Intensive Care Unit - Medical Devices in South Africa

Medical Equipment Categories
Syringe (17)
Syringe
Syringe is often used to administer injections, insert intravenous drugs into the bloodstream, apply compounds such as glue or lubricant, and measure liquids.
Blood Pressure Monitor (13)
Blood Pressure Monitor
Automatic electronic non-invasive blood-pressure meters and monitors, also other non-invasive parameters.
ECG (10)
ECG
Multichannel and interpretive electrocardiographs for on-site analysis.
Dressing (10)
Dressing
An adjunct used by a person for application to a wound to promote healing or prevent further harm.
Pulse Oximeter (8)
Pulse Oximeter
Oximeter used to calculate the relative amount of oxygenated and deoxygenated hemoglobin by checking light absorbence changes resulting from arterial blood flow pulsations and presenting the results as percent saturation of hemoglobin in arterial blood.
Nebulizer (7)
Nebulizer
A device that delivers medication as a mist to be inhaled into the lungs.
Intravenous Line Connector (7)
Intravenous Line Connector
Intravenous line connector that gives access to an IV infusion set or catheter port from a needleless mechanism.
Infusion Pump Administration Set (7)
Infusion Pump Administration Set
Primary intravenous delivery set for liquid administration from a bag or bottle through an infusion pump either to a hub catheter or needle at the patient site, or to an extension tube set fixed to the patient site.
Physiologic Monitoring System (6)
Physiologic Monitoring System
Physiologic monitoring system to continuously track vital physiologic parameters in critical care conditions.
Stretcher (5)
Stretcher
Hospital stretchers for patient transportation within a healthcare facility, usually in a supine or prone position.
Adhesive Tape (5)
Adhesive Tape
Sticking tape made of natural, semi-synthetic or synthetic fibers.
Infusion Pump (4)
Infusion Pump
Infusion pumps for general-purpose liquid delivery.
Patient Monitor (4)
Patient Monitor
Physiologic monitoring systems that detect and display ECG's, respiratory rate, non-invasive and invasive blood pressure, body temperature, airway gas concentrations, and others.
ECG Lead (4)
ECG Lead
Each lead has a positive and negative pole attached to the surface of the skin, which can be used to measure the spread of electrical activity within the heart.
Instrument Tray (4)
Instrument Tray
Flat open container for carrying and storing sterile surgical instruments.
Infant Scales (4)
Infant Scales
Scales designed to weigh infants that are either mechanical or electronic.
Interpretative Electrocardiograph (4)
Interpretative Electrocardiograph
Multichannel electrocardiograph that takes and evaluates the electrical signals of the cardiac activity by computer using an internal algorithm.
Infant Warmer (3)
Infant Warmer
Radiant heat warming units for infants and newborns.
Spirometer (3)
Spirometer
Instrument that calculates the volume and flow rate of air inhaled and/or exhaled from the lungs and additional variables for pulmonary function evaluation.
pH Meter/Monitor (3)
pH Meter/Monitor
A pH meter is an electronic instrument used to measure and monitor the pH of a liquid.
Breathing Circuit Adapter (3)
Breathing Circuit Adapter
An adapter attaches a patient's breathing circuit to a ventilator.
Household Humidifier (3)
Household Humidifier
A humidifier is a household appliance that increases humidity (moisture) in a single room or in the entire house.
Analgesic Infusion Pump, Patient-Controlled (3)
Analgesic Infusion Pump, Patient-Controlled
Infusion pump that administers a chosen amount of analgesic drug on demand.
Scissors (3)
Scissors
Scissors that cut bandage, gauze, and dressing.
Sharps Disposal Unit (3)
Sharps Disposal Unit
Puncture-resistant container used to dispose sharp objects used in medical treatment and procedures.
Cable/Lead (3)
Cable/Lead
An electric cable that delivers electricity to medical devices and equipment.
Laryngoscope Blade (3)
Laryngoscope Blade
Removable distal part of a rigid laryngoscope that illuminates and displaces the lower pharynx, larynx, and upper trachea.
Vascular Catheter (3)
Vascular Catheter
A thin flexible plastic tube that is inserted into a patient's vein and remains there for repeated access to the vein
Defibrillator/Pacemaker, External (3)
Defibrillator/Pacemaker, External
Defibrillator-pacemaker that produces electric impulses outside the body and administers them to the heart through the chest wall using paddles.
Neonatal Patient Monitor (3)
Neonatal Patient Monitor
Physiologic monitor for continuous observation of vital physiologic parameters of newborns and infants.
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.
Thermometer Probe (3)
Thermometer Probe
The part of the thermometer which enters the body in order to check temperature.
Breathing Monitor (2)
Breathing Monitor
Bedside monitors for continuous measurement of carbon dioxide and/or oxygen.
Glucose Monitor (2)
Glucose Monitor
Point-of-Care whole blood analyzers measuring glucose concentration in blood.
Medicine Cart (2)
Medicine Cart
Carts designed to transport medication and supplies to patient's bed.
Thermometer (2)
Thermometer
A device that measures temperature or temperature gradient using a variety of different principles.
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.
Bed, Pediatric (2)
Bed, Pediatric
Pediatric beds for intensive care or transport within medical facility.
Patient Hoist (2)
Patient Hoist
Transfer lifts and track-mounted patient lifts.
Ultrasound, Cardiac (2)
Ultrasound, Cardiac
Cardiac ultrasonic scanning systems.
External Automated Defibrillator (2)
External Automated Defibrillator
External automated defibrillators which can be operated by non medical personnel.
Laboratory Glucose Analyzer (2)
Laboratory Glucose Analyzer
Laboratory glucose analyzers.
Mist Tent (2)
Mist Tent
Tent that gives a suspension of liquid or solid particles for the patient to breath.
Exam Light (2)
Exam Light
A high power lamp intended for illuminating the examined area. Sometimes used for various small operations and other medical purposes.
Monitor Mount (2)
Monitor Mount
A fastening system that secures a monitor to a wall, table or stand.
Pressure Transducer (2)
Pressure Transducer
An electronic device that turns blood pressure into electrical signals that is recorded graphically for monitoring purposes.
ECG Transmitter/Receiver System (2)
ECG Transmitter/Receiver System
System that submits and receives electrocardiographic signals through telephone channels.
Hypodermic Syringe (2)
Hypodermic Syringe
Small-caliber plunger syringe that administers liquids through a hollow needle beneath the skin.
Intensive Care Ventilator (2)
Intensive Care Ventilator
Ventilator for use in critical care settings that most use positive pressure to administer gas to the lungs at normal breathing rates and tidal volumes through an endotracheal tube or tracheostomy.
Endoscopic Light Source (2)
Endoscopic Light Source
Fiberoptic light source that can be connected through a pliable fiberoptic cable to a stiff endoscope.
Bedside Scales (2)
Bedside Scales
Bedside scales that weigh the patient by lifting them from their bed.
Bar-Code Medication Administration (BCMA) System (2)
Bar-Code Medication Administration (BCMA) System
Bar-coded information system that builds safeguards in medicine administration by confirming at the point of care that administered medications suit the provider orders.
Vital Signs Physiologic Monitoring Software (2)
Vital Signs Physiologic Monitoring Software
Physiologic monitoring software used to run vital sign monitors, control/monitor a limited number of their capabilities, and/or process data taken while monitoring.
ECG Physiologic Recording Software (2)
ECG Physiologic Recording Software
Physiologic recording software for later processing of electrocardiography data taken during recording.
Patient Transfer Board (2)
Patient Transfer Board
Board that helps in transfering the patient between two close surfaces.
Syringe Driver (2)
Syringe Driver
A small infusion pump used to gradually deliver small amounts of fluid to a patient or for chemical and biomedical research.
Intravenous Pole (2)
Intravenous Pole
Slender stand to suspend containers of liquid for intravenous delivery to patients.
Sphygmomanometer, Mercury (2)
Sphygmomanometer, Mercury
Sphygmomanometer with an inflatable cuff that goes around the arm, a bulb for controlling the air pressure within the cuff, and a mercury manometer.
Stopcock (2)
Stopcock
Device that normalizes and/or stops fluid flow through a conduit or at its outlet.
Oxygen Meter (2)
Oxygen Meter
Instrument that checks the saturation of dissolved oxygen in solutions.
Filtration System (2)
Filtration System
A system that removes particles, gas or liquid from another substance.
EEG Physiologic Monitor Module (2)
EEG Physiologic Monitor Module
Module of a physiologic monitor, along with associated devices, to take, calculate, and process information for the intention of continuously observing electrical signals produced by the brain and the related electroencephalogram.
Medicine Cabinet (2)
Medicine Cabinet
Healthcare cabinet that stores medicines and other frequently used, disposable products.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Emergency Kit (2)
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Emergency Kit
A collection of instruments and materials needed to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Mobile Radiographic Unit (2)
Mobile Radiographic Unit
Radiographic unit that includes a manually driven or motor-driven wheeled cart that transports an x-ray generator, an x-ray tube and tube stand, collimators, and a film cassette storage drawer.
Sling Scales (2)
Sling Scales
Bedside scales that weigh the patient by lifting them from the bed, similar to the way a patient lift does.
Laryngoscope Handle (2)
Laryngoscope Handle
Handle that grasps and supplies power to a laryngoscope blade.
Patient Humidifier (2)
Patient Humidifier
Humidifier positioned in the patient's inspiratory line to raise the humidity and temperature of the gas flow into the lungs by delivering in-line heated water vapor.
Capnograph (2)
Capnograph
Graphic recorder that collects, recording data and displays it on a graph showing carbon dioxide content during the inspiratory/expiratory cycle in the form of a graph.
Neuromuscular Block Monitoring Module (2)
Neuromuscular Block Monitoring Module
Module that is part of a physiologic monitor, that along with related devices, takes, measures, and processes information for continuously monitoring the level of neuromuscular block.
Electrolyte Analyzer (1)
Electrolyte Analyzer
General purpose electrolyte analyzers.
Blood Gas Analyzer (1)
Blood Gas Analyzer
Blood gas/pH analyzers for laboratories.
Emergency Cart (1)
Emergency Cart
Carts with appropriate features for emergency cardiopulmonary resuscitation procedures.
Alternating Pressure Bed (1)
Alternating Pressure Bed
Bed with electrically controlled inflatable air cushions.
Ear Thermometer (1)
Ear Thermometer
Electronic infrared thermometers.
Hemodialysis Machine (1)
Hemodialysis Machine
Devices for hemodialysis.
Ultrasound, Portable (1)
Ultrasound, Portable
Portable, small, and lightweight ultrasonic scanning systems of small superficial organs.
Warming Cabinet (1)
Warming Cabinet
Warming devices for blankets and other items.
Ventilator, Pediatric (1)
Ventilator, Pediatric
Neonatal and pediatric ventilators for use in intensive care.
Feeding Pump (1)
Feeding Pump
Enteral feeding pumps.
Apnea Monitor (1)
Apnea Monitor
Devices which detect breathing stops (apnea).
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.
Syringe Pump (1)
Syringe Pump
Intravenous, controlled low-dose infusion pumps.
Temperature Monitor (1)
Temperature Monitor
Temperature monitors for bedside use.
C-Arm (1)
C-Arm
Mobile radiographic and fluoroscopic units.
ECG Scanner (1)
ECG Scanner
Scanners that analyze and display recorded data from ECG holters/recorders.
Manual Wheelchair (1)
Manual Wheelchair
User and/or attendant operated manually propelled wheelchairs.
Training Manikin (1)
Training Manikin
Anatomically correct model of the human body or parts for medical training.
Scale, Chair (1)
Scale, Chair
Scales designed to weigh patients directly from a chair or wheelchair.
Identification System, Blood Transfusion (1)
Identification System, Blood Transfusion
Blood transfusion ID systems for patients, samples and blood packs.
Sphygmomanometer (1)
Sphygmomanometer
A device used to measure blood pressure, comprising of an inflatable cuff to restrict blood flow, and a mercury or mechanical manometer to measure the pressure.
ESR Measurement Device (1)
ESR Measurement Device
A device or a rack for measuring the rate of blood (erythrocyte) sedimentation. Multi test capabilities which enables the laboratory in performing a high throughput of blood samples.
Powered Wheelchair (1)
Powered Wheelchair
Battery-powered wheelchairs for indoor and outdoor use. These electric models are heavier than manual chairs, and are suitable for users with limited upper body strength, or those who can't use self-propelled chairs.
Artificial Airway Humidifier (1)
Artificial Airway Humidifier
Humidifier that adds moisture to the gases in the inspiratory artificial airways, raising the humidity of the gas delivered into the lungs.
Ultrasonic Transducer (1)
Ultrasonic Transducer
Transducer that converts electrical signals into mechanical energy in the form of sound and vice versa.
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.
Airway Clearance Unit (1)
Airway Clearance Unit
Airway clearance unit that assert automated mechanical oscillation to the chest wall to take a high-frequency oscillation of the air column in the conducting airways.
Nitrous Oxide Dosimeter (1)
Nitrous Oxide Dosimeter
A device that calculates exposure to Nitrous Oxide.
Demand Valve (1)
Demand Valve
A demand valve provides a safe and effective means of delivering an oxygen concentration to ventilate non-breathing or respiratory distressed patients
Endoscopic Telescope (1)
Endoscopic Telescope
The viewing part of an endoscope or laparoscope that allows the observation of internal tissues and/or organs of the human body that normally are inaccessible through natural canals, body cavities, or surgical orifices.
Enteral Feeding Pump (1)
Enteral Feeding Pump
Infusion pump for enteral delivery of feeding solutions that give an accurate control of the liquid flow.
Cradle Bed (1)
Cradle Bed
Immobile bed that looks like a baby cradle to protect the patient.
Patient Transfer Stretcher (1)
Patient Transfer Stretcher
Mobile hospital stretcher that allows hospital personnel to atraumatically move a patient without altering the patients body position or lifting, rolling, or dragging them.
Neonatal Ventilator (1)
Neonatal Ventilator
Intensive care ventilator for neonatal and/or pediatric respiratory support.
Facility Boom (1)
Facility Boom
Facility boom is used to organize and support hospital utility services and medical devices.
Physiologic Monitor Data Interface Unit (1)
Physiologic Monitor Data Interface Unit
Data interface unit that permits communication between a physiologic monitor and a computer or computer peripherals, giving data download functionalities to the monitor and real-time numerical and/or graphical data computer processing.
Critical Care Data Management System (1)
Critical Care Data Management System
Information system that gives up-to-date patient data during critical care.
Physiologic Recording Software (1)
Physiologic Recording Software
Physiologic recording software for later processing of physiologic data taken during recording.
Bassinet (1)
Bassinet
Small bed with low sides especially for very young infants.
Medicine Storage Cabinet (1)
Medicine Storage Cabinet
Cabinet that holds medicines and toiletries.
Circulatory Assist Unit, Peripheral Compression (1)
Circulatory Assist Unit, Peripheral Compression
Peripheral circulatory assist unit for occasional compression.
Infusion Controller (1)
Infusion Controller
Infusion controller monitors the amount and speed with which fluid is infused.
Stopcock Manifold (1)
Stopcock Manifold
These manifold gives a simple and reliable way of interfacing more then one fluid or gas lines together through luer fittings.
Mattress System (1)
Mattress System
A mattress system is flexible in order to bend when a bed's positioning is adjusted.
Oxygen-Air Proportioner (1)
Oxygen-Air Proportioner
Device that mixes compressed air and oxygen to reach oxygen concentrations of 21% to 100% at either high- or low-output flows.
Patient Transfer Aids (1)
Patient Transfer Aids
Aids that make transfering a diabled person simpler that require partial or total assistance when going to or from a bed, stretcher, operating table, wheelchair, or other location.
Positive Airway Pressure Unit (1)
Positive Airway Pressure Unit
Device that applies positive airway pressure at two different adjustable levels during each breathing cycle, giving independent pressures during inhalation and exhalation while the patient is breathing naturally.
Stretcher Mattress (1)
Stretcher Mattress
Mattresse suitable for hospital stretchers or ambulances.
Circulatory Assist Unit, Intra-Aortic Balloon (1)
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.
Nitric Oxide Delivery Unit (1)
Nitric Oxide Delivery Unit
Delivery Unit that delivers nitric oxide into the respiratory system, some units can have gas monitoring capabilities.
Tracheostomy Care Kit (1)
Tracheostomy Care Kit
A kit with the necessary equipment to perform a tracheostomy.
Urine Flowmeter (1)
Urine Flowmeter
Flowmeter that measures the patient's urine flow rate.
EEG Electrode (1)
EEG Electrode
Electrode fastened to the patient's scalp to calculate, amplify, present in graphic form, and record the weak electrical signals produced by the brain.
Data Recorder (1)
Data Recorder
Electronic storage recorder for archiving analog or digital electronic data information.
Specialty Bed/Mattress System Controller (1)
Specialty Bed/Mattress System Controller
Controller that aids turning a patient laterally, either occasionally or continuously in specialty beds and/or related mattress systems to stop and/or treat respiratory difficulties, skin complications, and related problems in critically ill, immobile patients.
Mobile Radiographic/Fluoroscopic Unit (1)
Mobile Radiographic/Fluoroscopic Unit
Radiographic/fluoroscopic unit typically includes two wheeled carts, one supporting the C-arm and the control console and the other holding display monitors and image processing and recording devices.
Cricothyrotomy Kit (1)
Cricothyrotomy Kit
Prepackaged collection of surgical instruments and supplies needed to cut through the skin and the cricoid and thyroid cartilages.
Tracheal Tube Stylet (1)
Tracheal Tube Stylet
Device that gives stability to a tracheal tube during intubation procedures.
Emergency Aspirator (1)
Emergency Aspirator
Aspirator that extracts obstructing secretions, blood, or vomit from a patient's airway to keep air passages to the lungs open and to permit spontaneous or mechanical ventilation.
Tracheostomy Tube Cuff (1)
Tracheostomy Tube Cuff
A device used to provide an airtight seal between a tracheal tube and a patient's trachea.
Inspiratory Pressure Manometer (1)
Inspiratory Pressure Manometer
Manometer that calculates the maximum negative pressure generated orally against a blocked airway or through the mouth after the complete expiration of residual volume subsequent to a single inspiration of maximum effort.
Tracheal Tube Introducers (1)
Tracheal Tube Introducers
The Introducer is designed to assist with tube placement during difficult intubations.
Tracheostomy Tube Adapter (1)
Tracheostomy Tube Adapter
An adapter which is fitted between the valve and the tracheostomy tube.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training Manikin (1)
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training Manikin
Training manikin that used in life-saving treatment training, such as cardiopulmonary resuscitation, rescue breathing, and choking first-aid.
Aerosol Generator (1)
Aerosol Generator
Device that creates gaseous suspensions of very small particles of a liquid or solid.
Positive Expiratory Pressure Airway Clearance Unit (1)
Positive Expiratory Pressure Airway Clearance Unit
Airway clearance unit that produces positive airway pressure in the airways as the patient exhales through a resistance.
Gastric Aspirator (1)
Gastric Aspirator
Aspirator that removes gastric secretions and toxic solutions from the stomach through intermittent vacuum suction.
Multiparameter Patient Monitor (1)
Multiparameter Patient Monitor
Bedside physiologic monitor that is customized to use one or more individual and/or multiparameter physiologic monitor modules.
Pulse Oximeter Probe (1)
Pulse Oximeter Probe
Probe for use with a pulse oximeter to calculate the oxygen saturation of hemoglobin according to the light absorbance of a patient's arterial blood.
Pressure/ Vacuum Regulator (1)
Pressure/ Vacuum Regulator
The vacuum regulator is a small, portable unit or device which is ideal for many applications requiring vacuum regulation.
Mattress (1)
Mattress
Bed mattress that gives a pressure-relief surface to the patient.