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More Than Pathogen Reduction: Seraph 100 In COVID-19 Patients

2020 10 Nov

Panelists: Professor Jan Kielstein  (Klinikum Braunschweig, Germany)  Doctor Julius Schmidt  (Hannover Medical School, Germany)  Doctor Steven Stogner  (Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA)  Doctor Brian Rifkin  (Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA) Find ExThera Medical On Social... Read more

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Ortho’s VITROS® COVID-19 Antigen Test Capable of Accurate Mass-Scale Testing Achieves CE Mark

2020 26 Oct

Ortho’s new SARS-CoV-2 antigen test offers 98.9% concordance to real-time PCR tests, making it a viable alternative suitable for mass-scale testing Ortho’s new SARS-CoV-2 antigen test is the latest addition to the company’s COVID-19 solutions, which include two CE Marked and FDA EUA COVID-19 antibody tests – Total and IgG Ortho Clinical... Read more

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Ortho’s VITROS® COVID-19 Antigen Test Capable of Accurate Mass-Scale Testing Achieves CE Mark

2020 26 Oct

Ortho’s new SARS-CoV-2 antigen test offers 98.9% concordance to real-time PCR tests, making it a viable alternative suitable for mass-scale testing Ortho’s new SARS-CoV-2 antigen test is the latest addition to the company’s COVID-19 solutions, which include two CE Marked and FDA EUA COVID-19 antibody tests – Total and IgG Ortho Clinical Diagnostics,... Read more

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Ventilator Training Alliance app receives awards and surpasses 60,000 downloads

2020 23 Oct

The Ventilator Training Alliance (VTA) app released earlier this year by Getinge and other major ventilator manufacturers now surpasses 60,000 downloads and receives innovation awards while continuing to support frontline medical workers during COVID-19. Earlier this year Getinge joined forces together with other ventilator manufacturers... Read more

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Getinge Webinar - Pediatric and neonatal severe COVID-19 cases: the update

2020 29 Oct

Speakers Daniele De Luca MD, PhD - Chief, Division of Pediatrics, Dr. Miray Kärnekull Medical Affairs Director – ACT Dr. Mark Konrad Head of Medical Read more

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Atrial Fibrillation and Sepsis: A Life-Threatening Combination

2020 08 Oct

Almost half of the patients with sepsis suffer from myocardial depression and a reduced ejection fraction. Sepsis can also cause changes in circulating volume, vascular tone, and coronary blood flow, all of which affect heart function and heart rate. Serum catecholamine levels and direct measurements of renal sympathetic nerve activity have shown that... Read more

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Siemens Healthineers Collaboration With CDC To Standardize SARS-CoV-2 Assays

2020 15 Sep

The collaboration will standardize SARS-CoV-2 assays by defining concentrations of antibodies to specific viral proteins to confer neutralization that could one day be extrapolated to thresholds considered sufficient to confer immunity. Standardization across manufacturers is also expected to improve patient care by enabling long-term antibody level... Read more

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Masimo Expands the Masimo SafetyNet™️ Solution with Continuous Body Temperature Measurement

2020 27 Jul

The Radius Tº™ Wearable Temperature Sensor Automates Remote Monitoring of Patient Temperature Status Masimo  today announced a significant expansion to the Masimo SafetyNet™ platform with the introduction of Radius Tº™, a wearable, wireless sensor that provides continuous body temperature measurements. By augmenting the already powerful Masimo... Read more

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DOD to Fund a Clinical Trial of COVID-19 Treatment with ExThera’s Seraph 100 Blood Filter

2020 09 Jun

After encouraging preliminary results in the treatment of critically-ill COVID-19 patients at a military hospital in the United States and fourteen other hospitals in Europe, the Department of Defense has selected the Seraph®100 Microbind® Affinity Blood Filter (Seraph 100) as one of its main interventions in a pivotal, US-based randomized controlled... Read more