Digestive diseases: a major cause of mortality
Digestive diseases are one of the major causes of mortality in the world. They cause about 200,000 deaths a year in the European Union, which represents 5% of the mortality.
Treatments are efficient but costly
Efficient treatments for digestive diseases exist, but they are costly. These treatments are the cause of 14 million hospitalizations per year in the United States, which represents 9% of the activity of hospitals in the country.
ISO Med: Committed to the fight against digestive diseases
Through its ISO Med trademark, ISO Med designs and produces medical devices that are used in digestive diseases treatment (biliary catheters, biliary gallstone extractors, balloons for endoscopy, syringe extension, cleaning brushes). They aim at facilitating access to the digestive system during digestive surgery operations and at improving the comfort of the patient. Facing with increasing costs of cancer treatment, ISOMed-FBMedical aims at achieving:
- Quality: a level of excellence that is demonstrated by CE mark as well as ISO 9001 and 13485 certifications.
- Cost control: prices as low as possible, in order to treat as many patients as possible..