An Interview with Dr. Bahador,
Gynecologic Oncology Surgeon
We specialize in surgical positioning drape kits with forced-air warming.
Standardization with the Opt-Shield drape in patient positioning can result in a more predictable outcome.
For TRENDELENBURG positioning in Robotic-Assisted Surgery:
Let BCG MEDICAL’s Opt-Shield with forced-air waming drapes hеlр keep your patient warm, safeguard both patients and ѕtаff while аt thе same time increasing your ease оf performance during critical surgical procedures.
The Opt-Shield drape has been used in over 3,000 cases in Trendelenburg and there has been:
For cardiac and long surgery in supine position, we offer the Opt-Shield™ SUPINE drape with the following functions:
– Forced-air warming, underbody
– Arm pads for positioning
– Line organization
– OR table protection
– Patient lateral transfer
The Opt-Shield drape can be pre-warmed before patient is brought to the operating room. Lying on the pre-warmed Opt-Shield drape can help keep the patient stay normo-thermic during surgery.
Hypothermic patient has a 3 times higher risk than a normothermic patient of developing a postoperative infection. (2)
• Myocardial ischemia
• Prolonged drug effects
• Increased length of stay in the hospital
• Patient discomfort and dissatisfaction
Reynolds L, Beckmann J, Kurz A. Perioperative complications of hypothermia.
AORN J. 2008 Feb;87(2):333-44. doi: 10.1016/j.aorn.2007.08.021.Contact us for a FREE TRIAL