What is a cpm machine

What is a CPM machine?

CPM, additionally known as continuous passive motion, could be a device that’s accustomed flex gently and extend the knee joint. The CPM machine is used after surgery to permit the ginglymoid joint to bend slowly.

The initial thought was that CPM would improve motion following knee replacement surgery, still as alternative knee procedures, and eliminate the matter of stiffness.

By inserting the knee during this device before long once surgery, the connective tissue wouldn’t develop, and also the drawback of stiffness wouldn’t be a priority.

Oral thermometer

Oral Thermometers

Fever may be an alarming symptom in various conditions, including infections such as common cold, pneumonia, urinary tract infections, meningitis, etc. Other non-infectious causes that may result in elevated temperature include autoimmune diseases, cancer, tissue destruction and drugs side effects. In addition certain variations of body temperature during the day may be associated with specific conditions (malaria for example). On the other side extremely low body temperature (known as hypothermia) is also dangerous for the normal body functioning. This underlines the importance of accurate temperature measuring methods and instruments. There are still certain disagreements on what’s the normal temperature range as well as which is the most accurate method to measure it. However, oral temperature (along with rectal temperature), if taken correctly, is currently considered as very reliable.

Medical vending machines

Medicine Vending Machine

There has been a lot of advancements in the technological sector in the recent years. Hence, every dimension or institution whether its business or health related has to improve as technology grows. Many innovations have come up and the health section has not been left behind in this advancements. There are various medicine vending machines that have been developed to make health care services more efficient and reliable. We are going to look broadly on these machines and discover which each of them entails, how they work, their advantages and also disadvantages because as much as any tool can be helpful, there will always be disadvantages and side effects and therefore we cannot ignore that perspective (Anna-Marie, 2010).

Medical shower chairs

Bathroom Safety Shower

It may be hard for few people to take a bath from tubs and showers as they get slippery while taking a bath. To find a balance in between while, and forget about the fear of slipping while taking a bath, shower chairs have been introduced. With the continuously changing technology and advancement, products like these have been introduced to help people in the best possible way.  These chairs are designed to provide the best comfort and safety while taking a bath in the bath tub. They include non-slippery grips which keeps the hold of the seat no matter how much the tub is filled with water.

Applanation tonometer

Applanation tonometer

Eye care is very important as we age, especially if there is a family history of glaucoma.  Eye screening is also as important as screening for breast cancer, testicular cancer or prostate cancer. The worst part of neglecting eye screening can cost your eyesight due to glaucoma advancement.  Applanation Tonometer is an instrument used to measure the ocular or eye pressure and which is an important clue for the diagnosis of glaucoma.

What is a hydrocollator

Hydrocollator

During physical therapy, depending on the seriousness of the patient’s condition, physical therapists can use anything from their hands to medicinal balls to other objects during the therapy sessions. Most of the times when the muscle damage is deep, medicines are used alongside therapy session for faster recovery. Hydrocollators are used in such cases to assist the therapy sessions and improve the effectiveness of the massages. The technique is little less known to the general public, but it had proved its advantages when it came to preparing the skin for deeper massage in various health conditions.

Medical refrigerator

Medical refrigerator

If the refrigerator at your home breaks down, what gets spoiled is some food supplies; it’s a lot of inconvenience especially if you are about to make yourself some sandwich at 2 AM. But what happens when a medical refrigerator breaks down at a nearby hospital? It leads to a loss of some valuable medications or even patients’ lab samples. So we are talking about a much bigger problem when we say that the medical refrigerator broke down.

Hemoglobin meter

Hemoglobin meter

The existence of glucometer (to check blood sugar level) or sphygmomanometer (to check blood pressure level) is acknowledged by most of us; however, we fail to recognize the existence of Hemoglobin meter.  Hemoglobin meter is equally important as a glucometer or a sphygmomanometer. Hemoglobin meter helps to measure the level of hemoglobin in our body and also further calculates the value of hematocrit.

Hemoglobin is an important protein molecule that is located within our red blood cells. It is the receptor for oxygen binding to the red blood cell and also for the transport of oxygen to different parts of our body. In addition, hemoglobin also transports carbon dioxide away from the tissue and aids in the excretion of the carbon dioxide gas. But, why do we need to measure the hemoglobin level? Hemoglobin is one of the determinant factors in iron deficiency anemia, where the level of the hemoglobin and the hematocrit determines the severity of the disease. The Hemoglobin meter comes in handy at home to get the reading and to notify the doctor, in order to begin the treatment procedure right away without any delay. The delay of the treatment could cause serious complications.

Compression machine for legs

Compression Machine For Legs

The World is progressing, and our lives are pacing every day. As a result, there is a sheer need of developing technologies that are portable. Particularly, when it comes to the health and fitness niche, compromising is not an option.

If we specifically talk about leg compression, there are an array of devices that could be utilized (by different means) for both medicinal and leisure purposes. However, the main motive is very simple as these machines help in relaxing the muscles of the concerned area(s) by compression.

Biohazard waste container

Biohazard Waste Cans

Biohazardous waste also known as biomedical waste are kind of waste which contain infectious materials such as blood and body fluids which are drawn from the body with the help of needles. Other products like blades, glass pipettes are also used for taking these materials out of the body. A biohazard container is a container used for the disposal of waste that may be infected with pathogens which is a danger for environment and people. To get the best biohazard waste container, the first thing to look at is how fully closable the container is and how good it is leakage free.