Automated X-ray Meter

Unfors Instruments Inc, Billdal, Sweden, debuts the Unfors ThinX, a noninvasive diagnostic x-ray meter for radiographic quality assurance applications. The device can simultaneously measure dose, dose rate, kVp, HVL, exposure time, and pulses in one exposure with no setup required. All parameters are conveniently displayed on a large LCD screen. A fully automatic user interface means that there are no keys to press. Beam-quality corrections perform automatically, allowing users to simply beam and expose. The company also manufactures a complete line of noninvasive diagnostic kVp, dose, rate, time, mA, and mAs meters for QA service and compliance testing.

(866) 486-3677

Test Lung System

The improved TL2 Pro Test Lung system, from South Pacific Biomedical Inc, Temecula, Calif, is an advanced training and testing apparatus capable of simulating a wide range of patient conditions. Featuring two human-like lungs, the system includes ProLeak, ProCompliance, and ProBreath controls that allow independent leak, compliance, and lung-selection settings. The ProLeak control allows users to choose from three leak settings: no leak, low leak, and high leak. ProBreath provides single- or doublelung breath delivery and variable secondary lung resistance. ProCompliance, an independent lung compliance control, features more than 20 compliance combinations as well as improved spontaneous breath triggering, performance at lower tidal volumes, and pressure response and waveforms. The system includes a soft-sided carrying case.

(866) 676-1444

Palm-Sized Pulse Oximeter Tester

Pronk Technologies, Sun Valley, Calif, offers the OxSim pulse oximeter tester, a rugged, portable testing device capable of automatically detecting most major oximeter brands. The palm-sized tester features only a single mode button and is designed to run all day on one AA battery. Four saturation values, three heart rates, and two perfusion levels assist users in testing both the accuracy and sensitivity of an oximeter’s sensor and electronics. Tested for durability, each device can withstand 65 drops from a height of 3.5 feet onto a hard surface. Combining the OxSim with the company’s SimCube and SimSlim testers can provide complete and portable vital signs testing. The product now comes with a 4-year warranty.

(800) 609-9802

Extended Warranty Program

To help celebrate its 20th anniversary, telemetry repair, rental, and equipment sales provider Bio-Medical Equipment Service Co (BMES), Louisville, Ky, has launched a new warranty program, which extends the company’s base warranty on all repairs and products from 3 to 6 months at no additional cost. Furthermore, all existing 3-month warranties have been retroactively upgraded. A depot repair facility, BMES requires no return merchandise authorization procedures—a serial number automatically flags equipment when it arrives in the center as being under warranty. Certain new products now come with a 1-year warranty.

(676) 555-0190