Search Tag: American Society of Anesthesiologists

ICU Management

BeneVision: envision the future of patient monitoring

2017 07 Nov

30 years ago, monitoring in most intensive care environments was via an ECG display with a numeric value for heart rate combined with intermittent manual measurements of blood pressure. Advances in technology have greatly increased monitoring parameters. For exmaple, eight are included in the current minimum standards for monitoring under anesthesia... Read more

ICU Management

Study Investigates the Impact of Masimo Continuous SpHb® and PVI® on Anesthesia-Related Mortality

2016 24 Oct

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, France (CHU Limoges), investigated the clinical utility of noninvasive, continuous hemoglobin... Read more

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ANESTHESIOLOGY 2017 Annual Meeting - American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)

2017 21 Oct

ASA:  Founded in 1905, the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) is an educational, research and scientific society with more than 52,000 members organized to raise and maintain the standards of the medical practice of anesthesiology. ASA is committed to ensuring physician anesthesiologists evaluate and supervise the medical care of patients before,... Read more

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Noninvasive Monitor Assesses Patients' Response to Painful Stimulation During Surgery

2016 16 May

A novel measure for assessing the body's response to surgery may allow for better anesthesia management in the O.R., less pain when regaining consciousness from anesthesia and better postoperative outcomes. According to a study published in the Online First edition of  Anesthesiology , the official medical journal of the American Society of Anesthesiologists... Read more

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Two New Clinical Studies Using Masimo Technologies Presented at Anesthesiology 2015

2015 29 Oct

Masimo  (NASDAQ: MASI) announced that two new studies using Masimo technologies were presented at the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) annual meeting in San Diego, California, October 24-28. The conference is the largest gathering of anesthesiologists in the world. Study Evaluating the EMMA Portable Capnometer in Children Under General... Read more

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The Medicines Company To Present Data on Innovative Surgical Anesthetic at ANESTHESIOLOGY 2015

2015 27 Oct

Investigational compound ABP-700 abstract awarded “Best of Show” from International Society of Anesthetic Pharmacology (ISAP) in advance of ANESTHESIOLOGY 2015 Follows on recent FDA approval of IONSYS® (fentanyl iontophoretic transdermal system) CII for moderate to severe postoperative pain The Medicines Company will present new clinical data... Read more

Executive Health Management

New Quality Reporting Measures for Physician Anaesthesiologists

2015 20 Apr

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have recently approved two new Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) measures and 16 non-PQRS measures developed by the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) and Anesthesia Quality Institute (AQI). The new 36 reporting measures are expected to empower physician anaesthesiologists when... Read more