HotDog® patient warming is designed to prevent and treat hypothermia in surgical patients. It can be used before, dur- ing, and after surgery. The complications associated with unintended hypothermia include increased rates of: bleeding, surgical site infections, adverse cardiac events, and morbidity.
BENEFITs oF HoTDoG
By being air-free, HotDog eliminates the unintended conse- quence of forced-air warming: contamination of the sterile eld with waste heat. It’s easy-to-use and is considered the eco- green warming solution. Lastly, it will save facilities a significant amount of money.
HotDog® is a thermostatically controlled, highly effective, intra-operative warming system.
By not blowing forced, warmed air into the O.R., any risks associated with this practice are avoided. • No forced warm air in the O.R.
• No ongoing consumables
• Durable, just wipe down the blankets after use
• Thermostatically controlled
• Highly effective warming