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IT Management

Blood Oxygen Levels Can Be Measured at Home Using a Smartphone

2022 20 Oct

Researchers from the University of Washington and University of California San Diego have shown that smartphones are capable of detecting blood oxygen saturation levels down to 70%. According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this is the lowest value that pulse oximeters should be able to measure.   Six participants aged from 20 to 34... Read more

ICU Management

Masimo Renews its $1,000,000 Guarantee that Masimo SET® Will Outperform Nellcor™ Pulse Oximeters

2015 13 Jul

Masimo Addresses the Inaccurate and Misleading Claims that Covidien Continues to Make Regarding Nellcor Pulse Oximetry Performance Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI), the inventor of measure-through motion and low perfusion pulse oximetry, has renewed its $1,000,000 (USD) performance guarantee that Masimo SET® Pulse Oximetry will outperform all Nellcor (part... Read more