Terumo Cardiovascular Group

Core Competencies

CDI™ optical fluorescence technology

Terumo's unique CDI™ optical fluorescence technology has been used in more than one million open heart surgery cases worldwide.

Sensing Technologies

Terumo's CDI™ Monitoring Systems are the most widely used continuous monitoring devices for cardiac surgery in the world — and have been for decades. In fact, CDI systems were the first continuous monitors of their kind, allowing heart teams access to real-time data that has been proven to positively affect patient outcomes.

Today, the CDI systems are used by surgery teams in nine of the top ten U.S. heart hospitals (hospitals ranked by U.S. News and World Report, 2007).  They have been used in over a million heart surgeries worldwide and are considered a standard of care by many clinicians. The CDI™ 500 Blood Parameter Monitoring System represents the fourth generation of Terumo's patented sensing technologies.

Related Information:

For product applications: Terumo® Intraoperative Monitoring Products

For clinical applications: Optimizing Cardiac Surgery Resource