| Medical suction is well-known healthcare professionals all over the world for a long time. Medical suction units find widespread application in both regular and emergency use. The essential component of suction units are the pumps, and a 500-bed hospital has close to 350 pumps. According to estimates about 70 percent of hospital beds are equipped with them. Suction units are widely employed while performing surgical procedures. According to statistics, during 2006, 46 million procedures were performed on hospital inpatients in the US.