EverEdge Surgical and Restorative Instruments
Hu-Friedy announces the launch of their Surgical and Restorative EverEdge instrument collection featuring 17 restorative and 8 surgical instruments.
Hu-Friedy EverEdge instruments were designed to provide clinicians with armamentarium that is consistently sharp, ensuring efficiency and more predictable clinical outcomes. EverEdge technology, now available in key Surgical and Restorative product categories, provides an excellent cutting edge for increased clinician and patient comfort. With ergonomic, lightweight and diamond knurled handles, the collection provides reduced hand fatigue and increased tactile grip and control.
FDA Bans Powdered Exam and Surgical Gloves
If you’re using powdered gloves in your office, you’ll have to stop using them by January 18 th . The FDA has issued a new rule banning powdered exam gloves declaring that they “present an unreasonable and substantial risk of illness or injury”. The FDA rule specifically states, “The use of powder on medical gloves presents numerous risks to patients and health care workers, including inflammation, granulomas, and respiratory allergic reactions.” There are plenty of viable non-powdered alternatives, the FDA says. In fact, check out some of those options here . What if you’re...Read More