Technology | Interventional Radiology | May 16, 2017

Platform provides an over-patient work surface for vascular and interventional radiology

Adept Medical Launches IR Platform, interventional radiology

May 16, 2017 — Adept Medical announced the launch of the IR Platform, designed as an over-patient work surface for vascular and interventional radiology. The platform provides clinical benefits to the current practice of laying procedural equipment over the patient’s legs by offering a stable, radiolucent, height- and length-appropriate solution for femoral artery access procedures. It offers a stable solution for catheter/guide wire manipulation, with a large work area for equipment.

The height of the platform can be adjusted to suit the specific patient size, ensuring the surface’s feathered leading edge can be tuned to the femoral access site. The platform, with its attachable extension, can be set up at two different lengths according to equipment needs.

The stand-alone platform is well suited for shorter wire procedures such as rapid exchange catheter systems and the extended platform is suited for over-the-wire catheter systems or neuro radiology wires.

Placed over the patient’s legs once they are in a supine position on the imaging table, the carbon fiber composite is light, radiolucent, strong and easy to set up for each patient. For restless patients it can also be locked down, ensuring their movement will not dislodge the platform.

The IR Platform will be available for purchase June 1, 2017.

For more information: www.adeptmedical.co.nz

Related Content

News | Radiology Business

June 29, 2022 — Siemens Healthineers and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center announced a new alliance, aimed ...

Time June 29, 2022
arrow
News | SIR

June 20, 2022 — SIR Foundation launched a program to enhance the scientific rigor of research into interventional ...

Time June 20, 2022
arrow
News | Interventional Radiology

June 17, 2022 — Parag J. Patel, MD, MS, FSIR, an interventional radiologist and professor of radiology at the Medical ...

Time June 17, 2022
arrow
News | Computed Tomography (CT)

June 16, 2022 — Xoran Technologies has recently received a patent for a modular computed tomography (CT) system assembly ...

Time June 16, 2022
arrow
News | Interventional Radiology

June 13, 2022 — The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) presented its highest honor, the SIR Gold Medal, to ...

Time June 13, 2022
arrow
News | Interventional Radiology

June 13, 2022 — As demand for minimally invasive surgery continues to grow, GE Healthcare is committed to helping ...

Time June 13, 2022
arrow
News | Virtual and Augmented Reality

May 24, 2022 — Activ Surgical, a digital surgery pioneer, today announced the successful completion of an Institutional ...

Time May 24, 2022
arrow
News | Radiology Business

April 15, 2022 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) has released the latest edition of the ACR Appropriateness ...

Time April 15, 2022
arrow
News | Radiology Imaging

December 16, 2021 — Rayus Radiology, a leading national provider of advanced diagnostic and interventional radiology ...

Time December 16, 2021
arrow
News | Virtual and Augmented Reality

December 8, 2021 — Royal Philips, a leader in health technology, announced that the first patients have been ...

Time December 08, 2021
arrow
Subscribe Now