Global tradeshow management company Kallman Worldwide organized the dedicated pavilion at Arab Health, the largest healthcare exhibition and congress in the Middle East and the second largest in the world.
The U.S. International Pavilion businesses at this year’s show are mostly small to mid-sized; about a third are exhibiting at the show for the first time and many are using the show to launch products and services. The pavilion features three large state displays, promoting trade with companies from Pennsylvania, Florida and Illinois.
Airon #2A35 (Melbourne, FL) will be launching the pNeuton mini Transport Ventilator, providing new infant transport ventilator infant/pediatric ventilation and CPAP for use in hospital, MRI and transport. Pure pneumatic technology eliminates the need for any batteries. The pNeuton mini provides a full range of oxygen delivery from 21% to 100%. This ventilator is specifically ruggedized for any transport conditions, and MRI-compatible for up to 3 tesla.
Amfit #1F01 (Vancouver, WA) will be displaying custom shoe insoles individually created to the contours of the foot to allow comfort and support for both prescriptive and normal uses. System users include podiatrists, orthotists, pedorthists, physical therapists, chiropractors and more. Amfit aims to provide clean, fast 3-dimensional digital plantar casting capabilities and nearly limitless Correct and Confirm software to create the most widely accepted custom insoles available. A complete fabrication system combines the Contact Digitizer Scanner with Cad/Cam MillingUnit for flexibility and control of accommodative and functional foot orthotics.
Chart Inc. #1F14 (Ball Ground, GA) manufactures cryogenic sample storage vessels and home liquid oxygen systems for respiratory patients. Experts in portable oxygen concentrator technology, its Eclipse3′s autoSAT feature provides the highest demand dosages available, as well as 3 LPM continuous oxygen flows. Launching the energy-efficient MVE Variō™ Series into their line of stainless steel freezers, which operates at 1/10 the cost of leading mechanical freezers.
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia #2B51 (Philadelphia, PA), CHOP, is sending pediatric faculty and hospital and International Patient Services team experts. Drs. Rodney Finalle and Trude Haecker, along with Cynthia Haines join event speakers Jacquelyn Evans, MD (“Nosocomial infection in neonates and neonatal emergencies”) and Alan W. Flake, MD, (“Minimally invasive surgery in neonates”). International Patient Services gives access around the world to pediatric physicians and surgeons in every specialty.
Clinton Industries #2B57 (York, PA) is launching one of its best sellers in the USA, the 8870 Family Practice Table, to the international market. The table is designed to be high value, offering more than a dozen features including storage from either side, air spring adjustable backrest, two-position stirrups, padded pull-out leg rest and optional pull-out basin. Also showcased will be the company’s line of exam tables, medical accessories, physical therapy equipment, sports training equipment and its unique line of pediatric tables and cabinets.
Control-X Medical #2A52 (Columbus, OH) is launching Z-Motion Universal Radiographic Digital System, motorized and manual in all motion and fits into a minimum ceiling height of 94”. The Z-Motion provides a new approach for practitioners to utilize digital flat panel technology requiring only one digital flat panel to obtain practically any type of exposure by utilizing an extensive range of positions.
Corpak Medsystems #1H15 (Buffalo Grove, IL) Exhibiting for the first time as an independent company, the stand will feature Cortrak, a unique system that uses computer technology to guide clinicians in placement confirmation of nasoenteric feeding tubes into the alimentary tract by showing the relative location of the feeding tube tip. The company develops, manufactures and markets medical devices focused on the enteral feeding and bedside location technology markets, including premium branded, adult, long-term nasogastric ‘NG’ feeding tubes. Other products include gastrostomy feeding tubes, gastric relief devices and enteral feeding safety devices.
Del Medical #1G54 (Roselle, IL) is launching to the international market its new high-performance Surgical C-Arm System. The system design allows for fast and efficient workflow while delivering high quality images with the integrated triple field, 9″ image intensifier tube, CCD digital camera and rotating anode tube.
ITA-MED #1H55 (San Francisco, CA) offers a complete line of quality, innovative solutions for orthopedic support, pain management, and venous health at competitive prices. The only manufacturer to combine medically correct orthopedic designs with natural, highly breathable non-allergenic materials to enable prolonged wear without causing discomfort and dermatitis. Use of technologies like the patent pending MAXAR Bio-Magnetic Therapy support belts for a drug-free alternative to pain management. High quality compression hosiery at competitive prices.
JD Honigberg #1F38 (Northbrook, IL) markets non-ferrous (aluminum) painted emergency and anesthesia carts for use in MRI rooms. Launching the Impact Instrumentation 731 ventilator series for transport, ICU and MRI use, weighing only 4.3kgs, with easy-to-read display screen and guided instructions. Supportive comfortable hospital chairs for physicians, patients and waiting rooms. The first mechanical CPR machine with ventilator is the only device to perform both mechanical CPR and ventilation to the patient and the only device offer 5cm deep chest compression at a rate of 100 per minute. The gas-operated device does not require electricity or batteries to deliver compressions.
Hausted Patient Handling Systems #1E32 (Montgomery, AL) is returning to Arab Health after its re-acquisition from STERIS Corporation in early 2010 and with a new manufacturing facility. Its product line includes multiple and specialty-purpose stretchers, mobile surgical units, all-purpose and specialty stretcher chairs.
Humanscale #1E05 (London, UK) designs and manufacturers ergonomic products that improve health, comfort and work life quality. Their solutions are designed for functional simplicity and ultimate ease of use. Aiming to achieve more with less, Humanscale’s product designs have been honored with more than 100 awards since 2007, and featured in the Museum of Modern Art and the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum.
The Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity #1F19 is featuring the products of eight life science companies with unique technologies of interest to the health sector: Advangene Consumables, Liquetech Environmental Solutions, American Plastics Technologies, Typenex Medical, AK Global Med, New Medical Technologies Inc., Laitek Inc., Dwyer Products Corp. As a group, the products reduce pain, increase comfort and address quality of life issues as well.
Impact Instrumentation #2A50 (West Caldwell, NJ) is a U.S.A.-based designer and manufacturer of medical devices and equipment including the Uni-Vent portable/transport and bedside Critical Care ventilators, Ultra-Lite aspirators and Sorensen suctioning units. The company also makes a line of specialty mounting systems including CCLAWTM, which allows for mounting various medical devices and Impact ventilators on litters for ease of transport.
Integrity Life Sciences #2A37 (Tampa, FL) The company’s non-surgical spinal decompression machines use a specialized technique that gently separates the vertebrae, creating a vacuum inside the target disc. It provides non-invasive, non-surgical, drug-free alternative treatment for low back pain, sciatica, disc degeneration, disc bulges, disc herniations and facet syndrome.
iSOFT #1H10 (Falls Church, VA) healthcare IT company is showing a range of solutions for integrated care selected for the burgeoning needs of healthcare providers across the Middle East. Solutions include hospital information system Enterprise Manager, primary care solution for GP practices, e-prescribing and medicine management solution shown to halve medication errors, enterprise-wide resource scheduling system, laboratory information system and radiology information system.
LifeSaver Solutions #1E56 (Anaheim, CA) HealthWise USA™ top quality dietary supplements and vitamins with natural ingredients made in the U.S.A. The line includes Anti-Wrinkle, Joint Plus, Super Omega, Sugar Balance, Fat Burner, Centamin (multi vitamins) and Cholesterol Fighter. The company is actively seeking and evaluating potential exclusive distributors in different regions all over the world. Launching: Centamin-Kids, Centamin-Women, Centamin-Men, plus a complete ladies’ line: Hair, Nails & Skin, Menstrual Relief, Menopause Plus, Breast Enhancement and Pregnancy Support.
Liquitech #1F19 (Lombard, IL) delivers medical grade water disinfection to healthcare, hospitality, commercial, industrial and government facilities. Copper Silver Ionization custom fabricated system provides total protection including applications such as the Middle East’s unique climate and water storage methods and ensuing risk for bacteria. In addition, the system provides residual protection from Legionella and other waterborne pathogens through Closed Loop Proportional Control, which is able to adjust itself based on changes in water consumption and quality.
Medispec #1F54 (Germantown, MD) is launching its non-invasive, painless erectile dysfunction solution. The shock wave treatment, which is optimal for patients not responding to pharmacotherapy, reportedly treats long-term effects with “outstanding” clinical results and no reported side-effects. The treatment causes no systemic load on other organs and healthy tissues. The procedure requires no sedation or anesthesia.
Medprin #2B55 (La Mirada, CA) has developed a unique dural repair patch for neurosurgery, ReDura. Based on advanced regenerative medical technologies, ReDura uses a proven, FDA-approved biodegradable synthetic material with demonstrated histocompatibility and safety, avoiding potential risk of animal-source disease transmission, and long-term foreign body reaction caused by existence of non-degradable materials. ReDura is fabricated to a nano-fibrous scaffold with three-dimensional networks, which can facilitate cellular migration and growth within the patch and thus enhance repair and regeneration of an injured dura.
NewMedical Technology #1F19 (Northbrook, IL) First-time exhibitor NewMedical is showcasing its advanced silicone gel product line, NewGel+ scar management products, for the management and reduction of all types of scars, including scars resulting from surgery, trauma, burns, keloid and hypertrophic scars. Its NewGel +E is a silicone gel ointment that also contains Vitamin E. The entire line aims to provide excellent self-adhesion and durability.
Nova Biomedical #1G01 (Waltham, MA) will launch Nova Max Plus monitors with both glucose and blood ketone monitoring capability. In addition to testing for blood glucose levels, people with diabetes can use the new Nova Max® Plus™ meters to also check their blood for ketone levels. The device requires no coding for glucose or ketone test strips, removing a potential error-inducing step. It also eliminates glucose errors by non-glucose sugars. Its 0.3 microliter sample, 33 gauge lancet, and alternate site testing size is designed for less pain for testing.
Novarad #IG51 (American Fork, UT) presents NovaPACS (a complete, turnkey PACS offering fast image retrieval, full-feature viewer with intuitive interface) now available with Dell’s Unified Clinical Archive (UCA) for medical image data storage and retrieval. The UCA removes the barriers of information silos created by disparate medical systems to enable secure management, storage, and sharing of data at an affordable price. Also being demoed, NovaDose radiation dose monitoring software that directly accesses cumulative patient, exam and modality dose history from the PACS database and provides near-time visibility to potential excessive patient radiation dose before additional exposure occurs. NovaPACS DICOM images and patient reports can now be viewed on iPad with: Novarad Mobile Rad™ image reading tool for radiologists and specialists and Novarad Mobile Rad MD for referring physicians.
OraSure #2B39 (Bethlehem, PA) develops, manufactures and distributes oral fluid diagnostic and collection devices and other technologies designed to detect or diagnose critical medical conditions. These products include tests for the detection of antibodies to the HIV virus, including OraQuick ADVANCE Rapid HIV-1/2 Antibody Test and the OraSure HIV-1 Oral Specimen Collection Device, a test for antibodies to the HCV virus, the OraQuick HCV Rapid Antibody Test, and oral fluid testing solutions for drugs of abuse testing, including Intercept Oral Fluid Drug Testing System and Q.E.D. Saliva Alcohol Test. The company also sells cryosurgical products (Histofreezer) and is a provider of oral fluid sample collection, stabilization and preparation products for molecular diagnostic applications.
Pacific Consolidated Industries (PCI) #1E55 (Riverside, CA) designs and builds air separation generators and related equipment. The DOCS design is based on vacuum swing adsorption (VSA) and utilizes a totally oil-free process, aiming to provide the most reliable onsite oxygen supply with the lowest available power consumption and maintenance cost. Further, the DOCS has the ability to automatically adjust its production capacity to match the hospital’s real time oxygen demand and has remote monitoring capability through the Internet. This results in a very cost-effective onsite oxygen supply solution for hospitals.
Sterling Medical Corporation #1F05 (Cincinnati, OH) provides healthcare services to government agencies, HMOs, hospitals, and clinics, including direct patient care, academic training of residents, and advisory/consultative services in emergency medicine, family practice, internal medicine, pediatrics, radiology, orthopedics, ENT, dermatology, anesthesia and psychiatry.
Typenex #1F19 (Chicago, IL) is launching its FinalCheck™ Recipient Safety System to the international market. The easy-to-use barrier system helps reduce the risk of mistransfusion and mislabeled specimens in the blood bank by preventing access to the unit of blood unless the transfusionist is at the correct patient’s bedside. The system also enhances safety in the clinical laboratory with its laboratory safety device portfolio.
Ultrasound Imaging Technology #2A51 (Alpharetta, GA) will be offering refurbished ultrasound systems and new parts and probes. UIT is an exporter and supplier of ultrasound systems, transducers, and parts and specializes in providing ultrasound solutions with a comprehensive menu of offerings. Its aim is to help customers ultimately save money with its expertise, service and technical support (even for systems not purchased from UIT).
ZONARE #1F13 (Mountain View, CA) ultrasound system delivers high-end image quality powered by its proprietary Zone Sonography™ Technology (ZSTTM), which compensates for speed of sound variations across patients enabling optimum image quality among a diverse patient population, ranging from neonatal to bariatric patients. The system’s battery pack and wireless Ethernet connection permits up to three hours of un-tethered scanning at the patient’s bedside during mobile applications. This eliminates the need to power-down and re-boot the system between patients, improving overall staffing efficiency. Mobile studies can be wirelessly transmitted back to the reading room as they are being generated on-the-go.
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