BILLERICA, Mass.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Belmont Instrument Corporation is proud to announce the selection of their Belmont® Rapid Infuser by a major health care system in Wisconsin after extensive evaluation. Devices were evaluated in several departments around the clock. This is a major victory for Belmont as it resulted in the largest number of units bought at one time by a single hospital in the company’s history. Used in both major and small hospitals throughout the world, The Belmont® Rapid Infuser is the recognized standard of care for the treatment of rapid blood loss.
The Belmont® Rapid Infuser combines advanced microprocessor technology with an efficient mechanical system to infuse large amounts of life-sustaining fluids warmed to physiological temperature at flow rates up to 1 L/min. The Rapid Infuser is equipped with multiple air, temperature, and pressure sensors to protect the patient during episodes of overwhelming blood loss.
The Belmont® Rapid Infuser has been used extensively by the U.S. military in Iraq and Afghanistan as well as many other foreign military medical teams. The life saving device has been credited with helping to save the lives of hundreds of soldiers and civilians. There are currently more than 3,000 systems in use in more than 48 countries throughout the world.
Belmont Instrument Corporation has developed sophisticated and reliable devices in fluid management and cardiac assist since its founding in 1980. Belmont Instrument’s medical devices are used in more than 60,000 procedures annually in hospitals throughout the world.