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Controlling Pain with Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anaesthesia

2017 16 Aug

The scope of ultrasound-guided regional anaesthesia has grown significantly in recent years, and is now a key technique for pain control. Dr. Jens Döffert, Consultant Anaesthetist at Kreisklinikum Calw in Germany, discusses the advances in regional anaesthesia, as described in his book Sonography in anaesthesia: interventional procedures in adults and... Read more

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Dubai Health Authority Implements Masimo Patient SafetyNet™

2017 15 Aug

Masimo (NASDAQ:MASI) announced today that the Dubai Health Authority (DHA), the government organization that oversees the healthcare systems of Dubai, is augmenting its current inventory of Masimo equipment and technology with the implementation of Masimo Patient SafetyNet™*, a supplemental remote monitoring and clinician notification system, at two... Read more

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Study Evaluates Performance of Masimo SpHb® in Trauma Patients with Low Hemoglobin Levels

2017 10 Aug

 Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced the findings of a recently published study in which researchers at Cairo University in Egypt evaluated the performance of Masimo SpHb®, noninvasive, continuous hemoglobin measurement, in trauma patients with low hemoglobin levels.1In the prospective, observational study, Dr. Gamal and colleagues sought to evaluate... Read more

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Hologic Announces Financial Results for Third Quarter of Fiscal 2017

2017 03 Aug

-- Company Posts Revenue of $806.1 Million, GAAP Diluted EPS of $0.21, and Non-GAAP Diluted EPS of $0.50 ---- Organic Revenue Growth Led by Molecular Diagnostics and International Businesses --Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced the Company's financial results for the fiscal third quarter ended July 1, 2017.  GAAP diluted earnings per share (EPS)... Read more

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Comparison of Masimo Acoustic Respiration Rate (RRa®) and Nellcor Plethysmographic Respiration Rate

2017 01 Aug

Masimo Radical-7® Pulse CO-Oximeter® with RAS-125c Respiratory Acoustic SensorMasimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced that researchers at the Tokyo Women’s Medical University, Department of Anesthesiology, in Japan have published a study investigating the measurement of respiration rate in volunteers. Masimo acoustic respiration rate (Masimo), using the... Read more

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Hologic to Webcast Presentations at Upcoming Investor Conferences

2017 31 Jul

 Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced that the Company will present at these upcoming investor conferences:The Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference in Boston, MA on Wednesday, August 9 at 4 p.m. Eastern Time (ET).Morgan Stanley's 15th Annual Global Healthcare Conference in New York, NY on Monday, September 11 at 9:55 a.m. ET.Each presenta Read more

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Point-of-care Ultrasound Helps to Enhance Patient Care in Emergency Medicine

2017 29 Jul

Point-of-care ultrasound is used on a daily basis to help assess and treat patients attending the emergency departmentLondon’s Chelsea and Westminster Hospital relies on point-of-care ultrasound to help assess and treat patients in its emergency department. EMED consultant Dr Parmy Deol explained: “The emergency department uses ultrasound on a daily... Read more

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Masimo Announces CE Marking of Noninvasive RPVi™

2017 28 Jul

Masimo Radical-7® Pulse CO-Oximeter® with RPVi™Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced the CE marking of RPVi™, a noninvasive and continuous measurement of the dynamic changes in perfusion index (Pi) that occur during one or more respiratory cycles. RPVi is designed to show changes that reflect physiologic factors such as vascular tone, circulating blood... Read more

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Point-of-Care Ultrasound Takes to the Skies

2017 20 Jul

 EHAAT crew members and the SonoSite team with the new helicopterSonoSite representatives joined Essex & Herts Air Ambulance (EHAAT) at Audley End House in Essex on the 25th June as the charity celebrated its 20th anniversary and unveiled its rebranded fleet – including the first public appearance of its recently purchased Augusta Westland AW169 helicopter... Read more

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EOS imaging Reports 16% Revenue Growth for the First Half 2017

2017 19 Jul

Strong growth in EMEA and Asia-PacificNew organization in North AmericaEOS imaging (Paris:EOSI) (Euronext, FR0011191766 - EOSI - Eligible PEA - SME), the pioneer of orthopaedic medical imaging, 2D/3D, has announced its (non-audited) consolidated revenue for the first semester ended June 30, 2017.Marie Meynadier, Chief Executive Officer of EOS imaging,... Read more

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Amsterdam University Hospital breaks ground in its medical training with Sectra Education Portal

2017 14 Jul

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra’s (STO: SECT B) solution for medical education and clinical training, Sectra Education Portal, is now in use at the Amsterdam Center for Radiological Anatomy (ACRA). ACRA is part of the Academic Medical Center (AMC) in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Sectra Education Portal and its interactive... Read more

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Hologic to Announce Financial Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal 2017 on Wed, August 2, 2017

2017 12 Jul

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced that the Company plans to release its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2017 on Wednesday, August 2, 2017, after the market closes.  In conjunction with the release, management will host a conference call that day at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time.Interested participants may listen to the call by dialing... Read more

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Sphere Medical Proxima™ Bedside Blood Gas Monitoring System Compatible with Philips IntelliVue

2017 03 Jul

As a patient dedicated system, Proxima is always connected to the patient via their arterial line and ready to go instantly.   Sphere Medical, an innovative company in critical care monitoring and diagnostics equipment, announces that its Proxima™ bedside blood gas monitoring system is compatible with Philips IntelliVue Patient Monitoring Systems through... Read more

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Hologic Notified Holders of 2.00% Convertible Exchange Senior Notes Due 2042 are Eligible to Convert

2017 03 Jul

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced that it has notified holders of the 2.00% Convertible Exchange Senior Notes due 2042 (CUSIP No. 436440 AC5) issued March 5, 2012, and Wilmington Trust Company, the trustee, paying agent and conversion agent for the notes, that holders are eligible to convert the notes.  This conversion right is subject to the... Read more

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BJR Launches CPD Questions

2017 01 Jul

The British Institute of Radiology (BIR) has launched  continuous professional development (CPD) questions on selected articles in BJR and BJR|case reports. The Institute has previously provided CPD for its multidisciplinary community through educational events and online resources, so extending this to its journals was a natural next step. “It is a... Read more

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Study Compares Performance of Masimo Next Generation SedLine® PSi to Original PSi During Anesthesia

2017 29 Jun

 Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced the findings of an abstract presented at Euroanaesthesia 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland. In the study, researchers at University Medical Center Groningen, Netherlands, compared original and Next Generation versions of Masimo Patient State Index (PSi, a processed EEG parameter related to the effect of anesthetic agents)... Read more

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Sectra Publishes Annual Report and Corporate Governance Report for 2016/2017

2017 29 Jun

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra’s (STO: SECT B) Annual Report for the 2016/2017 fiscal year is now available on www.sectra.com/annual_report . The Board of Directors’ most recent Corporate Governance Report is available on www.sectra.com/corporate_governance .Investors and shareholders are asked to refer to the digital... Read more

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Hologic's New Panther Fusion® System, Flu and Respiratory Assays Now CE Marked in Europe

2017 29 Jun

New Panther Fusion® Module Expands Molecular Testing Capabilities, Increases Productivity and Flexibility for the LaboratoryHologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has obtained a CE mark in Europe for its new Panther Fusion system and Panther Fusion assays for flu and respiratory testing, the Company has announced. The Fusion module system offers laboratories... Read more

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UPMC, considers opportunities to join Moscow International Medical Cluster

2017 22 Jun

UPMC, world-renowned health care provider from USA, arrived on official visit to Russia by the invitation of Michael Yugay, the CEO of the International Medical Cluster Foundation (IMC Foundation).   IMC Foundation presented to UPMC International, a division of UPMC, a concept of the Moscow International Medical Cluster (MIMC) and the parties spoke... Read more

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Hologic Announces FDA Clearance of Aptima® Assay to Detect Herpes Simplex Virus 1 & 2

2017 21 Jun

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced  that it has obtained FDA clearance to market the Aptima® Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) 1 & 2 molecular assay on the fully automated Panther® system. The test will be commercially available in the 50 United States, U.S. territories and Puerto Rico. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,... Read more