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Aeroflow Healthcare is pleased to announce the addition of both urinary catheters and adult disposable diapers to their growing line of durable medical equipment products.
Sleep Restfully, Inc., which offers sleep therapy and oxygen therapy equipment and supplies, was recently selected to join the Google Trusted Store program. Houston,
Aero One Introduces the First Physician-Designed Room Air Purifier That Also Disinfects Air Miamisburg, OH (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 The growing concern
MCHENRY, Ill., March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Medela has announced the addition of the Invia(®) Motion(TM)-15-Days and Invia(®) Motion(TM)-Endure personal pumps to its Negative
LONDON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders in student, youth and adventure travel, STA Travel today launches 'STAnder' - an online dating platform and mobile app for
The Software and Cybersecurity Risk Management for Medical Device conference — chaired by internationally renowned expert Fubin Wu — has been specifically designed to provide attendees with
NiQ Health's commitment to improving the patient care experience highlighted with integration between their CarePlus(TM) nurse call system and ClinicAll's clinic infotainment system NEW YORK,
MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Air Purifier Market: Trends and Opportunities (2014-2019)" report to its research store. DALLAS, Mar.
DALLAS, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketReportsOnline.com adds Global Air Purifier Market: Trends and Opportunities (2014-2019) industry research report of 62 pages
Rescued by Nonprofit The Gentle Barn, Dudley Is Steadily Recovering SANTA CLARITA, Calif., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten weeks since his recue, Dudley, the young cow who was suffering
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,...
Intravenous therapy, commonly known as IV therapy, is known as the administration of a liquid substance directly into a vein. It is also known as drip therapy, because most often the liquid is suspended above the IV site by an infusion pump, and runs through a drip chamber, which prevents air from entering the line. IVs are the preferred method of drug administration in hospital settings because they are the fastest known route of getting medication to the body. Intravenous therapy can also...
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...
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL) is the noninvasive treatment of kidney stones, stones in the gallbladder as well as calcium build ups in the liver using acoustic pulses. Procedure A lithotriptor breaks up the calcium stones without damage being done to the patient through the use of high-intensity, externally-applied, focused acoustic pulses. By laying the patient down on their back and placing a water-filled coupling device under the back at the level of the kidneys, the...
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