Wednesday Wisdom: Who Invented Penicillin in 1928? Do you know the answer to who invented penicillin in 1928? Hint: he is a Nobel Peace Prize winner, and he studied in the fields of bacteriology and immunology in Scotland. Scroll to read more, and see if you got the answer correct!
Drager Isolette 8000 Incubator The summer holds the record as the season where the most babies are born. Because of the influx of neonatal patients, hospitals are in need of equipment for babies. Soma Technology has many pieces of equipment in stock from infant warmers, incubators, fetal monitors, and neonatal ventilators. One of our best […]
Trade Show Tuesday: Our Upcoming Trade Shows As most companies in their perspective industries attend trade shows to survey the market, we do as well. Trade shows are one of the opportunities that we get to meet our clients in person. We look forward to meeting new people and helping them choose refurbished equipment to […]
Philips Avalon FM50 M2705a Fetal Monitor Fetal monitors are important in determining the heartbeat during labor. A fetal monitor works by pressing a transducer on the belly of the mother and counting beats through the use of a stethoscope. If there is any sign that there will be a problem from an abnormal heartbeat, measures […]
Stryker System 7 Surgical Power Tool Surgery has come a long way from the 19th century, alcohol and knife procedures. Today, we understand the risks associated with having surgery. Surgery now needs to be not only sterile but using proper tools that reduce the risk of sepsis or infection post surgery. The Stryker System 7 […]
Wednesday Wisdom: What Gives Blood Its Red Color? Blood is a very deep red color. Do you know what gives blood its red color? Do you know the answer? Scroll down to see if you got it right!
GE Giraffe OmniBed Summertime is when the most babies are born! There is an increase in babies being born, thus increasing the neonatal, and baby patient census. Hospitals are requesting rentals, rent-to-own options, and purchases of infant warmers. When hospital’s material managers ask for infant warmers, we highly suggest the GE Giraffe OmniBed as an […]
Zeiss OPMI Vario S88 Surgical Microscope Surgical microscopes are used in a variety of procedures. Because of the strength of the microscopes’ magnification, it is used during micro-procedures. Microscopes work from light bending through a series of lenses to create a magnified version of what is being looked at. While we sell many surgical microscopes, […]
Maquet Cardiosave and Maquet CS300 Comparison What is an IABP? IABP is short for Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump. It’s a therapeutic medical device that helps your heart pump more blood with less energy from your own body. One might need IABP therapy if their heart is unable to pump enough blood throughout their body. A long balloon […]
GE Panda iRes Infant Warmer Infant warmers are necessary pieces of medical equipment in neonatal intensive care units. When a baby is discharged from the mother’s uterus, which is a natural incubator, it needs to be warmed. Keeping a baby’s body temperature at normal levels is imperative to their health. If not, they may experience […]