Lumenis(R) Presents the SlimLine(TM) GI Laser Fiber: The Latest Advancement in Laser Lithotripsy for Gastroenterology
CHICAGO, May 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Lumenis Ltd. announces that the first clinical series using the SlimLine GI will be presented at the Digestive Disease Week (DDW), Chicago May 30-June 4th entitled:
Holmium-YAG Laser Lithotripsy
in the Treatment of Difficult Biliary Stones Utilizing Peroral Sin...
Shockwave Lithotripsy is Effective for Pediatric Urolithiasis
has been found to be an efficacious modality for pediatric urolithiasis, according to a recent review.
The literature also shows that good results are obtained even with large stone// burdens, irrespective of stone location. Wadhwa, et al reviewed the outcomes of shockwav...
Misonix Reports Earnings for the Three and Nine Months Ended March 31, 2009
...al device products was primarily attributable to lower sales of the Company's Neuroaspirator product, Lysonix Ultrasonic Assisted Liposuction product, lithotripsy
product, OEM probe sales and API tank and Subsystem sales. The decrease in laboratory and scientific sales was primarily attributable to the strength...
Kidney Stones in Children on The Rise, U-M Expert Says
If stones are small, doctors recommend for the children to pass them on their own.
If the stone needs to be treated, shockwave lithotripsy
is used. The procedure occurs under an anesthetic. Sound waves are used to break up the stone into small pieces, which the child can then pass.
Dornier Reveals Urology Table with New Flat Panel Detector
... and patients alike."
Dornier MedTech is an innovative market leader in both the urology and medical-aesthetic laser markets. As the inventor of lithotripsy
and pioneer of a variety of medical-aesthetic lasers, Dornier continues to develop advanced medical solutions. Dornier also offers urology imaging sy...
PercSys Introduces Accordion CoAx(TM) Stone Control Device for Facilitating Percutaneous Kidney Stone Treatments
...cordion (R) Stone Management Devices, which are used during ureteroscopic lithotripsy
procedures to prevent the retrograde migration of stone fragments into the ...ng their lifetime. One in four will find it necessary to undergo endoscopic lithotripsy
(PCNL or ureteroscopic stone treatment). Once primarily a male affliction,...
FDA Fireside Chat @ The 8th Annual MedTech Investing Conference May 6-7, 2009
...lar Devices, then moving on to the Division of Reproductive, Abdominal, Ear, Nose and Throat and Radiological Devices as a reviewer in the Urology and lithotripsy
Devices Branch. In November 1995, he became the Branch Chief of the Urology Branch; in April 2000, he became the Deputy Director of the Division of C...
Misonix Announces New HIFU Distribution Agreement for Italy
...or both "fee per use" and capital sales are part of the agreement.
Alliance Lithomobile is well known in Italy as a premier distributor of mobile lithotripsy
services, as well as their successful representation of capital equipment for oncology and other medical specialties.
The Sonablate is a state of...
Siemens Urological Systems Tap U.S. Market
...every need and budget. When configuring
Modularis, there is a choice of two lithotripsy
Variostar (comfort version) with flexible treatment posi...omatically. In addition, the physician can easily check
the position of the lithotripsy
module relative to the C-arm using an
integrated focus control.
Arizona Nurses Rally at Capitol for Patient Safety - Thursday
...n for the economic interests of their hospital employer.
"HB 2041 would dramatically improve our ability to provide care," said
Tracey Chavez, a lithotripsy
RN at Catholic Healthcare West St. Joe's
Hospital. "Too frequently RNs encounter unsafe situations where they simply
have too many patients. We are fo...
Lithotripsy in Medical Technology
Lithotripsy in Medical Products
Shockwave Lithotripsy Laser U100Plus
Description: Since its introduction to the market, the U100 laser with its special, patented FREDDY®-technology has proven itself as a highly efficient and extremely safe lithotripsy
system in the fields of urology and gastroenterology. The new U100Plus now provides a system that has been technically furthe...
Company:W.O.M. WORLD OF MEDICINE USA, Inc.
USL-2000A Ultrasonic Lithotripsy System
Description: The ACMI USL-2000A Ultrasonic Lithotripsy
System is an electro-mechanical device capable of fragmenting and aspirating calculi effectively with minimal tissue damage. The system consists of a generator that supplies power to a piezoelectric transducer. Reusable ureteral and renal probes are also av...
AEH-4 Electrohydraulic Lithotripsy System
Description: The ACMI AEH-4 Electrohydraulic Lithotriptor combines efficient stone fragmentation, low purchase price, and minimal maintenance. Features include a large, clear LED display, automatic probe sensing circuitry, and automatic power range setting according to probe size. In addition, the AEH-4 has the...
AEH-4E Electrohydraulic Lithotripsy System
Description: The ACMI AEH-4E Electrohydraulic Lithotriptor combines efficient stone fragmentation, low purchase price, and minimal maintenance. Features include a large, clear LED display, automatic probe sensing circuitry, and automatic power range setting according to probe size. In addition, the AEH-4E has t...
Electrohydraulic Lithotripsy Probe for AEH-4
Description: Electrohydraulic Lithotripsy
Probe for AEH-4...
Electrohydraulic Lithotripsy Probe for AEH-2 & AEH-3
Description: Electrohydraulic Lithotripsy
Probe for AEH-2 & AEH-3...
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 compet...
Description:...al and ureteral stones, the LithoDiamond features state-of-the-art technology in a compact design to deliver an exceptionally efficient and affordable lithotripsy
system. The LithoDiamond provides the highest level of clinical results for both Urologist and patient....
Description:... Siemens Medical Solutions introduces its new multifunctional lithotripsy
system Lithoskop. The new system with intuitive patient data management is ...hotripter and urological table. Lithoskop is an engineering masterpiece for lithotripsy
and urodiagnostics that covers all applications like lithotripsy, endourolo...
Company:Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.
Description:... The MINILITH SL1 developed by STORZ MEDICAL is the result of many years of extensive experience in the field of kidney stone lithotripsy
and the successful implementation of the specific requirements to be met by orthopaedic apparatus for extracorporeal shock wave therapy, as has been o...
Company:KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America, Inc.
Lithotripsy in Medical Dictionary
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy
(ESWL) is the non-invasive treatment of kidney stones and biliary calculi . Lithotripsy
and the lithotriptor were developed in the early 1980s in Germany by Dornier Medizintechnik GmbH, and came into widespread use with the... Lithotripsy
...nitions ... Nephrolithiasis : The process of forming a kidney stone, a stone in the kidney ... Nephrolithiasis . Intravenous pyelogram (IVP) lithotripsy
procedure ... Cameron MA, Sakhaee K. Uric acid nephrolithiasis . Urol Clin North Am. 2007;34(3):335-346. ... Calcium stones are clearly the mos...
Lithotripsy in Biological Technology