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Medical and Pharmaceutical Supplies Made Easy
Medical World ltd have been supplying medical consumables, equipment, furniture and pharmaceuticals for the past 27 years. Over that time we have built up over 10,000 customers in the UK. If our customers need a product then we believe it is our duty to try to provide that item. We stock a massive range of medical disposables and an extensive range of equipment and furniture such as couches, lights, refrigerators, trolley’s, otoscopes, stethoscopes etc.
Intrauterine Device (IUD) - Fitting, Removal & Possible Complications
Medical World dives into all aspects of the IUD, covering different types, expiration, how they work, their efficacy, availability, IUD's post birth, the fitting process, risks, removals, and more.
Gloves - Latex Allergies Explained
Medical World covers some frequently asked questions about Latex Gloves and possible allergies
The Importance of Colour Coded Products in Medical Environments
Colour coding of medical practice cleaning materials and equipment ensures that these items are not used in multiple areas, therefore, reducing the risk of cross- infection The National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) has developed a National Colour Coding Scheme for cleaning materials. The recommendation is that all NHS organisations adopt this code as standard in order to improve the safety of medical practice cleaning, ensure consistency and provide clarity for staff.
A Historical Insight into the Evolution of Medical Latex Gloves
Medical World explores a brief history of medical latex gloves, covering Obstetrician John Walbaum, Dermatologist Joesph Plenk, Thomas Foster, and more
Sutures for Minor Surgery
Many years of questions from GP surgeries concerning "which suture is best" has lead us to a simple formula: What gauge is required? This is relevant as to the strength of the suture Do you require absorbable or non-absorbable? i.e. will you have to take the sutures out when healing has occurred?