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Grossing Stations: a Practical Guide to choose your Next One

Grossing is one of the pillar steps in the specimen preparation toward pathology diagnosis. Over time, traditional grossing stations have seen significant enhancements, leading to a wide variety of models currently available on the market. What’s the secret to selecting the right grossing station? What are the critical factors that should guide you in the decision-making process? During the webinar session, our Application Specialists will discuss the core needs and challenges that operators face in today’s grossing procedures and will provide participants with practical hints and solutions...

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Meet us at EORNA 2024

Meet us in Valencia EORNA 11th biennial congress of European Perioperative Nurses Association will take place from 16 to 18 May 2024 in Valencia, Spain. The theme of the congress, Lights of Hope, reflects hope for the better, light at the end of the tunnel. Let’s hope the light shines brightly in Valencia 2024. Meet us there! We all look forward to meeting you at our booth to show our brand-new products and innovations for nurses and OR staff. ???? 16 – 18 May 2024 ???? Palacio de Congresos, Valencia, Spain ➡️ Milestone Booth #33 Don’t miss these days of personal contacts and networking...

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How to Enhance the Quality of your Frozen Sections

Background The frozen sections procedure stands as one of the most challenging tasks within an anatomical laboratory, owing to its pivotal role in surgical decision-making. The diagnosis derived from a frozen section offers vital insights to surgeons, guiding them in determining the course of the operation. These examinations allow for the checking of resection margins, effectively reducing the necessity for a second surgery, which entails significant costs and heightens patient anxiety. However, this method has some limitations. Primarily, the challenge lies in operating under low temperatures. The...

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Meet us at USCAP 2024 in Baltimore

Meet us in Baltimore USCAP 113th Annual Meeting will take place from 23 to 28 March 2024 at the Baltimore Convention Center – Baltimore, MD. Networking, learning, and striving for success, we’ll be there to take you on a journey of innovation, exploration and education. Meet us there! We all look forward to meeting you at our booth to show our brand-new products and innovations for pathology and histology. ???? 23 – 28 March 2024 ???? Baltimore Convention Center – Halls D, E, F, G & Swing – Baltimore, MD ➡️ Milestone Booth #327 Don’t miss these days of personal contacts and networking...

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How to Eliminate Operators’ Exposure to Formalin in the Operating Theatres

Background Formalin is now officially classified as a Class 1 carcinogenic substance for humans by the EU. Employers have the duty to minimize operator’s exposure to this substance by reducing or substituting it with non or less dangerous alternatives. If substitution isn’t possible, employers are asked to limit operator exposure with the use of closed system and monitor formalin’s effects on the user’s body. In response to this concern, Milestone has developed UltraSAFE, an automatic formalin dispending system for buckets in the OR, which supports the concept of zero formalin exposure preventing...

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3 Key Factors that impact on your Tissue Processing Workflow

In today’s pathology landscape, there’s a concerted effort towards enhancing laboratory workflows to streamline operations, reduce costs, enhance efficiency, and prioritize result quality and patient safety. But what exactly are the pivotal elements that drive these improvements? During the webinar session, our Application Specialist highlights the primary challenges of tissue processing, with a special focus on samples management, reagents exchange and traceability. Through live streaming directly from our new Milestone laboratory, you will learn best practices and strategies tailored...

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Unique tracking solution to automate manual cassette scanning

Reliable Tracking for Enhanced Patient Safety Today, reliable traceability of biospecimen data is essential for patient safety, comprehensive case documentation, and quality control. All of this is achievable with Milestone’s Tracking Line, seamlessly integrating into your existing workflow. This solution offers accurate tracking tools to ensure patient safety while establishing error-proof tracking of specimens, eliminating the possibility of duplicate, missing, or incorrectly documented cassettes, barcodes, notes, or tissues. Unique Dual Sensor Technology T-Tracker is the innovative tracker...

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