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ESA Making Anaesthesia Safer with Lifebox
The European Society of Anaesthesiology (ESA) was one the earliest supporters of Lifebox Foundation, the leading NGO making anaesthesia and surgery safer on a global scale. Since 2012 at Euroanaesthesia in Paris, the commitment of ESA members and membership societies has helped to support thousandsRead more
Two Fire Rescue Departments Honored for Excellence in Emergency Medical Services
Fire Service-Based EMS Awards Presented at 29th Annual National Fire and Emergency Services DinnerMasimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced that the Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) has honored the Orange County (Florida) Fire Rescue Department and the MRead more
Six Days Without a Lung – a Look into the Future of Medical Technology
The dramatic story of Canadian Melissa Benoit, who lived for six days without a lung, shows a view of a new chapter in the history of medical technology. The novalung iLA membrane lung, which replaced the functions of the lung, is a product of XENIOS AG. As a strategic partner of XOR Labs in TorontoRead more
Masimo Announces Full Market Release of Root® Patient Monitor and Connectivity Hub
Masimo Root® Patient Monitor and Connectivity Hub with Kite™ Supplemental Display System (Photo: Business Wire) Masimo (NASDAQ:MASI) has announced to the full market release of Root® with Kite™, a supplemental display system. Kite expands visibility of patient data for clinicians by aRead more
B.Braun & Philips Join forces to Innovate in Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia & Vascular Access
Strategic alliance combines B. Braun’s leadership in regional anesthesia and Philips’ leadership in image guided therapy solutions with the aim to make regional anesthesia and vascular access easier to perform, leading to enhanced patient care and hospital efficiency.Xperius* is the new mobile ultraRead more
ICU Study Shows Significant Reduction in Time to Blood Gas Result using Sphere Medical’s Proxima™
University Hospital Southampton presents ABG time and motion study results at key critical care conferencesUniversity Hospital Southampton demonstrates time saving potential of Proxima™ bedside blood gas monitoring system Sphere Medical, an innovative company in critical care monitoring and diaRead more
FDA Clears Test to Help Manage Antibiotic Treatment For Lower Respiratory Tract Infections & Sepsis
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today cleared the expanded use of the Vidas Brahms PCT Assay to help health care providers determine if antibiotic treatment should be started or stopped in patients with lower respiratory tract infections, such as community-acquired pneumonia, and stopped in paRead more
Sphere Medical Introduces Trend Graphs & Scheduling to Proxima™
New Proxima blood testing functionality for enhanced critical care patient management highlighted at ISICEM 2017Proxima™ bedside blood gas, electrolyte and metabolite analyser now with Trend Graphs. Sphere Medical, an innovative company in critical care monitoring and diagnostics equipmenRead more
Masimo Announces CE Marking of Rad-97™ Pulse CO-Oximeter® & Connectivity Hub
Masimo Rad-97™ Pulse CO-Oximeter® and Connectivity Hub with Noninvasive Blood Pressure Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced the CE marking of noninvasive blood pressure (NIBP) measurements for the Rad-97™ Pulse CO-Oximeter® and connectivity hub. Rad-97 offers Measure-through Motion and LowRead more
New Study Evaluates the Utility of Masimo SpHb® Monitoring During Liver Transplantation
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced the publication of a recent study conducted on adult patients undergoing liver transplantation (LT), in which researchers assessed the accuracy and trending ability of noninvasive Masimo SpHb® (total hemoglobin) measurement, as compared to conventioRead more
17 critical parameters from a blood sample as small as 45 µL Not available in the US When the sample is small but your diagnostic needs are big, the ABL90 FLEX PLUS blood gas analyzer provides critical insights with a turnaround time of less than...
Monitor vital signs of sensitive patients with reliable, smart and intuitive technology Not available in the US Sensitive patients, like neonates, require comfortable care. With transcutaneous monitoring, you can easily keep track of the oxygenation...
NovaPort cannulas: The safe access to the vascular system. NovaPort® twin double lumen cannulas are specifically developed for veno-venous vascular access. NovaPort one single lumen cannulas are specifically developed for the percutaneous connection (KU)...
Get an complete overview of your POCT setup - from one dashboard Your point-of-care-testing setup probably involves many different types of devices from various manufacturers. Radiometer's AQURE point-of-care management system can give you an overview...
Patient Dedicated Arterial Blood Gas Analyzer Frequent measurement of arterial blood samples is an important component in the effective management of patients in the critical care environment, particularly those that are unstable. Point of care or...