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GUARDIAN® Limb Salvage System

Description:... sleeve, and a tibial stem extension. The proximal tibia has a resurfacing femur design which allows ... femur/tibia, axial pin, polyethylene spacer, proximal tibial component, optional midsections, and tibial stem. The proximal femur consists of a femoral neck, optional ...
Company:Wright Medical Technology, Inc.

Tibial Nailing System

Description:... of the system is the ability to insert both proximal and distal locking screws accurately and quickly ... have a self-tapping thread which engages the proximal cortex only. The remainder of the screw has a ... nail are 4.1 mm wide. The system provides secure proximal and distal locking, ensuring maximal stability, ...
Company:Orthofix, Inc

Foundation Total Shoulder System

Description:... for suture attachment and rotational stability. proximal medial hole, humeral / glenoid diametral ... natural joint translation. Rough textured proximal surface to provide enhanced proximal fixation. Distal grooves for rotational ...
Company:Encore Medical Corporation

Digitrapper pH Recorder

Description:... catheters with secondary sensors placed in the stomach and/or proximal esophagus, the catheter-based pH test also provides information about acid control (e.g. from a pharmaceutical agent) in the stomach or proximal esophageal acid exposure and its relation to ENT or pulmonary symptoms. ...
Company:Medtronic Gastroenterology

USA Series DUR-8 Durable Flexible Ureteroscope System

Description:... the lower pole calyces. Dual deflection facilitates access to the proximal ureter and the renal pelvis. The 6.75 beveled tip facilitates passage into ... to maximize operating convenience. The DUR-8 is also ideal for reaching proximal ureteral and renal stones with a 200 micron laser fiber or small ...
Company:GYRUS ACMI

VHS® Supracondylar Cable Plate

Description:... as well. Its major impact, however, will be on supracondylar and more proximal fracture patterns. The two screw holes closest to the barrel accept ... fracture fragments with two integral screws. Fixation of the most proximal subtrochanteric fracture fragments with two integral screws. ...
Company:Biomet Orthopedics, Inc

Perfecta RS Stems

Description:... The Perfecta RS Stems utilize the same proven proximal Tri/Planar wedge geometry, medial flare options and proximal coatings of the Perfecta Plasma Spray ....
Company:Wright Medical Technology, Inc.

STEER-IT® Deflecting Tip Guidewire

Description:... has a flexible, radiopaque platinum alloy coil on the distal tip. The longitudinal distal/proximal movement of the handle mechanism, located at the proximal end of the guidewire, deflects the distal tip in two directions. Guidewire length, diameter, and distal tip configuration are indicated on the ...
Company:Cordis Corporation

VersaFlex™ ENT Disposable pH Catheter

Description:... The VersaFlex™ ENT catheter has two sensors and a black band 1 cm above the proximal sensor allowing optimal placement in relation to the UES. VersaFlex disposable catheters for 24-hour esophageal pH monitoring. Alpine's ...
Company:Alpine Biomed Corp.

SureFlex™

Description:... The SureFlex™ line of reusable and autoclavable Lithotripsy fibers uses the Black Hole™ proximal termination. This revolutionary and patented termination method accepts higher power levels than any competing design. In the unlikely event you do ...
Company:InnovaQuartz Incorporated

Direct-View Autoclavable Laparoscopes

Description:... steel construction to withstand sterilization modalities (autoclave, EtO, Steris®, and Sterrad®) Fully autoclavable, with both distal and proximal ends uniquely soldered for ...
Company:Smith & Nephew, Inc. - Endoscopy

Model 246 Pneumoplethysmograph

Description:... graphic recorders. Its primary use will be for penile and digital studies using a cuff with air. Blood pressures can be taken using two cuffs - a proximal occluding cuff connected to a manometer and a distal sensing ....
Company:Parks Medical Electronics, Inc.

ABSOLUTE™ 0.035 Biliary Self-Expanding Stent System

Description:... Unique triaxial catheter design and ergonomic handle for easy and accurate deployment. Six proprietary radiopaque Nitinol markers on the proximal and distal ends of the stent enhance visibility. Corrugated ring design provides flexibility and radial strength, while the nested ring pattern ...
Company:Guidant Corporation

Bivona® Uncuffed Pediatric FlexTend™ Plus Extra Length Tracheostomy Tubes

Description:... The permanent flexible tube extension on the proximal side of the neck flange helps keep connections away from the neck, chin, and stoma, enhancing patient mobility and comfort. Bivona® ...
Company:Portex

Bivona® Uncuffed Neonatal FlexTend™ Plus Tracheostomy Tubes

Description:... The permanent flexible tube extension on the proximal side of the neck flange helps keep connections away from the neck, chin, and stoma, enhancing patient mobility and comfort. Bivona® ...
Company:Portex

Bivona® Uncuffed Pediatric FlexTend™ Plus Standard Tracheostomy Tubes

Description:... The permanent flexible tube extension on the proximal side of the neck flange helps keep connections away from the neck, chin, and stoma, enhancing patient mobility and comfort. Bivona® ...
Company:Portex

Rhein Colibri Capsulorhexis Forceps

Description:... The 11mm Jaws Are Formed To Help Reach Remote Grasping Positions Without Elevating The Incision. The Distal Jaws Have Platforms, And The proximal Gap In The Blades Help To Prevent Inadvertent Pick Up Of Iris. The Unique Jaw Structures Makes Grasping A Remote Capsular Flap Easier. Reusable, ...
Company:Rhein Medical, Inc.

OrthoPak Noninvasive Bone Growth Stimulator

Description:... Patient Comfort with Minimal Weight at a Nonunion ... The OrthoPak Noninvasive Bone Growth Stimulator. Most Appropriate for the proximal Femur, Metatarsal/Tarsal and ...
Company:Biomet, Inc.

Cuffed Oral Murphy Laser-Resistant

Description:... visibility within the operating site, while maintaining controlled ventilation. The tube shaft has a special laser-guard of approx. 17cm in length proximal to the ....
Company:Rusch, Inc.

Silhouette Transitionless Peel-Away Introducer Sets

Description:... transition profile between the introducer sheath and introducer dilator, facilitating introduction through fascial tissue and strictured areas. proximal reinforcement sleeve prevents movement between introducer sheath and introducer dilator during sheath introduction. Supplied sterile in peel-open ...
Company:Cook Urological

Amplatz Ultra Stiff Wire Guides - Curved Safe-T-J®

Description:... inner diameter of the wire guide coils allows utilization of an extra heavy duty mandril with a smooth transition to a very flexible tip. The proximal end of this wire guide is the most rigid coiled wire guide manufactured by Cook. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time ....
Company:Cook Urological

Amplatz Ultra Stiff Wire Guides - Standard

Description:... inner diameter of the wire guide coils allows utilization of an extra heavy duty mandril with a smooth transition to a very flexible tip. The proximal end of this wire guide is the most rigid coiled wire guide manufactured by Cook®. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time ...
Company:Cook Urological

Firlit-Sugar Intermittent Catheters

Description:... Used for intermittent self-catheterization of the urethra. The flared proximal end allows the attachment of a syringe for bladder irrigation. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Reusable. Intended for single patient use ....
Company:Cook Urological

Nephrostomy Tract Dilation Sets

Description:... capsule, and parenchyma during percutaneous procedures. The deflated balloon contours to the catheter shaft. Radiopaque markers are placed at the proximal and distal ends of the balloon. The radiopaque dilator/sheath assembly is fitted to the balloon catheter to allow coaxial placement of the sheath. ...
Company:Cook Urological

Corkscrew™ Parachute Tissue Anchor

Description:... diameter of 5 mm and a small 2 mm core diameter. The #2 FiberWire suspension sutures securely hold a thin, bioabsorbable PLLA disc 5 mm from the proximal aspect of the anchor and is 8 mm in diameter. The FiberWire suspension sutures are secured to the anchor with pre-tied knots recessed in the anchor ...
Company:Arthrex

Tractfinder® Closed Tip Ureteral Stents

Description:... The silicone Tractfinder provides excellent fluoroscopic visualization. Manipulation of the movable core guidewire flexes the tapered proximal tip for maximum control in negotiating a tortuous ureter. Excellent for long-term patient ....
Company:GYRUS ACMI

Malleable Tip Filiforms

Description:... Used for traversing and exploring urethral strictures. The malleable tip can be shaped to desired configuration. The proximal end is threaded to attach to standard followers. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time ....
Company:Cook Urological

Philips Follower Catheters

Description:... Used for dilation of urethral strictures and/or drainage and irrigation of the bladder. The flare at the proximal end of the catheter fits a standard irrigation syringe. The distal tip is threaded to attach to a standard filiform. Supplied sterile in peel-open ...
Company:Cook Urological

Cook Enforcer Balloon Dilation Catheters

Description:... Radiopaque markers are placed at the proximal and distal ends of the balloon. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time ....
Company:Cook Urological

Omega NV Balloon Ureteral Dilator Sets

Description:... Radiopaque markers are placed at the proximal and distal ends of the balloon. A special pin vise handle is included to stabilize the wire guide during introduction. Supplied sterile in peel-open ...
Company:Cook Urological

Ascend™ Ureteral Dilation Balloon Catheter

Description:... Radiopaque markers indicate the proximal and distal ends of the balloon. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time ....
Company:Cook Urological

Pursuit Ureteral Dilation Balloon Catheters

Description:... Gold radiopaque markers indicate the proximal and distal ends of the balloon. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time ....
Company:Cook Urological

Balloon Ureteral Dilator Set

Description:... Radiopaque markers are placed at the proximal and distal ends of the balloon. A special pin vise handle is included to stabilize the wire guide during introduction. Supplied sterile in peel-open ...
Company:Cook Urological

2087 LIGHTWEIGHT BREATHABLE WRIST/THUMB SPLINT

Description:... finger dexterity. Constructed from an open cell urethane foam laminated to a lycra fabric for comfort, breathability and moisture absorption. The proximal circumferential strap provides superior fixation of the radial stay which allows for excellent immobilization of the thumb. Perfect for latex ...
Company:Truform-OTC

Bunnell Finger Knuckle-Bender

Description:... Bunnell Finger Knuckle-Bender to flex the proximal interpalangeal ....
Company:AliMed, Inc.

K2 Elbow Orthosis

Description:... The K2 is a modular orthotic elbow system that can be used in the treatment of elbow injuries, distal humeral fractures, proximal ulnar fractures or post reconstructive surgery where stabilization is required. The K2 is a highly flexible system that provides you with a variety ...
Company:Sky Medical, Inc.

QualCare™ ROM Elbow Orthosis

Description:... cuffs that can be bent to custom fit the arm. To ensure proper joint alignment, unique slot/screw adjustment mechanism allows medial, lateral, proximal and distal adjustments to cuff position. Cuffs are configured to offer the control that is necessary for use with contractures. The hinge can be ...
Company:AliMed, Inc.

SCD EXPRESS Compression System

Description:... and a fail-safe tear of the thigh portion of the sleeve converts it from thigh length to knee length in just seconds. Delivers clinically-proven proximal DVT protection during highest-risk periods. Saves money because tear-away feature reduces the frequency of sleeve changes due to ....
Company:Kendall Company

ENDO GIA™ Universal Straight (Single Use Loading Units (SULU's) with Titanium Staples)

Description:... up to 25 times for a total of 25 applications. The disposable loading unit can articulate at 22° and 45° in both directions by moving the proximal knob on the stapler. The size of the staples is determined by the selection of the 2.0 mm, 2.5 mm, 3.5 mm or 4.8 mm single-use loading unit ....
Company:Autosuture

ENDO GIA™ Universal 12 mm (Single Use Instrument)

Description:... up to 25 times for a total of 25 applications. The disposable loading unit can articulate at 22° and 45° in both directions by moving the proximal knob on the stapler. The size of the staples is determined by the selection of the 2.0 mm, 2.5 mm, 3.5 mm or 4.8 mm single-use loading unit ....
Company:Autosuture
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