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HAMILTON-C1: Minimum Size for Maximum Performance
Requiring only a minimum of space, the HAMILTON-C1 mechanical ventilator combines maximum mobility with invasive and noninvasive modes, as well as high flow oxygen therapy. The integrated high-performance turbine enables the HAMILTON-C1 to be completely independent of compressed air. This makesRead more
Masimo Announces Four-Year Partnership with World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists
Joint Initiative, “Safe Anaesthesia – ASAP,” Is to Improve Anesthesia Care in Low Resource CountriesMasimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced at the World Congress of Anaesthesiologists (WCA) in Hong Kong that it has become the first Global Impact Partner of the World FeRead more
Proxima Demonstrated at NVIC Congress Following Significant Sale in Benelux
The Proxima™ patient dedicated in-line blood gas monitoring system Sphere Medical, an innovative company in critical care monitoring and diagnostics equipment, is exhibiting its Proxima™ patient dedicated arterial blood gas monitoring system and discussing its latest sale to a large teaching hoRead more
Using Point-Of-Care Ultrasound to Train the Intensivists of the Future
Dr Kaushik Bhowmick regularly uses the X-Porte point-of-care ultrasound system in his daily practice West Suffolk Hospital in Bury St Edmunds is using the latest generation point-of-care ultrasound system to help intensive care trainees develop their skills in cardiac and lung ultrasound, as coRead more
Study Investigates the Impact of Masimo Continuous SpHb® and PVI® on Anesthesia-Related Mortality
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced the findings of an abstract presented at the American Society of Anesthesiologists’ (ASA) Annual Meeting in Chicago. In the study, researchers at Hôpital Dupuytren, part of the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire of Limoges, FranceRead more
WFSA Signs Commitment to Support Patient Safety Movement’s Mission of Zero Patient Deaths by 2020
Patient Safety Movement Foundation Joins WFSA’s SAFE-T CampaignThe World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists (WFSA) has signed a commitment to action and announced that it will support the Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) and its mission to eliminate preventablRead more
Optimizing Sepsis Management in the Intensive Care Unit: An Interview With Jordi Trafi
“Studies continue to show that guiding antibiotic therapy based on the dynamics of PCT levels in the blood will reduce not only the use of antibiotics but also the length of stay, hereby lowering hospital costs significantly" - an interview with Jordi Trafi. Sepsis can easily escalate to the life-thRead more
New Data Show Malnutrition in U.S. Hospitals Associated with a $42 Billion Burden to Health System
New AHRQ statistical brief, co-authored with BAXTER and ASPEN, show nearly 2 million U.S. hospital stays1 involve malnutritionMalnutrition-related hospital stays have up to a five times higher risk of deaths2, compared to patient stays not identified as malnourishedMost malnourished-related hosRead more
Masimo Partners with Smile Train to Advance Safe Surgery
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced that it is partnering with Smile Train to help ensure the safety of patients undergoing cleft lip and/or palate surgery in low-resource settings around the world.Patient monitoring, including the use of pulse oximetry, is a key part of ensuring safe surgRead more
Masimo Announces a Special Worldwide Program for SpHb® Monitoring for Zika Virus Affected Areas
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced that in response to the Zika virus and its potential impact on the availability of blood products, Masimo is creating a special program to dramatically reduce the cost of and increase access to Masimo’s continuous hemoglobin monitoring (SpRead more
The HAMILTON-T1 combines for the first time the functionality of a fully featured intensive care unit ventilator with the compactness and ruggedness required for transport. This is why the HAMILTON-T1 enables you to provide optimal ventilation therapy...
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)...
The HAMILTON-C3 ventilator is a modular high-end ventilation solution for all patient groups. Offering a number of unique features, the HAMILTON-C3 is one of the first ventilators featuring the “Ventilation Autopilot” INTELLiVENT-ASV®. The HAMILTON-C3’s...
Features The SynoVent E5 is the ventilator you need with the interface you want. It does not only include advanced ventilator functionality for patients ranging from infant to adult, but also a modern, easy-to-use interface. The display can be configured...