To ensure your judgment isn’t clouded by the wrong information, we’ve debunked the most common myths surrounding IUDs.

Debunking myths about IUDs

To ensure your judgment isn’t clouded by the wrong information, we’ve debunked the most common myths surrounding IUDs.


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OBP Medical Announces ONETRAC Regulatory Clearance in Brazil

OBP Medical, a leading global developer of single-use, self-contained, illuminating medical devices, today announced regulatory approval from Brazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (or Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária (ANVISA)) to market ONETRAC®. The first single-use, cordless surgical retractor with integrated LED light source and smoke


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In this article, we’ll assess what defines a difficult airway and how physicians and anesthetists can properly manage the issue through interventions.

Managing Difficult Airways

In this article, we’ll assess what defines a difficult airway and how physicians and anesthetists can properly manage the issue through interventions.


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Let’s take a closer look at what takes place during the procedure and the recovery process, plus risks you take be undergoing breast augmentation surgery.

Why Monitoring After Breast Augmentation Surgery Is So Important

Let’s take a closer look at what takes place during the procedure and the recovery process, plus risks you take be undergoing breast augmentation surgery.


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When a woman experiences a medical issue related to her uterus - persistent uterine bleeding, for example - her gynecologist may recommend a medical exam known as a hysteroscopy.

Important Things to Know About Cervical Cancer

Cervical cancer is a malignancy of the female reproductive system, affecting the cervix.


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A malignancy of the female reproductive system, ovarian cancer affects around 20,000 American women each year.

How is ovarian cancer diagnosed?

A malignancy of the female reproductive system, ovarian cancer affects around 20,000 American women each year.


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Pelvic exams are common out-patient procedures, wherein a gynecologist will examine a woman's pelvic area visually, with the help of a tool known as a vaginal speculum.

A closer look at pelvic exams and the importance of single-use speculums

Pelvic exams are common out-patient procedures, wherein a gynecologist will examine a woman’s pelvic area visually, with the help of a tool known as a vaginal speculum. 


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Although a relatively minor surgical procedure, there is a notable risk of surgical site infections after implantation of pacemakers.

Pacemaker implantation and the importance of single-use retractors

Although a relatively minor surgical procedure, there is a notable risk of surgical site infections after implantation of pacemakers.


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A new study has shone further light on endometriosis, by revealing that taller and thinner women tend to be at a higher risk for developing the illness.

New study shines light on endometriosis: Taller women at higher risk

A new study has shone further light on endometriosis, by revealing that taller and thinner women tend to be at a higher risk for developing the illness.


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There have been several news stories in recent times of reusable instruments in hospital operating rooms being found to have human matter still on them after disinfection. A recent case occurred in San Antonio, Texas, back in April.

Human matter found on reusable medical tools in a Texas hospital

There have been several news stories in recent times of reusable instruments in hospital operating rooms being found to have human matter still on them after disinfection. A recent case occurred in San Antonio, Texas, back in April.


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This article will take a closer look at throat cancer, examining a common procedure used as part of the diagnostic process - laryngoscopy.

Throat cancer: How is it diagnosed?

This article will take a closer look at throat cancer, examining a common procedure used as part of the diagnostic process – laryngoscopy.


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When a woman experiences a medical issue related to her uterus - persistent uterine bleeding, for example - her gynecologist may recommend a medical exam known as a hysteroscopy.

Hysteroscopy 101: Why single-use tools are important

When a woman experiences a medical issue related to her uterus – persistent uterine bleeding, for example – her gynecologist may recommend a medical exam known as a hysteroscopy.


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