Single use devices

A doctor in the US has been suspended after allegedly reusing disposable single-use anal catheters, according to the news site, NJ. Read more


A single-use diathermy abbey needle that helps surgeons improve performance and outcomes during a range of procedures has launched at Medica by the UK company, Single Use Surgical. Read more


Proactivity and due diligence are the key to success for new MDR roll-out, says Peter Rose, Maetrics Read more


Emily Mitzel and Paul Littley, Nelson Labs, look at the justifications and validations for third-party reprocessing of single-use medical devices. Read more


Stéphane Regnault, chairman of Vygon’s board of management explains the company’s role in the single use medical devices sector Read more



Source: GE Healthcare.

CareFusion has completed the acquisition of specialty plastic single use disposables manufacturer Vital Signs. Read more


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Source: Noxilizer.

Sam Anson discusses this question in response to reports of hospital sterilisation departments putting single use plastic devices through more than one sterilisation cycle, both deliberately and by accident. Read more