CUBEscan BioCon-700 Bladder Scanner



The BioCon-700 automatic bladder scanner delivers accurate bladder volume results only, within seconds. More robust than ever, reliable and simple to use, the BioCon-700 bladder scanner is suitable for use on the ward or in the community, on adults and on children. New enhanced features have taken bladder scanning to a new level.
  • Locate the bladder prior to taking a reading with the Pre-Scan live view, for accuracy, reliability and consistency of readings
  • NEW pointing function to help locate the bladder * - Image
  • Trolley option available for hospital use and carry case option for community use for protection and convenience. One of these options is recommended.
  • Advanced 3D probe technology eliminates the need to reposition the probe to obtain results, making it appropriate for all levels of user
  • Automatic calculation of bladder volume only – no unnecessary extra parameters
  • Large 7” comprehensive display for clarity of readings
  • Small, light and portable, carry case available for transport
  • NEW improved robust construction for reliable performance
  • Maximum volume captured retained throughout multiple readings
  • Intuitive touch screen operation for simplicity of use
  • Adult and child settings for use in all clinical settings - a complete solution
  • NEW scan depth indicator in child mode confirms complete bladder capture - Image
  • Save readings for storage, PC transfer and audit
  • NEW self-diagnostic check for quality assurance
  • Exceptionally low whole life costs
* The bladder point function may not show the bladder in 100% of cases

Using a bladder scanner to help reduce unnecessary urinary catheterisations has several benefits

For Patients:
Preserve patients dignity
Reduce patients pain and discomfort
Improve quality of life
Reduce overall cost of care

For Hospitals:
Improve quality of patient care
Reduce unnecessary catheterisation (and thus HCAI rates from UTI’s)
Save staff time and increase job satisfaction
Save total expenses
Enhance good reputation

Clinical Applications

Medical Services Effects
  • Urology
  • Obstetrics-Gynaecology
  • Geriatrics
  • Paediatrics
  • Rehabilitation
  • Surgical
  • Operating Room
  • Recovery Room
  • Emergency Department
  • Intensive Care
  • Paliative care
  • Extended Care
  • Home Health

- Diagnose urinary retention and evaluate many common urological conditions
- Prevent unnecessary catheterisation
- Reduce rates of urinary tract infection
- Monitor post-operative recovery
- Screen differentiate types of incontinence to determine appropriate care
- Help caregivers manage and treat incontinence
- Reduce costs and save staff time

  • Radiotherapy
Reduce the number of CBCT scans
Comply with IR(ME)R by enabling a reduction in dose from repeat CBCT scans and potentially improve workflow
Improve consistency of bladder volume
Accurately treat PTV throughout the course of treatment
Improve the patient’s experience
Reduce discomfort from holding large volumes and reduce patient anxiety

Dimensions

13cm (H) x 26cm (W) x 6.6cm (D)
1.3kg including probe

Display

Colour touch screen
7” TFT - LCD

Range/mode

Bladder volume 0 – 999ml
Accuracy +/- 15% or 15ml *1
Male/female/child modes

Data storage

Integral thermal printer (57mm)
Internal memory – 40 scans
External memory – 1400 scans
Data transfer – USB connection

Power

3V Li-ion battery (integral)
Capacity – 2400 scans *2
Fully recharge – 6 hours
Input – AC 100 – 240v ~, 50 – 60Hz
Output – 3.33A, 9v DC power adaptor

Probe head

3D sector scan
2.6MHz
B-mode scan image
Scan angle - 120o
Pre-scan facility
Scan depth: Adult – 18cm, Child – 8cm

*1 According to the scanning instruction and scanning on Mcube Technology Tissue-Equivalent Bladder Phantom
*2 For a new battery module fully charged. Tested on Mcube Technology's test conditions

To place an order or find out more information about the CUBEscan Bladder Scanner range, please contact de Smit Medical Systems Ltd on 0845 345 4226. Alternatively, you can email us on sales@desmitmedical.com or via our contact form.

The BioCon-700 bladder scanner is also available on the NHS Supply Chain framework. For enquiries contact womenshealth@supplychain.nhs.uk.

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BioCon-700 Brochure Download PDF File
BioCon-700 Cleaning Guide Download PDF File
Bladder Scanning Implementation Guide Download PDF File
Cheltenham General Hospital - Paper Abstract Download PDF File