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Company launches anti-fungal AmBisome® as one of the segment's first product offerings MUMBAI, India and PITTSBURGH, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Inc.
Fastest Growing Website for Sleep Apnea is Now #1 in Alexa.com Rankings LOS ANGELES, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Easy
PHILADELPHIA, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Echo Therapeutics, Inc.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland and SEATTLE, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Immunexpress Group (Immunexpress) and Debiopharm Diagnostics SA (Debiopharm), today announced the securing
GoCPAP.com helps alleviate the concerns of individuals with high deductible health plans who require CPAP machines and supplies but struggle with the associated high costs.
AMHERST, N.Y., Feb.
A computerized safety checklist that automatically pulls information from patients' electronic medical records was associated with a threefold drop in rates of one serious type of hospital-acquired infection.
First Multi-Parameter Monitor with Contact-Free Sensing to Help Providers Avoid Adverse Events WALTHAM, Mass., Feb.
DUBLIN, February 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ghb74v/mechanical ) has announced the addition of the "Mechanical
ORLANDO, Fla., Feb.
Tracheal intubation (commonly known as intubation) is the placement of a flexible plastic tube into the trachea in order to maintain an open airway or to serve as a conduit through which to administer oxygen or other drugs. It is commonly performed in emergency situations and critically ill or injured patients, but intubation is also used in patients who will be undergoing a lengthy surgery that requires them to be under anesthesia for a significant number of hours. In order to intubate,...
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation, also known as ECMO, is best described as long term life support occurring outside the patient’s body. It should be noted, however, that ECMO is temporary and typically lasts three to ten days on average. ECMO is a means of oxygenating blood without it having to circulate inside the body, and thus allows time for essential recovery of the heart and lungs. ECMO comes with many serious risks and is only used in severe cases of cardiac or respiratory failure...
Oxygen therapy is known as the administration of oxygen as a medical intervention. It is indicated in patients whose oxygen supply is compromised due to both acute and chronic health conditions and can be administered in many different ways. Oxygen therapy can be administered virtually wherever the patient is. Most commonly, oxygen is delivered to patients in an ambulance, hospital, or doctor’s office. These medical facilities carry oxygen in the form of a compressed gas. It is stored...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.