ELECTRONIC MEDICAL RECORDS SYSTEM
NexTech Systems introduces the latest version of its electronic medical records (EMR) system, which encompasses more than 2,000 templates specific to plastic surgery, such as consult notes, history and physical forms, preoperative notes, electronic consents, progress notes, surgery center forms, electronic superbills, and laser templates. The system integrates with NextTech’s scheduler, billing, tracking, and practice-management modules.
NexTech Systems Inc
MEDICAL SPA MODULE
A medical spa module has been added to the Patient|NOW electronic medical records and patient-management system. The module includes point of sale with touch screen capabilities, bar code entry for front-end sales, direct credit card access, gift certificate sales, and inventory tracking. Instructor-led Web training is available.
ResultSet introduces its RSI MedPad™, a digital electronic pad that stores up to 250 pages, such as patient-consultation records, consent forms, superbills, and medical histories. The user can write, draw, or annotate, using a special ink pen on ordinary paper, without the need for a computer or a scanner. The documents are then uploaded to the patient’s medical record using a USB interface.
Medicalia International offers its Medi-Soothe® Gentle Cleanser for the face. It is recommended for dry and sensitive skin with microcirculation problems, such as couperose, erythrose, and rosacea. It may be used before and after aesthetic procedures. Key ingredients include sodium lauroyl oat, green tea, chamomile, allantoin, and french rose.
MEDICAL NEEDLING UNIT
The Medical Roll-CIT® by Environ is a Micro PCI* Needling system by which normal collagen production is stimulated to smoothen the skin and treat fine wrinkles without causing permanent epidermal damage. With the Medical Roll-CIT, the skin is penetrated only to a maximum depth of 1 mm, causing virtually no bruising and less swelling. The Medical Roll-CIT requires only topical anesthesia.
Peak Surgical offers its PlasmaBlade™, a highly insulated tissue-dissection instrument that allows precise cutting with minimal bleeding and minimal thermal damage. According to the company, preclinical studies have shown that the instrument provides increased procedure efficiency, lower infection rates, faster recovery, and reduced scarring.
The Aromatic Renewing Balm by Darphin is a skin balm that features chamomile, rosewood, orange blossom, tangerine, grapefruit, and sweet orange extracts. Created as an overnight solution for dry skin, the Aromatic Renewing Balm relieves tightness and leaves skin supple and soft. The balm also includes vitamin E, which protects the complexion from environmental damage.
DNA REPAIR SERUMS
Remergent offers AM Moisture DNA Repair with SPF 15 and High Intensity DNA Repair with SPF 30, which treat photodamaged skin and reverse the effects of sun damage. The serums are used twice per day to encourage the skin’s DNArepair mechanism to selfcorrect, treat damage, and prevent future damage when used with a sunscreen. The products do not cause irritation or redness.
3M Health Care introduces its Surgical Clipper Premium 40 Blade Assembly for use with its Surgical Clipper (model 9661). The Premium 40 Blade assembly, with a cutting width of 40 mm, safely removes head or coarse body hair to prepare patients for surgery. The Premium 40 blade easily moves through wet or dry hair. The upper cutting blade minimizes the risk of skin trauma.
3M Health Care
Juvéderm™ injectable gel, a dermal-filler advance from Allergan, is a family of “next-generation” smooth-consistency gels. The proprietary Hylacross™ technology that produces Juvéderm provides a high concentration of hyaluronic acid (HA) and a high percentage of cross-linked HA, with persistence up to 6 months or longer.
SKIN CARE KIT
RéVive Skin Care offers its 2007 Limited-Edition Artbox, a skin care kit with a keepsake box that includes Moisturizing Renewal Cream, Sensitif Cellular Repair Cream, Eye Renewal Cream, and Serum Prôtectif. The Artbox’s concept, “Deer in Emerald Field 2007,” was developed by RéVive’s founder and CEO Gregory Bays Brown, MD, and celebrates the triumph of nature in the everchanging 21st century.
RéVive Skin Care