CompuFlo® Epidural System becoming accepted as best-in-class for measuring tissue density and needle location in real time
LIVINGSTON, N.J., July 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Milestone Scientific Inc. (NYSE:MLSS), a leading developer of computerized drug delivery instruments that provide painless and precise injections, today announced that the CompuFlo® Epidural System was selected to objectively measure the integrity of a third-party, high fidelity epidural simulator in real time and was featured in a research article entitled, “Objective Evaluation of a New Epidural Simulator by the CompuFlo® Epidural Instrument,” in Anesthesiology Research and Practice, a peer-reviewed journal that provides a forum for health care professionals engaged in perioperative medicine, critical care, and pain management. The study was conducted at the European School of Obstetric Anesthesia (EESOA), Maternal Neonatal Simulation Centre, in Rome, Italy by Giorgio Capogna, Alessandra Coccoluto, Emanuele Capogna, and Angelica Del Vecchio. The full article is available at: https://www.hindawi.com/journals/arp/2018/4710263/
Mark Hochman, D.D.S., Director of Clinical Affairs for Milestone Scientific, commented, “The CompuFlo® Epidural System continues to receive positive feedback from key opinion leaders world-wide. The fact that the CompuFlo® Epidural System was selected to objectively measure and evaluate the integrity of a third-party epidural simulator, in connection with a published research article, further illustrates that CompuFlo® is becoming accepted as best-in-class for its ability to measure tissue density and accurately identify the tip of the needle in real time. We are pleased to have the CompuFlo® Epidural System featured in a prominent peer-reviewed scientific journal.”
About Milestone Scientific Inc.
Milestone Scientific Inc. (MLSS) is a medical device company that patents, designs, develops and commercializes innovative diagnostic and therapeutic injection technologies and instruments for medical, dental, cosmetic and veterinary applications. Milestone’s computer-controlled systems are designed to make injections precise, efficient, and virtually painless. Milestone’s proprietary DPS Dynamic Pressure Sensing technology® is our technology platform that advances the development of next-generation devices, regulating flow rate and monitoring pressure from the tip of the needle, through platform extensions for local anesthesia for subcutaneous drug delivery, with specific applications for cosmetic botulinum toxin injections, epidural space identification in regional anesthesia procedures and intra-articular joint injections. For more information please visit our website: www.milestonescientific.com.
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