why-switching-to-latex-free

Latex-Free alternatives: the significance of transitioning from Surgical Gloves

Latex gloves dominate the healthcare landscape in Europe, driven by historical associations with superior performance, elasticity, and comfort compared to early synthetic alternatives from the 80s. The cost-conscious approach of healthcare procurement departments further cements latex’s prevalence due to its economic advantage over synthetic options. However, beneath the surface, choosing Leggi tutto…

MONARCH Platform for Bronchoscopy

Enhancing surgical ergonomics for surgeon well-being and patient care

The MONARCH™ Platform is the first minimally invasive, robotic-assisted technology approved for bronchoscopy in a country with significant burden of lung cancer. Johnson & Johnson MedTech* today announced that the MONARCH Platform and MONARCH Bronchoscope have obtained regulatory approval in China. The platform is the first minimally invasive, robotic-assisted technology approved Leggi tutto…

Edwards Lifesciences EVOQUE

Edwards’ EVOQUE valve system granted CE Mark

CE-marked EVOQUE valve system, a breakthrough for tricuspid valve replacement. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation has officially announced that their EVOQUE tricuspid valve replacement system has received CE Mark approval for transcatheter treatment of patients with tricuspid regurgitation (TR). This achievement marks a significant milestone, as the EVOQUE system becomes the world’s Leggi tutto…

TriALTIS System

The TriAltis Spine system authorized by the FDA

The FDA cleared the company’s TriAltis Spine system and the TriAltis navigation-enabled instruments. TriAltis Spine is a next-generation posterior thoracolumbar pedicle screw system. DePuy Synthes’ TriAltis navigation-enabled instruments include drills, taps and screwdrivers. These offer manual operation or power operation for navigated and non-navigated use. The company said combining its Leggi tutto…