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ICU Management

Masimo to Showcase Next Generation SedLine® Brain Function Monitor at 2016 Euroanaesthesia Congress

2016 27 May

SedLine, Which Helps Clinicians Improve Anesthetic Management, Receives CE MarkMasimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the CE mark and scheduled full market release of Next Generation SedLine® Brain Function Monitoring technology at the European Society of Anaesthesiology's (ESA) 2016 Euroanaesthesia Congress in London, England.Next Generation SedLine... Read more

ICU Management

Prototype Helmet Device Uses EEG to Detect TBI Early

2016 21 May

A portable system to detect traumatic brain injury (TBI) has been developed in Norway. The helmet-based system can run EEG tests at the scene of an accident or in an ambulance, and has been patented by Smartbrain. Haldor Sjåheim at Smartbrain explained that the EmerEEG system allows fast EEGs to be run. "The diagnostics and outcomes for many patient... Read more

ICU Management

Patients with Seizures - How to Diagnose and Treat

2016 04 Apr

When ICU patients experience prolonged seizures, immediate action is required to prevent long-term neurological damage. An article in the April issue of Critical Care Nurse provides diagnosis and treatment guidance for nurses and other clinicians whose patients experience continuous or recurrent seizures, convulsive or non-convulsive. The article provides... Read more

ICU Management

Anaesthesia: Brain Effects Differ in Old and Young Patients

2015 17 Aug

In a series of studies, Massachusetts General Hospital's researchers have observed the differences in the way common anaesthetics affect the brains of older patients and children — findings that could lead to ways of improving monitoring technology and the safety of general anaesthesia for such patients.Emery Brown, MD, PhD, and Patrick Purdon, PhD,... Read more

IT Management

App Uses Brainwaves To Direct Google Glass

2014 14 Jul

A new app called MindRDR utilises a special headband to convert brain signals into instructions for Google Glass. The possibility exists to someday enable users to use their thoughts to take pictures and upload them to social media sites. It also has potential applications in the medical field, to help quadriplegics or people who suffer from locked-in... Read more


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