10MD has developed the first radiation protection textile - NAFT. NAFT is patented and constitutes of a breathable woven fabric that protects the user from harmful radiation during diagnostic and surgical interventions.
Healthcare staff working in OR are not fully protected from harmful radiation. To mitigate the risk of radiation exposure, the use of leaded aprons, thyroid and glasses are mandatory. However, the operators´ cranium are at risk. Head protection during interventional procedures is becoming more and more requested by healthcare professionals. Therefore, 10MD has developed HeadPeace based on NAFT technology. Since HeadPeace received CE mark, the legal requirement for access to the European market, healthcare professionals have started to use it throughout Europe.