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Archive March 2018 XIX, No. 3

Product News

Great ideas for your OR

Outpatient Surgery Editors


Eye Drops

A Single Injection or Weeks of Eye Drops?

Your cataract patients will be happy to hear that they won't have to apply frequent eye drops for weeks following surgery when your ophthalmologists administer a single injection of extended-release dexamethasone (Dexycu) immediately following surgery. Dexycu, the first long-acting intracameral product approved by the FDA for treating inflammation following cataract surgery, has been designed to deliver a controlled release of the corticosteroid.

Sterile Wipes

Sterile Wipes for Endoscope Cleaning

Your scope reprocessing techs can use these 9" x 9" sterile wipes to dry scopes, either after manual high-level disinfection or after a cycle in the automated endoscope reprocessor (AER). They'll also come in handy to cover the distal tip of the scope during an alcohol or air flush, or to dry the basin and connectors of an AER, says the company.

Double Glove Don

Double-Glove In One Don

The Gammex PI Glove-in-Glove System features both the outer and inner synthetic surgical gloves pre-donned and aligned at the finger tips, ready for double-gloving in one don. The semi-transparent outer glove and green-colored inner glove make it easy to detect a glove breach, says the company.

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