News

27th May 2011

MediWales member Magstim introduce advisory network for techniques for IONM

Neurosign, a division of Magstim, and experts in intra-operative nerve monitoring (IONM) for over 20 years, has introduced a new local support network to provide a free advice service available to anyone keen to find out more on the very latest tools and techniques for IONM. This UK-wide network of Neurosign specialists will provide surgeons and hospitals with ready access to expert advice on IONM.




The new Neurosign local support team are also available to audit current IONM tools used within a hospital’s operating theatre to ensure that the most appropriate equipment is being used for the surgical procedures undertaken. In addition, they can offer insight into current and forthcoming IONM probes, electrodes and monitoring systems.

 

 

Neurosign intra-operative nerve monitoring equipment can cost effectively reduce the risk of nerve damage during surgery by the use of simple, but highly effective, equipment to monitor motor nerves. Neurosign monitors are designed for use in a wide variety of surgical procedures, from mastoidectomy to the removal of skull-base and spinal tumours. The Neurosign range of high-quality sterile, single-use stimulating probes and needle electrodes draws on over 20 years of experience in identifying and protecting motor nerves.