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New Equipment Purchased Through $24,000 Grant Pomona, CA (PRWEB) September 10, 2012 Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center is the first hospital in the
Biovo announced today that the company was granted a patent covering a closed suction system with an integrated cleaning mechanism by the UK Patent Office.
When hospital patients need assistance breathing and are placed on a mechanical ventilator for days at a time, their lungs react to the pressure generated by the ventilator with an out-of-control immune response that can lead to excessive inflammation.
Many chronic heart failure patients struggle with not just strenuous activity but even the essentials such as moderate exercise and normal breathing.
Gordon D. Rubenfeld, M.D., of the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, Toronto, Canada, and colleagues with the ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome) Definition Task Force, developed a new definition of ARDS (the Berlin Definition) that focused on feasibility, reliability, validity and objective evaluation of its performance.