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2014-07-10 08:27:27

BURNABY, British Columbia, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TechSci Research [http://www.techsciresearch.com ] announces its publication on 'Global Water Purifiers Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2018' ( http://www.techsciresearch.com/2482) Every 21 seconds a child and 3.4 Million people globally dies every year due to water related disease according to a report by World Health Organization. Nearly all deaths, 99 percent, occur in developing world. Thus, growing water...

2014-07-09 23:14:19

Now cleared by both the FDA and Health Canada, ExcelHealth's iReliev TENS Device Seeks to Provide a Drug Free Pain Relief Alternative. The Company's CEO, Mike Williams Knows First Hand the Effects Pain can Have on an Entire Family. Billings, MT (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Emerging medical device company, ExcelHealth Inc. has received a license for commercial sale of its first product, the iReliev Pain Management System (ET-1313) from Health Canada. The device, which utilizes...

2014-07-09 23:08:04

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp is working to submit the CPAP Nightstand to applicable companies for their consideration. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 InventHelp, a leading inventor service company, announces that one of its clients, an inventor from Pennsylvania, has designed a nightstand that could make storage and use of a bedside CPAP machine more convenient and hygienic. This invention is patented and a prototype is available. “CPAP Nightstand” consists of a bedside...

2014-07-09 16:25:41

LONDON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Ultrasound Devices Market (By Product Type - Cart/Trolley Based Ultrasound Devices and Compact Ultrasound Devices, By Technology and By Application) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019...

2014-07-09 08:28:18

-- Newly Issued US Patent Covers Medical Device Coating Process and Compositions -- DURHAM, N.C., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Micell Technologies, Inc. today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a patent related to Micell's technology for enhancing the performance of medical devices with precise drug-delivery coatings. These technologies currently are used in producing the company's drug-eluting stent system, MiStent SES(®). The...

2014-07-08 12:22:33

DUBLIN, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/m56r46/water_purifier) has announced the addition of the "Water Purifier Market in India 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Water purification is the process of removing suspended solids and gases, contaminants, and undesirable chemicals from drinking water. Water purifiers enable the process of water purification. There are many variants...

2014-07-08 08:32:11

SAN DIEGO, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaCyte, Inc. ("ViaCyte"), a privately held regenerative medicine company developing a cell therapy for treatment of type I diabetes, today announced it has received International Standards Organization (ISO) 13485:2003 certification, an internationally recognized quality standard for medical devices. ViaCyte's certification was awarded by the British Standards Institution (BSI), one of the world's leading certification bodies....

2014-07-07 08:26:15

LONDON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Coronary Stents - Emerging Markets (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa And South Korea), 2012-2018http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_devices/coronary_stents_emerging_markets_brazil_russia_india_china_south_africa_south_korea_2009_2015.htmlGlobal Market Watch:BRICSS Coronary Stents market value is expected to reach US$1 billion by 2016, primarily supported by...

2014-07-03 23:05:09

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) July 03, 2014 The “Diagnostic Electrocardiograph (ECG) Market by Product (Resting, Stress, Holter Monitor), End-user (Hospitals, Home/Ambulatory, Research Center, Physician Office, Nursing Homes), Lead Type (Single, 3-6, 12) - Global Forecast to...

2014-07-03 12:25:39

DUBLIN, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/78d22b/sustained_release) has announced the addition of the "Sustained Release Ocular Drug Delivery Systems" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Given the intricacy of the anatomy and physiology of the eye, it is quite challenging to deliver an ophthalmic drug effectively to a specific ocular site. Several barriers have to be overcome for successful...


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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