Cardiothoracic Surgery - Medical Devices in South Africa

Medical Equipment Categories
Surgical Instruments (23)
Surgical Instruments
A variety of tools which serve the surgeons while operating.
Blood Pressure Monitor (14)
Blood Pressure Monitor
Automatic electronic non-invasive blood-pressure meters and monitors, also other non-invasive parameters.
Glove (7)
Glove
Glove used by healthcare workers during surgery.
Gown (5)
Gown
Disposable medical gown that is worn once then thrown away.
Surgical Light (4)
Surgical Light
Light that illuminates the surgical site, for optimal visualization of small, low-contrast objects at varying depths or through small incisions.
Cardiology Information System (4)
Cardiology Information System
Data management information system that records, processes, and shows clinical and administrative data connected with the cardiac status of patients.
Sharps Disposal Unit (4)
Sharps Disposal Unit
Puncture-resistant container used to dispose sharp objects used in medical treatment and procedures.
Cable/Lead (4)
Cable/Lead
An electric cable that delivers electricity to medical devices and equipment.
Neonatal Patient Monitor (4)
Neonatal Patient Monitor
Physiologic monitor for continuous observation of vital physiologic parameters of newborns and infants.
Ultrasound, Cardiac (3)
Ultrasound, Cardiac
Cardiac ultrasonic scanning systems.
External Automated Defibrillator (3)
External Automated Defibrillator
External automated defibrillators which can be operated by non medical personnel.
Pressure Transducer (3)
Pressure Transducer
An electronic device that turns blood pressure into electrical signals that is recorded graphically for monitoring purposes.
Hypodermic Syringe (3)
Hypodermic Syringe
Small-caliber plunger syringe that administers liquids through a hollow needle beneath the skin.
Intravenous Pole (3)
Intravenous Pole
Slender stand to suspend containers of liquid for intravenous delivery to patients.
Transcutaneous Blood Gas Monitor (3)
Transcutaneous Blood Gas Monitor
Bedside monitor to continuously check the partial pressure of carbon dioxide, oxygen, or both at the skin surface.
Breathing Monitor (2)
Breathing Monitor
Bedside monitors for continuous measurement of carbon dioxide and/or oxygen.
Blood Warmer (2)
Blood Warmer
Warming unit for in-line heating of banked blood, blood products, and intravenous solutions from about 4 degrees Celsius to near body temperature before infusion.
Facility Boom (2)
Facility Boom
Facility boom is used to organize and support hospital utility services and medical devices.
Circulatory Assist Unit, Peripheral Compression (2)
Circulatory Assist Unit, Peripheral Compression
Peripheral circulatory assist unit for occasional compression.
Circulatory Assist Unit, Intra-Aortic Balloon (2)
Circulatory Assist Unit, Intra-Aortic Balloon
Circulatory assist unit that creates mechanical counterpulsation to lower the afterload to the heart and raise coronary and cerebral blood flow.
Perioperative Management Information System (2)
Perioperative Management Information System
Information system that provides clinical and administrative information connected to the perioperative process, including preoperative evaluations and documentation, intraoperative documentation, and postoperative nursing assessment and pain monitoring.
Multiparameter Patient Monitor (2)
Multiparameter Patient Monitor
Bedside physiologic monitor that is customized to use one or more individual and/or multiparameter physiologic monitor modules.
Treatment Cabinet (2)
Treatment Cabinet
Cabinet that stores, displays, and provides ready access to small articles in medical treatment and other medical procedures.
Blood Gas Analyzer (1)
Blood Gas Analyzer
Blood gas/pH analyzers for laboratories.
Argon Coagulator (1)
Argon Coagulator
Electrosurgical units capable of delivering argon gas for coagulation purposes.
Electrosurgical Unit (1)
Electrosurgical Unit
Monopolar and bipolar electrosurgical devices.
Electromagnetic Blood Flow Detector (1)
Electromagnetic Blood Flow Detector
Electromagnetic blood flowmeters measuring blood flow in vessels after various surgical procedures.
Surgical Smoke Evacuation System (1)
Surgical Smoke Evacuation System
Smoke evacuation systems for use during various surgical procedures.
Laser Blood Flow Detector (1)
Laser Blood Flow Detector
Laser blood flowmeters using Doppler principle from laser source.
Heart-Lung Machine (1)
Heart-Lung Machine
Bypass units for temporary circulation, oxygenation and blood filtration.
Oxygenator (1)
Oxygenator
A medical device that is capable of exchanging oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood of patient in surgical procedures that may necessitate the interruption or cessation of blood flow in the body, a critical organ or great blood vessel.
Oxygen Monitor (1)
Oxygen Monitor
Oxygen monitors with electrochemical sensors.
Patient Warmer (1)
Patient Warmer
A device for warming patients by a warmed airflow or electric pads.
Practice Management System (1)
Practice Management System
Data management information systems for physician's office and clinics.
Temperature Monitor (1)
Temperature Monitor
Temperature monitors for bedside use.
External Pacemaker (1)
External Pacemaker
External transvenous cardiac pacemakers.
Intermittent Compression Unit (1)
Intermittent Compression Unit
Compression devices, intermittent or sequential, for treatment of poor circulation.
Motorized X-ray View-box (1)
Motorized X-ray View-box
Motorized viewboxes for loading X-ray sequence.
Intra Aortic Balloon Pump (1)
Intra Aortic Balloon Pump
Units producing mechanical counterpulsation to assist cardiovascular functioning during heart failure.
Pacemaker (1)
Pacemaker
Implantable cardiac pacemakers.
Cardiac Ablation System (1)
Cardiac Ablation System
Lesion generators using low-end radio frequency currents (below 500 kHz).
Implantable Defibrillator (1)
Implantable Defibrillator
Battery operated defibrillators for continuous monitoring and prompt corrective cardioversion.
External Defibrillator (1)
External Defibrillator
Manually and battery-operated external defibrillators which include an ECG monitor.
Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS) (1)
Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS)
Ultrasonic scanning systems for intravascular analysis (IntraVascular UltraSound).
Cardiac Output Computer (1)
Cardiac Output Computer
Device using indicator dilution technique to measure blood flow from heart.
Cardiac Catheterization Monitor (1)
Cardiac Catheterization Monitor
Cath lab monitoring/recording system.
Artificial Heart Valve (1)
Artificial Heart Valve
Artificial replacement for cardiac valve.
Endoscope Light Source (1)
Endoscope Light Source
Fiberoptic light sources for endoscopes.
Ventricular Assist Device (1)
Ventricular Assist Device
Circulatory aid unit that helps one of the ventricles of a damaged or weakened heart to pump blood.
Radiographic Photospot Camera (1)
Radiographic Photospot Camera
Adapted motion-picture camera used to take images directly from the output phosphor of the image intensifier.
Voice Recorder (1)
Voice Recorder
Digital system for dictating and transcribing medical reports and records.
Safety Eyewear (1)
Safety Eyewear
Eyeglasses that guard the eyes from hazardous mechanical and/or light intensity/frequency conditions, improving user safety.
Spot Film Device (1)
Spot Film Device
Serial imaging systems for dynamic radiography.
Cath Lab (1)
Cath Lab
Angiographic and special-procedure R/F imaging systems (fluoroscopy), including cardiovascular and cardiac catheterization.
Cardiac Echo (1)
Cardiac Echo
Data analysis systems for cardiac ultrasound images.
Therapeutic Intravascular Ultrasound (1)
Therapeutic Intravascular Ultrasound
Ultrasound angioplasty systems for therapeutic procedures.
Revascularization Laser (1)
Revascularization Laser
Lasers designed to deliver energy into the myocardium using fiberoptic catheters, producing temporary myocardial channels.
Cardiac Mapping System (1)
Cardiac Mapping System
An invasive catheter system used for measuring the electrical potential mapping of the heart.
Bio Impedance Measurement (1)
Bio Impedance Measurement
Various devices and equipment based on electrical measurements, which are performed with the aid of surface electrodes or volume electrodes.
Ultrasonic Cardiac Ablation System (1)
Ultrasonic Cardiac Ablation System
Ultrasound angioplasty systems for therapeutic procedures.
Pacemaker Tester (1)
Pacemaker Tester
Tester that assesses the performance of implantable pacemakers; they are typically intended to measure, evaluate, display, and/or record a set of pacemaker parameters and/or visual waveforms, such as amplitude, pulse rate, and pulse width of the pacing current signal.
Stereotactic System, Cardiac Mapping Ablation (1)
Stereotactic System, Cardiac Mapping Ablation
Stereotactic system for 3-D cardiac mapping of cardiac structures, also used for ablation.
ECG R-Wave Trigger (1)
ECG R-Wave Trigger
This module is especially designed to accurately trigger different devices (e.g. stimulator or other devices) with the R-wave of an ECG signal. This device can work as a module of other medical devices, or as a stand alone unit, for different medical diagnostic procedures.
High Resolution Medical Video Monitor (1)
High Resolution Medical Video Monitor
High resolution monitors intended for use with various medical imaging techniques.
Image Intensifier (1)
Image Intensifier
A device which converts X-ray patterns into a visible image (Analogue).
Laboratory Pump (1)
Laboratory Pump
Pump designed to transfer or deliver fluids to support environmental conditions or to perform specific tasks required in clinical laboratories.
Angioscope (1)
Angioscope
Flexible endoscopic device designed for viewing blood vessels.
Thoracoscope (1)
Thoracoscope
An endoscope for examining the pleural cavity through an intercostal space.
Electrode Tester (1)
Electrode Tester
An appliance which tests the applied electrodes used in various diagnostic procedures such as EEG, ECG, EMG, ENG and evoked potentials.
External Pacemaker Tester (1)
External Pacemaker Tester
A device which analyzes the output of external pacemakers.
Rotational Angioplasty System (1)
Rotational Angioplasty System
A device which acts to remove hard calcified plaque during the angioplasty procedures.
Injector for Measuring Cardiac Output (1)
Injector for Measuring Cardiac Output
An injecting device which is used to facilitate the injection of the cold saline (0 deg C) for performing the measurement of the cardiac output.
Vascular Laboratory (1)
Vascular Laboratory
Integrated equipment for studies of the blood flow.
Pressure Transducer Adapter Cable (1)
Pressure Transducer Adapter Cable
Cable that translates one form of energy to another and transmit them as an electrical signal to a device.
ECG Calipers (1)
ECG Calipers
Caliper that calculates the distance between two points on a printed electrocardiogram waveform.
Cardiac Wall Stabilizer (1)
Cardiac Wall Stabilizer
Device for the local immobilization of a part of the cardiac wall with a minimum loss of muscle function during beating-heart surgical procedures.
Cardiograph (1)
Cardiograph
An instrument used to record the mechanical movements of the heart.
Dye Dilution Pump (1)
Dye Dilution Pump
Syringe pump that pulls blood through a densitometer to create dye dilution curves for cardiac output determination.
Cardiac Simulator (1)
Cardiac Simulator
Simulator that replicates some traits of normal or abnormal human heart functions.
Plunger Syringe (1)
Plunger Syringe
Plunger syringe that injects dye, usually into veins or arteries, for imaging procedures such as CT, MRI, radiographic angiography or some ultrasound procedures.
Cardiac Impedance Tester (1)
Cardiac Impedance Tester
Tester that calculates the opposition to a material or device's electric current circulation when a source of alternating voltage is administered to it.
Transducer Holder (1)
Transducer Holder
A holder that provides a level and secure platform to accommodate transducers
Flow Transducer (1)
Flow Transducer
A measuring device that calculates volume by dividing flow by time.
Atherectomy Angioplasty System (1)
Atherectomy Angioplasty System
A system for opening arteries without surgery.
Apex Cardiograph (1)
Apex Cardiograph
Cardiograph that creates a graphical record of the movements of the pericardium over the left ventricular apex of the heart
Thoracic Aspirator (1)
Thoracic Aspirator
Aspirator that gives suction for evacuation of gas, body fluids, or foreign materials that may collect between the lung and chest wall.
Capnometer (1)
Capnometer
Measuring instrument for direct assesment and display of the carbon dioxide saturation either in a patient's exhaled gas, in body cavities, and/or in body tissues.
Cardiac Output Unit (1)
Cardiac Output Unit
Instrument that checks the volume and flow rate of blood pumped by the heart.
Cardiokymograph (1)
Cardiokymograph
Cardiograph that records heart-wall motion, in an amplitude-versus-time graph.
Rib Guillotine (1)
Rib Guillotine
Surgical guillotine that horizontally cuts one or more ribs.
Sternum Knife (1)
Sternum Knife
Bone surgery knife for cutting the long bone plate forming the anterior wall of the thorax.
Laser Angioplasty System (1)
Laser Angioplasty System
Argon laser that administers its energy into the vessels to destroy sections of narrowing.
Cardiac Retractor (1)
Cardiac Retractor
A surgical instrument used to hold back sections of the heart or the edges of an incision in the heart.
Rib Ritractor (1)
Rib Ritractor
Rib cardiac retractor is a hand-cranked device that forcefully drive the rib tissues apart to obtain the necessary exposure during surgery
Thoracic Retractor (1)
Thoracic Retractor
Thoracic retractor is a hand-cranked device that forcefully drive thoracic tissues apart to obtain the necessary exposure during surgery.
Thoracic Trocar (1)
Thoracic Trocar
A sharp-pointed instrument equipped with a cannula, used to puncture the wall of an organ and withdraw fluid during thoracic surgery.
Angioplasty Ultrasound Therapy System (1)
Angioplasty Ultrasound Therapy System
Ultrasound therapy system that administers energy into the vessels to destroy sections of narrowing.
External Pacemaker Analyzer (1)
External Pacemaker Analyzer
Designed to assess the performance of external pacemakers that use invasive or noninvasive electrodes.
Spatula (1)
Spatula
Instrument that is used to remove cells or tissues from a surface or cavity, spread materials on a surface, or mix them.
Operating Room Automation System (1)
Operating Room Automation System
Automation system that manages multiple operating-room equipment via a common interface.
Operating Microscope Video Image Processor (1)
Operating Microscope Video Image Processor
Video image processor that takes and processes electronic images from an operating microscope and send the images to peripheral devices such as video monitors, VCRs, still-disk recorders, and video printers.
Intravenous Hanger (1)
Intravenous Hanger
Hanger to suspend intravenous fluid delivery containers.
Laser Safety Eyewear (1)
Laser Safety Eyewear
Protective device used during laser procedures containing filter glass that provides adequate visual transmission with high optical density for the specified laser wavelength with which they will be used.
Water-Jet Surgical Unit (1)
Water-Jet Surgical Unit
Surgical unit that performs surgery using jets of high-pressure water or water solutions.
Nerve Fiber Ablation System (1)
Nerve Fiber Ablation System
Radio-frequency therapy system used for selective excision of nerve pain fibers.
Vascular Clip Applier (1)
Vascular Clip Applier
Vascular clip applier that administers small atraumatic vascular clips for blood vessel ligature during a single surgical procedure to cease or prevent bleeding.
Suture Cutter (1)
Suture Cutter
An instrument used to cut sutures.
Automated Suture Unit (1)
Automated Suture Unit
Suture unit that administers conventional sutures to tissue with lowered operator intervention.
Surgical Procedure Tray (1)
Surgical Procedure Tray
A tray designed to provide all the instruments and supplies needed for the physician to perform a specific medical procedure.
Fiberoptic Retractor (1)
Fiberoptic Retractor
Retractor suited with a fiberoptic light source that is used to give light to surgical site.
Cannula Clamps (1)
Cannula Clamps
Clamp for holding and/or compressing a cannula without damaging it.
Tracheal Dilator (1)
Tracheal Dilator
The tracheal dilator is a surgical instrument inserted into the trachea and then opened in order to increase the diameter of the trachea.
Implantable Defribrillator Lead (1)
Implantable Defribrillator Lead
Lead that conducts electrical signals from the pulse-generating unit of an implantable defibrillator/pacemaker to the heart and then creates the myocardial signals back to the unit.
Microsurgical Instrument (1)
Microsurgical Instrument
An instrument designed for microsurgery.
Cardiac Catheterization Modular Medical Facility (1)
Cardiac Catheterization Modular Medical Facility
Freestanding stationary modular medical facilitiy that has the equipment and items to operate as an integrated unit for performing cardiac catheterization procedures .
Programmer/Tester (1)
Programmer/Tester
Device for testing and/or changing the functions of implanted programmable devices.
Extracorporeal Pump (1)
Extracorporeal Pump
Pump for extracorporeal gas exchange and reinfusion of blood, usually during heart-lung bypass procedures.
Spreader (1)
Spreader
A rib spreader is a type of retractor specifically designed to separate ribs in thoracic surgery.
Intraoperative Pacemaker Tester (1)
Intraoperative Pacemaker Tester
Implantable cardiac pacemaker tester that calculates the minimum electrical stimulus that causes a ventricular contraction and the minimum intracardiac signal amplitude to impede the pacemaker.
Force Transducer (1)
Force Transducer
Transducer that changes mechanical forces into electrical signals with values that range depending on the intensity of the force.
Tissue Forceps (1)
Tissue Forceps
Forceps without teeth or with one or more small teeth at the end of each blade, designed for handling tissues with minimal trauma during surgery.