29 08, 2019

Cadaver Lab Build-out; Things to know when building a Bioskills lab

By |2019-08-29T15:52:05-04:00August 29th, 2019|Instructional, Surgical Buyers Guides|0 Comments

You were able to get the funding and space to open a bioskills lab. Congratulations! A Cadaver lab build-out requires planning. Let's look at what you need to be successful with your lab. Whether you are setting up a cadaver lab with five stations or 50, it is crucial to ensure you have all the equipment, accessories, and tools that you may need.

28 08, 2019

Refurbished Medical Equipment vs Used Medical Equipment

By |2019-08-28T11:02:09-04:00August 28th, 2019|Instructional, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Refurbished products, whether that be computers, phones or medical equipment are products that have been restored to factory specifications and tested before they reach the hands of the customer.

5 08, 2019

Options for Obtaining Cadaver Lab Equipment

By |2019-08-29T16:10:24-04:00August 5th, 2019|Instructional, Surgical Buyers Guides|0 Comments

Cadaver labs are for students and other medical professionals to have hands-on experience working with the human body, as well as equipment and new surgical techniques that advance their continuing education. Surgeons are invited to laboratories around the world to become certified in certain products and procedures. These labs assist surgeons perfect their surgical technique, and allows surgeons to work with different body types and sizes as well as equipment that allow them to be more prepared when in the surgery room.

13 06, 2019

What to Know About Used Surgical Tables

By |2019-08-30T13:46:02-04:00June 13th, 2019|Instructional|0 Comments

The use of operating room surgical tables can be dated all the way back to the 18th century. Doctors used “surgical chairs” and restraints to hold patients up when they would become unconscious during surgery. Lithotomy tables came shortly after and were able to hold patients in a semi-vertical position allowing doctors to restrain the arms and hands; soon thereafter, doctors and surgeons used long wooden benches supported by adjustable legs and backrests. These benches were covered in a wool rug or horsehair mattress covered in a waterproof covering. Thankfully, technology has come a long way and we are far from chairs with restraints and horsehair mattresses.

12 04, 2019

5 Tips for Buying Orthopedic Powered Surgical Tools

By |2019-08-29T10:13:20-04:00April 12th, 2019|Instructional, Surgical Buyers Guides|0 Comments

The types of surgical systems fall into 3 categories Battery, Pneumatic, and Electric. Let’s take a look at the advantages and disadvantages of each.


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