Orthopedics - Medical Devices in South Africa

Medical Equipment Categories
 (503)Surgical Instruments (23)
Surgical Instruments
A variety of tools which serve the surgeons while operating.
Wheelchair (14)
Wheelchair
Chair attached to large wheels for indoor or outdoor transportation of patients or individuals with impaired walking.
Dressing (10)
Dressing
An adjunct used by a person for application to a wound to promote healing or prevent further harm.
Bandage (8)
Bandage
A bandage is a piece of material used either to support a medical device such as a dressing or splint, or on its own to provide support to the body.
Adhesive Tape (5)
Adhesive Tape
Sticking tape made of natural, semi-synthetic or synthetic fibers.
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.
Instrument Tray (4)
Instrument Tray
Flat open container for carrying and storing sterile surgical instruments.
Body Composition Scale (3)
Body Composition Scale
Physiologic analyzers and scales which assess human body fat composition. These devices may determine body composition based on fat / fat free two component methods, or on several component methods.
Cane (3)
Cane
A device used by people to facilitate balancing while walking.
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.
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.
Patient Hoist (2)
Patient Hoist
Transfer lifts and track-mounted patient lifts.
Hospital Bed (2)
Hospital Bed
Adjustable electrically controlled bed.
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.
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.
Hypodermic Syringe (2)
Hypodermic Syringe
Small-caliber plunger syringe that administers liquids through a hollow needle beneath the skin.
Bedside Scales (2)
Bedside Scales
Bedside scales that weigh the patient by lifting them from their bed.
Patient Transfer Board (2)
Patient Transfer Board
Board that helps in transfering the patient between two close surfaces.
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.
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.
Wheeled Walker (2)
Wheeled Walker
Walker with four- or five-leg, stiff, frameworks with wheels to assist patients walk. Wheeled walker is intended to facilitate users' ambulation
Meniscus Knife (2)
Meniscus Knife
Surgical knife for cutting the crescent-shaped disks of fibrocartilage attached to bones during orthopedic procedures.
Argon Coagulator (1)
Argon Coagulator
Electrosurgical units capable of delivering argon gas for coagulation purposes.
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.
Bone Densitometer, Ultrasound (1)
Bone Densitometer, Ultrasound
Bone densitometers using ultrasonic measurements to assess bone density, usually at the calcaneus or patella. Patients are not exposed to radioactive X-rays.
Manual Wheelchair (1)
Manual Wheelchair
User and/or attendant operated manually propelled wheelchairs.
Bone Densitometer, Dual Energy (1)
Bone Densitometer, Dual Energy
Bone densitometers, dual energy, isotope or X-ray tube. (DEXA)
Bone Densitometer, Single Energy (1)
Bone Densitometer, Single Energy
Bone densitometer using isotope of X-ray radiation.
Cryogenic Storage System (1)
Cryogenic Storage System
Containers to store tissues and biological materials such as skin, bone etc
Implant Delivery Kit (1)
Implant Delivery Kit
Prepackaged collection of devices, instruments, and supplies needed to insert implants in appropriate positions according to the planned use.
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.
Endoscopic Teaching Attachments (1)
Endoscopic Teaching Attachments
Devices used alongside the eyepiece of a fiberoptic endoscope to send images of the endoscopic procedure to a second eyepiece.
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.
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.
PACS Workstation (1)
PACS Workstation
Workstation that processes and stores digital images and data taken by one or more diagnostic imaging systems, as well as computed radiography, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, and ultrasound scanners
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.
Walker/Chair (1)
Walker/Chair
Device that is a framework that combines a standard walker with a seat.
Orthopedic Internal Fixation System (1)
Orthopedic Internal Fixation System
A system used in surgical implementation of implants for the purpose of repairing a bone.
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.
Drill Guide (1)
Drill Guide
Device that directs the location of the drill hole and protects the surrounding tissue at the same time.
Gigli Saw Guide (1)
Gigli Saw Guide
A surgical instrument used in skull surgery.
Laminectomy Retractor (1)
Laminectomy Retractor
Instrument for fastening back the margins of a surgical wound in order to remove a vertebral posterior arch.
Intervertebral Disk Rongeur (1)
Intervertebral Disk Rongeur
A surgical instrument used in intervetrebral disk surgery.
Tendon Approximator (1)
Tendon Approximator
Approximator that holds torn or resected portions of a tendon, grasping the tendon ends in an anatomically correct position without tension for the purpose of reattaching one portion to the other in order to complete the structure during a surgical procedure.
Wound Aspirator (1)
Wound Aspirator
Aspirator that evacuates gas, liquid, tissue and/or other debris from a wound by means of vacuum suction.
Fracture Bedpan (1)
Fracture Bedpan
Receptacle for urine and feces for patients confined to their beds.
Saw Blade (1)
Saw Blade
Blade that is the cutting component of a manually operated rotatory electric or pneumatic saw to cut materials, objects, or anatomic structures.
Arthroscopy Drainage Cannulae (1)
Arthroscopy Drainage Cannulae
Cannulae that aids to drain distention/irrigation solution from the joint during arthroscopic surgery.
Surgical Chisel (1)
Surgical Chisel
Bone surgical chisel used to remove bone during orthopedic surgical procedures.
Bone Cutter (1)
Bone Cutter
Cutter that can puncture or divide a bone in two.
Orthopedic Elevator (1)
Orthopedic Elevator
Retractor for raising or replacing the zygomatic bone or arch.
Orthopedic Forceps (1)
Orthopedic Forceps
An instrument that has two blades and a handle and is used for handling, grasping, or compressing
Gouge (1)
Gouge
A chisel with a concavo-convex cross section for removing portions of bone in surgery
Bone Mallet (1)
Bone Mallet
Mallet that strikes a chisel or other driving or cutting instrument into bone.
Orthopedic Osteotome (1)
Orthopedic Osteotome
Osteotome that cuts and/or shapes bone during orthopedic procedures.
Arthroscopy Probe (1)
Arthroscopy Probe
An arthroscopy probe is a medical device used in conjunction with arthroscopic procedures to evaluate articular cartilage properties.
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.
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.
Raspatory (1)
Raspatory
Surgical instruments used to smooth the edges of a divided bone.
Fiberoptic Retractor (1)
Fiberoptic Retractor
Retractor suited with a fiberoptic light source that is used to give light to surgical site.
Orthopedic Retractor (1)
Orthopedic Retractor
A surgical instrument that is used to hold tissue away from the surgical area.
Spinal Image-Guided Surgery Stereotactic System Software (1)
Spinal Image-Guided Surgery Stereotactic System Software
Software that operates computer-assisted spinal surgery systems and controls their functions.
Tendon Stripper (1)
Tendon Stripper
A tendon stripper helps the doctor remove just the right amount and shape of tissue.
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.