HELIOS-fluorescent-imaging-system.jpg The maintenance or creation of adequate blood supply to tissues is very important in any plastic surgery procedures. Inadequate blood flow in reconstructed tissue can cause serious complications like necrosis.

Novadaq Technologies Inc., the leading developer of medical imaging systems for the operating room, has received clearance from the FDA for its imaging system for use during plastic reconstruction and micro surgery. HELIOS, the first fluorescent imaging system available for use during plastic re constructive surgery, will soon be used by surgeons performing complicated re constructive surgery.

Product Benefits
a. It will help surgeons to identify inadequate blood perfusion.
b. It will aid the surgeon in making immediate revisions to the surgically reconstructed area.
c. This will save the newly constructed body part and prevent serious complications.
d. It will improve the outcome of the surgery for many patients.