Cooling Garments, Operating Room Personnel
Definition : Special garments (e.g., neck bands, neck wraps, vests, ponchos) worn by persons working in the operating room to lower the body temperature of the wearer. Some cooling garments connect to cooling units via hoses through which cooled water is circulated, while other cooling garments use cold packs (ice packs) that are placed into pockets inside the cooling garments to keep the wearer cool while allowing them to move about freely without being tethered to a cooling unit. Cooling garments serve to cool the operating room personnel and allow them to remain comfortable while working in operating rooms and other environments with higher room temperatures.
Entry Terms : "Operating Room Personnel Cooling Clothing" , "Surgeon Cooling Vests"
UMDC code : 25212
Arctic Heat USA
The Arctic Heat Body Cooling Vest is now an integral piece of equipment with most elite sporting bodies, industry workers, doctors and people with Multiple Sclerosis, all around the World.
Cincinnati Sub-Zero Products Inc
Cincinnati Sub-Zero (CSZ) Products, Inc. opened for business as a distributor of frozen foods that would later become the first U.S. distributor of home deep-freezers. Nine years after its start, the company changed directions and began manufacturing and marketing temperature-controlled products.
Polar Products Inc
Welcome to Polar Products Inc. We are a family-owned and operated business specializing in the design and manufacture of innovative, high-quality, competitively priced body cooling and hot and cold therapy systems.
Shafer Enterprises LLC
The invention that launched Shafer Enterprises and Cool Shirt was a cooling vest for surgeons to use in the operating room. Rich Shafer, the company's founder, spent many years working beside surgeons for hours under hot operating room lights as a distributor for replacement knees, hips, etc. In a true entrepreneurial spirit, Rich saw the opportunity to help the doctors that were helping the patients and the Surgeon's Cool Vest was born. Since 1987, Shafer Enterprises has grown exponentially to become the world leader in personal cooling systems for surgeons, racecar drivers, football players, fire/emergency services/hazmat, military and industrial workers. Using NASA study guidelines, Cool Shirt active cooling systems help people manage body heat in extreme environments using circulating temperature-controlled cool water.