Envision by CIVCO Medical Solutions is a viral barrier which enables 100% gel-free ultrasound procedures. The Envision ultrasound products are activated with a sterile liquid and require no gel, which:
Evidence of device safety based on biocompatibility, sterilization and other non-clinical testing.
Based on multiple clinical studies, ultrasound gel has been shown to harbor and spread infection. Gel can:
Envision covers can help improve the visibility of cells in FNAs by eliminating the need for gel from these procedures. Several studies show the adverse effects gel can have on fine needle aspirations:
The Envision cover is easy to set up with the quick-peel liner that safely adheres to the probe face, and clean-up is simple with no gel to wipe off the probe or patient. Pre-cleaning of the probe is greatly simplified with the use of Envision.