Internal Medicine - Medical Devices in South Africa

Medical Equipment Categories
Blood Pressure Monitor (14)
Blood Pressure Monitor
Automatic electronic non-invasive blood-pressure meters and monitors, also other non-invasive parameters.
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.
Physiologic Monitoring System (7)
Physiologic Monitoring System
Physiologic monitoring system to continuously track vital physiologic parameters in critical care conditions.
Patient Monitor (5)
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.
Interpretative Electrocardiograph (5)
Interpretative Electrocardiograph
Multichannel electrocardiograph that takes and evaluates the electrical signals of the cardiac activity by computer using an internal algorithm.
Blood Pressure Cuff (5)
Blood Pressure Cuff
Device that has an inflating and deflating bladder in an inelastic sleeve.
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.
Sharps Disposal Unit (4)
Sharps Disposal Unit
Puncture-resistant container used to dispose sharp objects used in medical treatment and procedures.
Defibrillator/Pacemaker, External (4)
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 (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.
Stethoscope (3)
Stethoscope
Acoustic devices for listening to internal sounds (auscultation). Often used to listen to heart sounds, intestines and blood flow in arteries and veins. Electronic stethoscope (stethophones) electronically amplify body sounds.
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.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Emergency Kit (3)
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Emergency Kit
A collection of instruments and materials needed to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Headlight (3)
Headlight
Device to be worn on a user's head that gives a light source to help personel see during surgical, diagnostic, or therapeutic procedures.
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 Gas Analyzer, POC (2)
Blood Gas Analyzer, POC
Blood testing devices for use at Point-Of-Care.
Emergency Cart (2)
Emergency Cart
Carts with appropriate features for emergency cardiopulmonary resuscitation procedures.
Thermometer (2)
Thermometer
A device that measures temperature or temperature gradient using a variety of different principles.
Training Manikin (2)
Training Manikin
Anatomically correct model of the human body or parts for medical training.
Power Exam Table (2)
Power Exam Table
Treatment and examination tables with height and position adjustments.
Manual Exam Table (2)
Manual Exam Table
Treatment and examination tables with height/position adjustments.
Ultrasonic Probes for PC (2)
Ultrasonic Probes for PC
Ultrasonic transducers with compact build transmitting and receiving system plugged into USB port for acquisition, processing and displaying ultrasonic images.
Vaginal Specula (2)
Vaginal Specula
Specula used to expand the vagina consisting of a mechanical instrument with two pivoted arms
Endoscopic Light Source (2)
Endoscopic Light Source
Fiberoptic light source that can be connected through a pliable fiberoptic cable to a stiff endoscope.
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.
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.
Data Recorder (2)
Data Recorder
Electronic storage recorder for archiving analog or digital electronic data information.
Tuning Fork (2)
Tuning Fork
A device used by medical practitioners to assess a patient's hearing. 
Medicine Cabinet (2)
Medicine Cabinet
Healthcare cabinet that stores medicines and other frequently used, disposable products.
Aural Speculum (2)
Aural Speculum
Speculum used to enlarge the ear canal to perform examination and manual procedures in the ear or as part of an otoscope for examination or surgery.
Nasal Speculum (2)
Nasal Speculum
Speculum used to enlarge the nasal cavity for examination and treatment of the inner surface of the nasal cavity.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training Manikin (2)
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training Manikin
Training manikin that used in life-saving treatment training, such as cardiopulmonary resuscitation, rescue breathing, and choking first-aid.
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.
Reflex Hammer (2)
Reflex Hammer
An instrument used to test deep tendon reflexes as an important part of the neurological physical examination in order to detect abnormalities in the nervous system.
Urine Analyzer (1)
Urine Analyzer
A device for urine analysis at the point-of-care (bedside urine analysis).
Glycohemoglobin Analyzer (1)
Glycohemoglobin Analyzer
Laboratory and point-of-care analyzers that measure levels of glycohemoglobin in blood.
Peritoneal Dialysis Unit (1)
Peritoneal Dialysis Unit
Device that extracts metabolic wastes through selective diffusion across the peritoneum by controlling the flow of a solution into and out of the abdominal cavity.
Hemodialysis Machine (1)
Hemodialysis Machine
Devices for hemodialysis.
Feeding Pump (1)
Feeding Pump
Enteral feeding pumps.
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.
Laser Blood Flow Detector (1)
Laser Blood Flow Detector
Laser blood flowmeters using Doppler principle from laser source.
Oxygen Monitor (1)
Oxygen Monitor
Oxygen monitors with electrochemical sensors.
Telemetry Monitor (1)
Telemetry Monitor
Telemetric monitors used for in the hospital setting.
Syringe Pump (1)
Syringe Pump
Intravenous, controlled low-dose infusion pumps.
Practice Management System (1)
Practice Management System
Data management information systems for physician's office and clinics.
Video Endoscopy (1)
Video Endoscopy
A video system used during endoscopic procedures.
Temperature Monitor (1)
Temperature Monitor
Temperature monitors for bedside use.
Intermittent Compression Unit (1)
Intermittent Compression Unit
Compression devices, intermittent or sequential, for treatment of poor circulation.
Pacemaker (1)
Pacemaker
Implantable cardiac pacemakers.
Pulmonary Stress Test (1)
Pulmonary Stress Test
Whole systems intended to measure the pulmonary (and sometimes the associated cardiac) functions under stress conditions.
Blood Pressure Holter (1)
Blood Pressure Holter
Data recorders/storage systems for blood pressure monitoring in ambulatory patients.
External Defibrillator (1)
External Defibrillator
Manually and battery-operated external defibrillators which include an ECG monitor.
Cardiac Stress Test (1)
Cardiac Stress Test
Systems for cardiac stress tests.
Endoscope Light Source (1)
Endoscope Light Source
Fiberoptic light sources for endoscopes.
Single Channel ECG (1)
Single Channel ECG
Single channel electrocardiographs.
PACS (1)
PACS
PACS (Picture Archiving and Communication System) for collecting, storing and retrieving patient images and data.
Voice Recorder (1)
Voice Recorder
Digital system for dictating and transcribing medical reports and records.
Ambulatory Infusion Pump (1)
Ambulatory Infusion Pump
Liquids infusion pumps for ambulatory use.
Tourniquet (1)
Tourniquet
Pneumatic tourniquets for use in limb surgery.
Scale, Chair (1)
Scale, Chair
Scales designed to weigh patients directly from a chair or wheelchair.
Patient Monitor Module (1)
Patient Monitor Module
Modules to be used in patient monitoring systems.
Thoracoscope (1)
Thoracoscope
An endoscope for examining the pleural cavity through an intercostal space.
Human Anatomy Model (1)
Human Anatomy Model
Human Anatomy Models for teaching and training purposes, as well as patient education.
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.
Removable Flat Panel for Digital Radiography (1)
Removable Flat Panel for Digital Radiography
A high resolution flat panel which can be attached in a simple way to radiographic system or inserted in the vicinity of the patient to produce high quality digital radiographic images.
Thermographic Imager (1)
Thermographic Imager
Non-invasive, non-contact diagnostic equipment which helps visualize and quantify changes in body heat and skin surface temperature. Areas with abnormal temperatures may relate to a number of medical conditions such as breast cancer, benign tumors, extremity disorders and blood flow related issues.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Hemofiltration Unit (1)
Hemofiltration Unit
Equipment that extracts particular toxins or wastes from the blood.
Endoscopic Picture Archiving and Communication System (1)
Endoscopic Picture Archiving and Communication System
System that stores and takes images from digital cameras or other digital imaging systems that are used for endoscopic procedures.
Enteral Feeding Pump (1)
Enteral Feeding Pump
Infusion pump for enteral delivery of feeding solutions that give an accurate control of the liquid flow.
Ultrasonic Scanning Data Processor (1)
Ultrasonic Scanning Data Processor
Data processor designed to take and process digital data collected from ultrasonic scanning systems.
Medicine Storage Cabinet (1)
Medicine Storage Cabinet
Cabinet that holds medicines and toiletries.
Tongue Depressor (1)
Tongue Depressor
Depressor presses and moves the tongue in order to view and evaluate the oral cavity.
Infusion Controller (1)
Infusion Controller
Infusion controller monitors the amount and speed with which fluid is infused.
Intravenous Hanger (1)
Intravenous Hanger
Hanger to suspend intravenous fluid delivery containers.
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.
Electronic Storage Recorder (1)
Electronic Storage Recorder
Recorder that stores information electronically in a solid state electronic memory.
Scales (1)
Scales
Patient scales with a horizontal platform that is placed on the floor, a chair for the patient, and a vertical column with measuring, control, and/or display functionality.
Ultrasonic Doppler Flowmeter (1)
Ultrasonic Doppler Flowmeter
An ultrasonic flowmeter is a volumetric flow meter which requires particulates or bubbles in the flow.
Contourograph (1)
Contourograph
Graphic recorder that continuously places time-varying segmented signals sequentially one on top of the other, either manually or using a computer
Impedance Cardiograph (1)
Impedance Cardiograph
Cardiograph that records changes in the thoracic electrical impedance resulting from the activity of the heart muscle, typically sensed at the body surface.
MRI Compatible Large Volume Infusion Pump (1)
MRI Compatible Large Volume Infusion Pump
Infusion pump that administers large amounts of liquid medications and other therapeutic solutions during MRI procedures.
Tracheostomy Care Kit (1)
Tracheostomy Care Kit
A kit with the necessary equipment to perform a tracheostomy.
Point-of-Care Analyzer (1)
Point-of-Care Analyzer
Analyzer used for testing at or near the site of patient care.
Resuscitation Cart (1)
Resuscitation Cart
Cart with drawers and compartments to organize the storage and transportation of equipment, instruments, and accessories needed for emergency cardiopulmonary resuscitation procedures.
Drug Delivery Iontophoresis Unit (1)
Drug Delivery Iontophoresis Unit
Device for minimum-access treatment of diseases by introduction of soluble drug ions into the body through an electric current.
CPR Counting Pacer (1)
CPR Counting Pacer
A device that helps the first aid health provider to pace time during delivery of CPR.
Automated External Defibrillator Training Aid (1)
Automated External Defibrillator Training Aid
Training aid that instructs users how to use an automated external defibrillator and its accessories.
Cannula Clamps (1)
Cannula Clamps
Clamp for holding and/or compressing a cannula without damaging it.
Tracheal Tube Stylet (1)
Tracheal Tube Stylet
Device that gives stability to a tracheal tube during intubation procedures.
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.
Airway Management Training Manikin (1)
Airway Management Training Manikin
Training manikin that is used in airway management and intubation training.
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.
Vascular Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Laser Scanning System (1)
Vascular Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Laser Scanning System
Near-infrared spectroscopy laser scanning system delivers data and images of the lipid composition of the inner layers of vascular walls for diagnosis and/or treatment.
Force Transducer (1)
Force Transducer
Transducer that changes mechanical forces into electrical signals with values that range depending on the intensity of the force.