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Neonatal and Pediatric ECMO with Minilung Petite Kit
Fresenius Medical Care heart & lung launches patient kit, especially for neonatal and pediatric ECMO use Fresenius Medical Care’s heart & lung division Xenios AG introduced the MiniLung petite kit at ESICM LIVES congress this October. This patient kit was developed especially for neonatRead more
Getinge Expands its Virtual Hospital to Add More Value for Visitors
Since the opening in 2021, Getinge’s Virtual Hospital has offered visitors to experience hospital solutions in different rooms. The online facility is now coming together as a whole, with entire hospital departments allowing visitors the full picture of how the MedTech suppliers broad range of solutRead more
Fresenius Medical Care Heart and Lung Enables ECMO Simulation in Virtual Reality
VR app for extracorporeal heart and lung support at ESCIM LIVES 2022 Fresenius Medical Care’s heart & lung division Xenios AG presents its virtual reality application at ESCIM LIVES congress in Paris. Visitors can discover a fictitious ECMO case and interactive hands-on experiences. &nRead more
Merger: Medos Becomes Fully Integrated Within Xenios AG
Medos Medizintechnik AG was merged into Xenios AG. This streamlines processes within the company and at the same time it grows closer to the parent company Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA. Medos Medizintechnik AG (Medos) was founded in 1987 with a focus on cardiopulmonary soRead more
Abionic Receives IVDR Certification for Its Predictive Ultra-Rapid Sepsis Test
BSI certification agency has granted Abionic’s abioSCOPE® device and PSP test the IVDR certification for in-vitro diagnostics. This certification complies with Europe’s new In-vitro Diagnostic Regulation (IVDR), and will be required for products sold within the EU from May 2022 onward. A transitiRead more
New JAMA Article Highlights the Outcome and Safety Benefits of Remote Patient Monitoring
Masimo SafetyNet® Reduced Mortality Among COVID-19 Patients Masimo has announced the findings of a Viewpoint article recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) which highlighted the benefits of remote home patient monitoring, reportRead more
Getinge Partners with IFC to Help Increase Access to Medical Equipment Across Africa
Getinge is now joining the International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) initiative to help health care providers in East and West Africa get better access to life-saving equipment. Getting medical equipment into Africa can be challenging. Hence, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) isRead more
Getinge is Opening Up a New Experience Center in Frankfurt
Getinge’s new Experience Center in Frankfurt, Germany is part of the company’s continuous strive to interact with, and support, customers and partners. It will showcase Getinge’s broad portolio of innovative and sustainable health care and life science solutions. “Over the last years, we haRead more
GE Healthcare Receives FDA Approval of First-Ever Software to Help Automate Anesthesia Delivery
End-tidal Control software helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions and costs by cutting anesthetic agent waste Enables anesthesia providers to set precise targets for oxygen and anesthetic agent Offers increased workflow efficiencies by reducing the manual inputs providers must enter in delivRead more
New Study Shows Getinge Innovation Can help Hospitals Lower Anesthetic Waste by Up to 58 Percent
A newly released study in the Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing shows that the unique Automatic Gas Control (AGC) in Getinge’s anesthesia machine Flow-i, lowers sevoflurane wastage by up to 58 percent; a sustainable and economic approach without compromising patient safety.  ThRead more
Fingerstick Capillary Blood Testing for Lactate, Hb, and Hct The StatStrip Lactate and Hemoglobin/Hematocrit Meter system (StatStrip LAC/Hb/Hct) is a handheld, easy-to-use meter system that measures LAC, Hb and Hct at the point-of-care using...
StatStrip® and StatStrip Xpress®2 Glucose Meters
The only glucose meters cleared by US FDA and Health Canada for use with all patients, including critically ill Because of the unacceptably high rate of adverse patient events, including deaths, linked to the point-of-care (POC) use of glucose...
Point-of-care Laboratory Quality Test
OUR NANOFLUIDIC TECHNOLOGY REVOLUTIONISES POINT-OF-CARE IN VITRO DIAGNOSTIC SOLUTIONS Abionic’s nanotechnology is transforming today’s blood-testing standards by bringing laboratory quality to near-patient testing and simultaneously analysing...
Stat Profile Prime® CCS Analyzer
The New Definition of Simplicity for Critical Care Testing Measures: pH PCO 2 PO 2 Na K Cl iCa Glu Lac Hct Stat Profile Prime combines the revolutionary microelectronics
Heart & Lung Therapies
ECLS with Xenios console The Xenios console is the core of our extracorporeal life support (ECLS) offering. The console, equipped with the right patient kit and cannulas, determines the type of extracorporeal treatment. One console – different...