and light scatter technique, the surgeon can enhance visualization of ... while the patient is under the laser microscope, resulting in a positive effect on patient care and ....
Company:Medtronic

Ferragamo Eyewear Collection

Description:... striking details and prestige materials. The Womens models indulge a preference for vivacious reds, sylvan green, wisteria and mother-of-pearl effect ivory in the acetate frames and Monel Alpacca in the metal ....
Company:Luxottica Group

ZapCode

Description:... billing codes. As you enter the history and exam information, it calculates the HCFA scores for each area and proper code. You can also see the effect of changing different parts of the exam. ZapCode can save all of the information you entered to create an audit trail of your exam. It can print this ...
Company:Medical Informatics, Inc.

erCRP

Description:... (CRM470 BCR). Sample dilution is not required up to 320mg/L and erroneous results are avoided as the assay does not suffer from a high dose hook effect up to 1000 mg/L. Applications for a wide range of automated analysers are available on ....
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

5702 Bariatric Stand-On Scale

Description:... accurate weight on any floor surface, even carpeting. The wraparound handrail is ideal for bariatric patients. Holding the rail does not effect weight readings. Power cords have been eliminated. Battery life is typically one year, or approximately 20,000 ...
Company:Scale-Tronix, Inc.

USA Series™ Distortion-Free Laparoscopes

Description:... ACMI™ Distortion-Free Laparoscopes utilize technical advances in optical lens design to provide images without the fish-eye effect typically found on the peripheral viewing edges of conventional ....
Company:GYRUS ACMI

Littmann® Electronic Stethoscope Model 3000

Description:... to the chestpiece,acoustically cancels out anaverage of 75% of distracting room noise, greatly enhancing overall utility. This acoustic canceling effect is different from electronic filtering, which may also filter out some portions of body sounds clinicians need to hear. Because of the unique ...
Company:3M Worldwide

Perfluoron Liquid

Description:... it also eliminates the optical reflexes encountered when you dissect under oil. Due to Perfluorons high specific gravity, its tamponading effect is greater than silicone oil to give you unparalleled control. Perfluoron becomes a hydrokinetic tool for opening a funneled retinal detachment in ...
Company:Alcon Laboratories

Kappa 700 Pacing System

Description:... Innovative new tools for more efficient patient management begin when the pacemaker is implanted. These sophisticated tools are in effect each day, and they help automate follow-up ....
Company:Medtronic Inc.

Microdiathermy System - 1100

Description:... this frequency as the optimum choice for the placement of discrete burns on the pigment epithelium. These localized burns produce the maximum effect at the target tissue with the least possible damage to adjacent tissue such as the sclera and ....
Company:Dutch Ophthalmic, USA

Smart 2940 Plus

Description:... of anaesthetics, risks and adverse side effects. Smart 2940 Plus incorporates sophisticated pulse-length controls for enhancing the ablative effect and heat ....
Company:DEKA Research & Development Corp.

EBI OsteoGen-M

Description:... Points of Contact on Host Bone The innovative Mesh Cathode of the OsteoGen-M mesh cathode offers increased surface area and a scaffolding effect designed to increase contact between graft material and fracture ends in the management of nonunions. Orthopaedic surgeons may find this product ...
Company:Biomet, Inc.

CoreTherm™ Microwave Thermotherapy System

Description:... device for the treatment of symptomatic BPH. Other thermotherapy systems treat patients on standard treatment protocols, discounting the effect of each patient's individual intraprostatic blood flow characteristics will have on achieving the desired therapeutic temperatures and therefore, the ...
Company:GYRUS ACMI

Centra-CL3R

Description:... of the CL3 series. The timed portion of the run begins when sample load reaches set operating speed, providing you with the appropriate g-force effect on the sample for the desired time period.run after run. Most Accommodating The CL3 series accommodates up to 1 liter of sample (4 x 250 mL) ...
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

Multi RF

Description:... cover, convenient rcf run control, At-Speed timer mode times run down from set speed in 1 sec increments, Re-Run control for accumulated centrifugal effect for run-to-run replication, save/lock minimum 98 programs, optional computer interface for run control/monitoring, for non-heat labile samples, fits ...
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

Axiovert 40

Description:... an innovative and unique technique: PlasDIC, the first differential contrasting technique for use with plastic dishes. The result: impressive relief effect and needle-sharp contrast across the whole specimen area, even on thick areas, that were a problem up to now. A significant gain in ...
Company:Carl Zeiss MicroImaging, Inc.

Vibratome 3000 Deluxe, Auto./Temp Controlled, CE

Description:... without freezing or embedding. The creation of artifacts, the alteration of morphology, the destruction of enzyme activities, and other deleterious effect inherent in freezing or embedding procedures are thus avoided. The 3000 Deluxe incorporates a full english text display for added ease and ...
Company:myNeuroLab.com

Vibratome 1500, Automated, CE

Description:... without freezing or embedding. The creation of artifacts, the alteration of morphology, the destruction of enzyme activities, and other deleterious effect inherent in freezing or embedding procedures are thus avoided. The Vibratome 1500 has an automatic specimen stage and blade advance mechanism. The ...
Company:myNeuroLab.com

Vibratome 3000 Plus Automated, CE

Description:... without freezing or embedding. The creation of artifacts, the alteration of morphology, the destruction of enzyme activities, and other deleterious effect inherent in freezing or embedding procedures are thus avoided. The 3000 Plus incorporates a full english text display for added ease and usability. ...
Company:myNeuroLab.com

Vibratome 3000 Plus, Automated

Description:... without freezing or embedding. The creation of artifacts, the alteration of morphology, the destruction of enzyme activities, and other deleterious effect inherent in freezing or embedding procedures are thus avoided. The 3000 Plus incorporates a full english text display for added ease and usability. ...
Company:myNeuroLab.com

Vibratome 3000 Deluxe, Auto./Temp. Controlled

Description:... without freezing or embedding. The creation of artifacts, the alteration of morphology, the destruction of enzyme activities, and other deleterious effect inherent in freezing or embedding procedures are thus avoided. The 3000 Deluxe incorporates a full english text display for added ease and ...
Company:myNeuroLab.com

Vibratome 1500, Automated

Description:... without freezing or embedding. The creation of artifacts, the alteration of morphology, the destruction of enzyme activities, and other deleterious effect inherent in freezing or embedding procedures are thus avoided. The Vibratome 1500 has an automatic specimen stage and blade advance mechanism. The ...
Company:myNeuroLab.com

Angiotensin II

Description:... The determination of Ang II is a helpful tool in monitoring the pharmacological effect and efficiency of a wide variety of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors (ACE Inhibitors) or Angiotensin II receptor antagonists as well as for ...
Company:Buhlmann Laboratories AG

ViewPoint CK System (Conductive Keratoplasty)

Description:... time necessary to bring about the localized shrinkage of the collagen fibers. Depth of procedure and effects CK creates a purse-string effect that steepens the central cornea through a ring of application spots around the periphery of the cornea. Several studies have concluded that the ...
Company:Refractec, Inc.

UltraPulse® SurgiTouch CO2 Laser System

Description:... the volume of tissue ablation. The average power determines the rate of pulse arrival and controls the overall rate of tissue removal, so tissue effect can be customized at any speed, achieving superior control with reduced potential for charring. The UltraPulse SurgiTouch combines the best in ...
Company:Lumenis, Inc.

NCP-1 External Counterpulsation Device

Description:... was the first ever to feature Vacuum Pump Deflation Technology. This proprietary technology helps maximize augmentation and reduces the "slamming" effect commonly associated with other systems. The high quality treatment platform maintains patients comfort and security while treatment is delivered. The ...
Company:Applied Cardiac Systems, Inc

Pulsair EasyEye Handheld Non-Contact Tonometer

Description:... on the patient's hand before you start. With the new soft puff they will feel much more at ease, which will significantly reduce the squeezing effect and give you more consistent ....
Company:Keeler Instruments Inc.

Ferritin IRMA Test

Description:... [1,2]. Ferritin may comprise as much as 20% of spleen dry weight. In addition to serving as a major iron storage pool, ferritin may have a protective effect against iron-induced cell damage [2,3,4]. Low serum ferritin levels have been found to be a reliable diagnostic marker for iron-deficiency ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

IntraLase FS Femtosecond Laser

Description:... The IntraLase FS laser uses a long wavelength (1053 nm) that is not absorbed but instead can pass through the cornea with absolutely no effect on tissue until it reaches the pre-programmed target. The Intralase FS beam is optically honed into a 3 micron spot size and precisely delivered via ...
Company:IntraLase Corporation (now part of AMO)

VNS Therapy System

Description:... reductions in seizures of 31.3%, 40.7%, and 40.4% at 1, 2, and 3 years, respectively.1 Moreover, VNS Therapy offers a unique and favorable side effect profile that avoids cerebral toxicity.2 Quality-of-life improvements have also been observed in patients using VNS Therapy. Long-term ...
Company:Cyberonics, Inc.

EBI OsteoGen™-M (Mesh Cathode)

Description:... The innovative Mesh Cathode of the OsteoGen™-M mesh cathode offers increased surface area and a scaffolding effect designed to increase contact between graft material and fracture ends in the management of nonunions. Orthopaedic surgeons may find this product ...
Company:Biomet, Inc.

ABL700 Blood gas analyzer

Description:... as well as any combination of oximetry, bilirubin, electrolyte, and metabolite parameters. Unique technology reduces to a minimum the interfering effect some substances have on the accuracy of blood gas, oximetry, glucose, and lactate ....
Company:Radiometer America Inc.

Auro Green

Description:... for ophthalmic angiography, cardio-circulatory blood volume diagnosis, and liver function diagnosis. Aurogreen is a safe dye with only a minor side - effect like iodide allergy reported with its clinical use. It is safer than fluorescein sodium. Vomiting and nausea are extremely uncommon during ICG ...
Company:Aurolab

UltraPulse SurgiTouch CO2 Laser System

Description:... the volume of tissue ablation. The average power determines the rate of pulse arrival and controls the overall rate of tissue removal, so tissue effect can be customized at any speed, achieving superior control with reduced potential for ....
Company:Lumenis, Inc.
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