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2014-10-21 23:15:22

Quick-start programs enable HME providers to reach out to patient populations quickly. Denver, CO (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 CareTouch Communications, Inc. released two end-of-year promotions to Home Medical Equipment (HME) providers who are interested in reaching out to their patient population in 2014 in an effort to boost resupply revenues. The two programs include free services for HME providers, whether they are using Mediware’s Fastrack or another billing system. Existing...

2014-10-21 08:35:38

ATLANTA, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Philips Respironics, a division of Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), will showcase "The ANSWER," a comprehensive business transformation process that connects product, technology and workflow innovations for both sleep and respiratory care management, at Medtrade Fall in Atlanta from October 20 - 23, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140219/NE67640LOGO-b At a time when challenges in the sleep market have raised more questions than...

2014-10-21 08:35:29

NORTHVALE, N.J., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ADM Tronics Unlimited, Inc. (OTCQB: ADMT) has announced that S. Vincent Grasso, DO, MSIS, MBA has joined the company as Chief Medical Information Officer (CMIO). Dr. Grasso is a surgeon, software architect/informaticist and business strategist with over 20 years of delivering professional services within the international healthcare marketplace. In addition to extensive clinical and information technology expertise, his business...

2014-10-20 20:26:04

LONDON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Report Details What does the future hold for the needle-free delivery market? Visiongain's report gives you forecasted revenues to 2023. It explains trends, opportunities and prospects for the overall needle-free injection technology market. There is urgent need for needle-free delivery methods, driven by needle/syringe safety concerns and their lack of suitability for mass immunisation programmes. Our study lets you assess sales data for the...

2014-10-20 20:24:18

LONDON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Report DetailsPre-filled syringes and related devices - discover leading companies' revenue prospectsHow are companies in the pre-filled syringe industry performing? Visiongain's report gives you data, analysis and discussions for producers of those drug delivery devices.Our updated study lets you assess companies in the pre-filled (ready-to-fill) syringe industry and market, showing you their prospects to 2024. There you see financial results,...

2014-10-20 08:31:41

First Patient Enrolled in PLATINUM Diversity Trial Evaluating Performance in Women, Black Americans, Latinos/Hispanics, Native Americans and Alaska Natives with Coronary Artery Disease MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its commitment to innovation and improving patient outcomes, Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) has initiated the PLATINUM Diversity trial to evaluate the clinical performance of the Promus PREMIER((TM)) Everolimus-Eluting Platinum...

2014-10-18 23:02:32

The global diagnostic ECG market by product is divided into three major segments, namely, resting system, stress system, and Holter monitor system. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/Diagnostic-ECG-global-Market-173.html (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 The “Global Diagnostic Electrocardiograph (ECG) Market by Product (Resting, Stress, Holter Monitor), by End-user (Hospitals, Home/Ambulatory, Research Center, Physician Office, Nursing Homes), by Lead Type (Single, 3-6, 12) -Global...

2014-10-17 12:29:40

DUBLIN, October 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6cbkgn/latest_guidebook) has announced the addition of the "Latest Guidebook for Conducting Medical Device Clinical Evaluation and Clinical Trial in China: From Regulations to Practices (2014 Edition)" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6cbkgn/latest_guidebook ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769...

2014-10-17 12:29:36

DUBLIN, October 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rxznjk/micro_market) has announced the addition of the "Micro Market Monitor : North American Automated External Defibrillators (AED) Market" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rxznjk/micro_market ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The report North American Automated External...

2014-10-16 23:07:38

By 2020, the technologically driven patient monitoring equipment market is projected to be worth more than US$ 680 million, with Japan representing more than 75% of that value, reports iData Research Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 According to a report by iData Research (http://www.idataresearch.com), the multi-parameter vital sign monitoring market segment in the Asia-Pacific region is both stable and exceptionally valuable; over the next few years, this segment will steadily...


Latest Medical equipment Reference Libraries

Tracheal Intubation
2013-04-30 13:26:36

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
2013-04-30 13:16:16

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
2013-04-30 13:11:12

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
2013-04-30 10:27:06

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
2013-03-04 16:24:04

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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