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Medical Supplies and Equipment
What are medical supplies?
Medical supplies, or medical devices, are defined as products used for medical purposes on patients, whether they be used for diagnosis, therapy, or surgery. Unlike pharmaceutical drugs which elicit a biochemical effect, the effect of medical supplies is primarily physical. While medical supplies encompass everything from stethoscopes to tongue depressors and gauze pads, they are all classified as medical technology.
Home Medical Equipment and Supplies
Medical supplies can cover practically anything found in a hospital, but the medical supplies found on ActiveForever.com include: diagnostic products, needles and syringes, Ostomy supplies, tracheostomy care, urologicals and catheters, and wound care products. Many different companies manufacture medical supplies and equipments depending on the type of medical supplies needed. Companies such as 3M, Becton Dickinson, American Diagnostic Corporation, Coloplast, and ConvaTec manufacture medical supplies designed more for hospitals and doctors" offices while companies such as Nearly Me, Accu-Chek, and Omron create medical supplies products designed more for use at home.
Diagnostic medical equipment and tools help clinicians observe and measure several aspects of a patient’s health. Diagnostic medical equipment is mandatory in outpatient centers, emergency rooms, pediatrics, inpatient hospitals, and also intensive care units. While this isn’t an exclusive list, it would be safe to say that every medical procedure starts with a diagnostic. ActiveForever covers several leading brands of manufacturers prescribed by doctors globally. From a Scalpel Blade Remover and Otoscopes, to sophisticated Stethoscopes, Immunohistochemistry Staining System, and Sphygmomanometers, ActiveForever presents a range of diagnostic equipment.
Wound Care and First Aid
Regardless of wounds being small or large, ActiveForever offers wound care products that have been tailored for every situation and all types of patients. Healthcare professionals and establishments have access to a full range of world class products that satisfies their requirements in line of the patient’s needs. While products like Invacare Supply Group Gauze Roll would meet frequent dressing requirements, Finger Friends Arthritis Finger Braces meet special situations. ActiveForever also sells a large supply of Abdominal Pads, Bandage Rolls, Feather Sterile Disposable Scalpels, Hypodermic Syringes, Tube Pak Enteral Feeding Tube Management System, and plastic cannulas, among others.
Getting the proper nutrition before, during, and after certain medical procedures is very important. Post diagnosis and surgery/rehab, patients require a varying degree of nutrition depending upon the condition, physical, and psychological needs of the patients. However, nutritional products range from Enteral Feeding to Nutritional Drinks. Specialized products like Amino Acid Mixes present patients with essential amino acids that can be offered as a suitable alternative in the form of fruit juices and other fluid formulas. On the other hand products like Bard Access Button Replacement Device offer a non-obtrusive feeding arrangement for ambulatory patients. With ActiveForever, you can be sure to get the finest products that are used by the best doctors in the world.
ActiveForever offers medical supplies in an assortment of categories and subcategories. Click any one of the medical supplies category links above to get started.