electrosurgical unit


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electrosurgical unit

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ESU

A device used to cut and coagulate tissues during surgery, using alternating current that changes direction at a frequency of between 500,000 and 3,000,000 hertz. An ESU is an alternative to other cutting tools, such as surgical blades or lasers.
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The Cameron Miller Model 26-2500 is a good office-based electrosurgical unit with average performance characteristics.
Their current electrosurgical units, which include the A800, A900, A950, A1250, A2250, IDS-200, and the recently released IDS-300, all have both monopolar and bipolar capabilities, and are designed with redundant safety circuits to avoid shocking or burning the patient.
electrosurgical unit with 2 pieces, indicated by participants2.
The subject of the public contract is the delivery of 2 units of electrosurgical units, accessories and consumables.
Four tenders for the supply of (a) defibrillator external instrument, (b) infusion pumps, (c) Argon enhanced electrosurgical units & (d) compression instruments (pneumatic Foot & Thigh).
Surgical smoke is the gaseous by-product produced when tissue is dissected or cauterised by heat generating devices such as lasers, electrosurgical units, ultrasonic devices and high speed burrs, drills and saws (Ulmer 2008).
The UAS also operates at a much lower temperature than electrosurgical units do.
It is both compatible and cleared also for the use with all Endovapor/SurgiMax and SurgiMax Plus electrosurgical units and enables an easy swap of the Triggerflex to the new Vaporflex system.
Surgical plume is a potentially dangerous by-product from the use of lasers, electrosurgical units and ultrasonic devices (Sanderson, 2012).
3 February 2010 - French surgical lights, ceiling pendants and high frequency (HF) electrosurgical units maker Surgiris, expecting a sales growth, has decided to invest EUR1.5m (USD2.1m) in building a production site in Croix, northern France, daily Les Echos wrote today.
Contract award notice: Supply of endoscopic columns, Washbasins, Endoscope drying cabinets, Electrosurgical units, Videoendoscopy system and endoscopic reporting system.
The universal design is compatible with all bipolar electrosurgical units. Aesculap, Inc., 3773