Blanket warms patients without noise or excessive heat

NOVA lB UB AW5100 300 200 0375 5x7A surgical blanket that can actively warm a patient without moving the air around them, thereby reducing the risk of infection from airborne pathogens, has been developed by Encompass Group.

And, with no moving parts, the Nova system is silent, creating no additional noise in the operating room, says the company of McDonough, Georgia, USA.

For the full story, see the January 2021 edition of Medical Textiles.