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DALLAS, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Enteral Feeding Devices Market by Product (Feeding Pump, Feeding Tube, Giving Set, Enteral
Developer of ZONE Sonography™ Technology Receives FDA Clearance on New C9-3sp Intra-Operative Curved Array Transducer Orlando, Fla (PRWEB) March 23, 2015
LONDON, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Syringe pumps are typically small, compact infusion devices used for the delivery of precise amounts of fluid and drugs to patients.
GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Pressure Ulcer Treatment Products.
LONDON, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- REPORT HIGHLIGHTSThe global market for cardiac medical devices was valued at nearly $49.4 billion in 2013 and $52 billion in 2014.
Sandlerresearch.org store adds "Global Facial Interfaces Market 2015-2019" a new research report in its store.
Sight saving Non-Contact Diaton tonometry reveals unique glaucoma screening option to optometrists, ophthalmologists and other eye care professionals to evaluate intraocular pressure THROUGH THE EYELID.
NEW YORK, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Wearable medical devices are autonomous, non-invasive devices that perform specific medical functions such as managing treatment
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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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