American Diagnostic Corporation: Manufacturer Spotlight

American Diagnostic Corporation (ADC) is one of the world's premier manufacturers of diagnostic medical products, personal instruments, and accessories for the healthcare industry. For more than 30 years, they've been dedicated to designing, manufacturing, and supplying stethoscopes, blood pressure instruments, thermometers, and other core diagnostic products.

The newly redesigned ADC ADView 2 Modular Diagnostic Station is the first and still only vital signs monitor that grows and adapts to the needs of your practice. Start with blood pressure and choose temperature or pulse oximetry module options at the time of purchase or add new modules and accessories in the field, anytime, as you need them.

ADC's line of fingertip pulse oximeters are designed to meet the varying needs and budgets of the healthcare practitioner and patient. Our fingertip pulse oximeters combine the finger sensor probe, electronics, and display screen in one ultra-compact form, making them portable and convenient. ADC pulse oximeters display spot SpO2 and heart rate readings in just a few seconds.

ADC's pocket and palm aneroid sphygmomanometers are available in a number of models and price ranges to meet the varying needs and budgets of today's healthcare market. You can select from their top-of-the-line Diagnostix brand models or their value-priced Prosphyg series. Each of them are available in up to six clinical cuff sizes and the adult size offers up to 17 cuff color options.

ADC's clock face aneroid is the ideal blood pressure monitoring solution for institutional use. Choose from wall mount, desk stand, or mobile configurations to ensure the best fit for your clinic's needs. ADC's Diagnostix Mercury Sphygmomanometers are also available in desktop, wall, or mobile configurations, and they combine legendary accuracy with unprecedented reliability that virtually eliminates the risk of mercury leakage.

If you prefer to not use an analog gauge or a mercury-filled instrument, ADC offers an alternative E-Sphyg Digital Pocket Aneroid Sphygmomanometer. The E-Sphyg is a revolutionary digital aneroid sphygmomanometer that replaces a gauge's vulnerable mechanical movement with virtually indestructible digital circuitry and features an LCD screen.

Home blood pressure kits are also available. Choose from ADC's Prosphyg brand aneroid home kits, or the feature-rich line of mechanical and digital Advantage blood pressure monitors.

ADC produces more stethoscopes than any other US firm. Their scopes are available in two primary brands: Proscopes, primarily for institutional use, are ideal for general assessment and blood pressure measurement. Available in more than half a dozen models in hundreds of model options, all Proscopes retail for less than $20. ADC's top-of-the-line Adscopes meet the needs of the demanding healthcare professional. Available in more than 12 models from lightweight acoustic and the best-selling Sprague, to the state-of-the-art Adscope 658 Electronic Stethoscope, they have the right scope for every application. The 658 Electronic Stethoscope's contact-activated microphone filters higher-frequency background noises that typically interfere with auscultation, then amplifies heart and lung sounds up to 18X. ADC Teaching Stethoscopes are also available and include two headsets that allow the teacher and student to listen simultaneously.

ADC's Pro's Combos combine their most popular aneroid blood pressure instruments and best-selling stethoscopes in a premium, beautifully color-coordinated carry case. Choose from five distinct models in over 90 options.

ADC offers three models of infrared thermometers, two with tympanic technology and one that reads temperature from the middle of the forehead. The ADC Adtemp 429 Non-Contact Infrared Thermometer features an infrared sensor that reads temperature from the middle of the forehead with no skin contact required for a safe and comfortable experience that minimizes the risk of cross-contamination. The infrared sensor simplifies temperature measurement which makes it ideal for screening and measures the temperature in about one second.

If you're not interested in an infrared model, ADC also offers one of the largest selections of cost-effective digital stick thermometers to meet virtually every clinical setting. ADC offers nine distinct models in a variety of packaging options and price points. Choose from super-low-cost models that measure in 60 seconds to super-fast-read models that measure in as little as two seconds. ADC offers flexible tip models for pediatric patient safety and specialty models for hypothermia or veterinary use. All come complete with batteries and most are shipped with a supply of protective sheaths.

There are also a variety of affordable single-patient-use products including SPU Stethoscopes, SPU Cuff and Bladders, SPU Sphygmomanometers, and SPU Thermometers. These products are economical enough for single-patient application, but durable enough for repeated use.

ADC has a wide selection of diagnostic instruments that are designed to meet virtually any need. They offer EENT and physical-exam instruments in economical 2.5 V and state-of-the-art 3.5 V systems. Portable, pocket, desk, and wall configurations are designed to meet virtually any budget or clinical setting. Most of these diagnostic instruments are available for purchase individually and are also available for purchase in a variety of diverse set configurations.

ADC's Pocket Series Diagnostic Instruments include both an Otoscope for examination of the inner ear and an Ophthalmoscope for examination of the eye. ADC's 2.5V Otoscope is available in a veterinary model, as well. ADC also produces a Dermascope for examination of skin lesions, and a Throat Illuminator for examination of the oral cavity and pharynx. Most models allow you to choose between Xenon or LED illumination.

ADC Diagnostix 5110E Single Handle Pocket Otoscope-Ophthalmoscope Diagnostic Set

The ADC Adstations are designed to be mounted on the wall or an Adstation Wallboard and start with a base unit that contains a power switch and one handle. Up to three single-handle extension units can be added to the base, and the wall transformer is available with a standard 120 V or a 230 V power supply with European plug in. The two instrument combo sets are available to order with a wallboard that leaves room to mount an ADView 2 Modular Diagnostic Station or an ADC Diagnostix 750W Wall Aneroid Sphygmomanometer. The ADC 5630 Wall Specula Dispenser can also be added and is a hygienic and practical solution to storing specula and includes five tubes that can store specula. To determine which ADC Adstation is right for you, you can use ADC's helpful Build a Diagnostix Set feature to customize your Adstation. After you construct your perfect diagnostic station, you can search by the model number on MFI's website to find that specific configuration and complete your purchase.

ADC Adstation 5680 3.5V Wall PMV Otoscope/Ophthalmoscope Diagnostic Set with Wallboard

ADC offers a broad line of Satin brand reusable laryngoscopes with either traditional or fiber optic illumination, and LED illuminated single-patient-use models. These innovative single-patient-use instruments use fiber optic type light transmission with low cost "green" LED illumination at a price less than it typically costs to disinfect reusable instruments. Blades are available in both Macintosh and Miller profiles in the most popular sizes. ADC's Satin brand reusable blades are available in popular curved Macintosh, straight Miller, or Wisconsin profiles.

ADC Satin Fiber Optic Laryngoscope Set

ADC's comprehensive line of CPR products and resuscitation aids combine ADC's tradition of innovation with their commitment to value. Choose from Berman or Guedel Airways, each providing a variety of packaging options from bulk to kit packs. Their line of Adsafe face shields and valve masks are also available in an incredible number of options. Adsafe CPR Face Shields are available with or without a one-way valve. Some items are packaged in convenient pocket keychains and are available in an assortment of colors. These CPR products combine functionality with portability and are ideal for a pocket, purse, glove box, or trauma kit.

ADC's line of neurological instruments includes a wide selection of reflex hammers and the most popular frequencies of tuning forks. The ADC Neurological Hammer Set includes five of the most popular instruments used for diagnosis of neurological function in one complete kit. The set includes a Taylor Hammer, Buck Hammer, Babinski Hammer, Queen's Square Hammer, and a Wartenberg Pinwheel. ADC's six different tuning forks are machined from high-grade aluminum alloy and offer accurate frequency responses from 128 to 4096 Hz.

ADC Neurological Hammer Set

ADC surgical instruments, tools, and accessories are made to their exacting specifications in order to withstand the rigors of daily use. You'll find a wide selection of the most popular instruments and specialized tools for a variety of practical applications. From scissors and hemostats of surgical stainless steel to the world's best-selling Medicut shears and window punches, ADC has the products needed to get the job done. If you need a way to carry and store your items, ADC offers a variety of cases and organizers that features an impressive selection of belt holsters, pocket organizers, and medical bags, all produced to ADC's unrivaled standards of quality and ergonomic ingenuity.

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