Quantcast
Last updated on April 18, 2014 at 12:24 EDT

Latest Medical equipment Stories

2014-04-02 16:30:42

LONDON, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: MediPoint: Cardiac Rhythm Management - EU Analysis and Market Forecasts MediPoint: Cardiac Rhythm Management - EU Analysis and Market Forecasts SummaryCardiac rhythm management (CRM) comprises any method of treatment aimed at regulating the heart's rhythm, including medication, medical devices, and occasionally surgery. There can be a number of reasons why CRM is needed, all of which...

2014-04-02 12:31:11

The Aging Population Will Nonetheless Spur Gradual Market Growth Through 2022, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the U.S. market for prescription-based orthotic and prosthetic devices will grow modestly through 2022 despite each market facing distinct reimbursement challenges. This growth can be primarily attributed to the expanding aging population because older individuals are most...

2014-04-02 08:32:52

BURLINGTON, ON, April 2, 2014 /CNW/ - On April 2, 2014, Ottobock HealthCare Canada (manufacturer of Prosthetics, Orthotics and Mobility products) is recognizing Limb Loss Awareness Month by hosting an event at their Canadian head office. The afternoon will be interactive and will feature guest speakers such as Sam Paulos (Genium Microprocessor Knee wearer), Mike Coulter (Michelangelo Hand wearer) and Jeff Tiessen (Paralympian Athlete and bilateral upper limb amputee)....

2014-04-02 08:32:16

SHANGHAI, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chinese government on Monday unveiled a new regulation on the supervision of medical equipment in a bid to enhance its safety and effectiveness and safeguard public health. The regulation will come into effect on June 1. (Logo: http://photos.prnasia.com/prnh/20140401/0861402042 ) Under the new rule, medical equipment in China will be registered and divided into three categories based on the potential health risks they might pose for the...

2014-04-02 08:26:25

DUBLIN, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3228t3/united_states_air) has announced the addition of the "United States Air Purifiers Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3228t3/united_states_air ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) In 2009, one in 12 people had asthma in United States...

2014-04-02 08:26:23

DUBLIN, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pnhrfs/india_air) has announced the addition of the "India Air Purifiers Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pnhrfs/india_air ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The quality of air in India is depleting day-by-day due to the continuously...

2014-04-01 23:27:11

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Insulin Delivery Devices Market to 2019 - Simplified Pump Solutions and Low Cost Pens Represent Distinct Regional Growth Drivers" to its huge collection of research reports. Browse Full Report: http://www.researchmoz.us/insulin-delivery-devices-market-to-2019-simplified-pump-solutions-and-low-cost-pens-represent-distinct-regional-growth-drivers-report.html. Albany, NY (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 The report reviews the competitive...

2014-04-01 23:00:41

After perpetually seeing a need to educate more people who suffer from the symptoms of TMJ and sleep apnea, but remain undiagnosed as well as other doctors, Dr. Richard Klein decided to take to the radio to spread his message and answer questions live on air that anyone has about the two disorders. It is especially important because the symptoms of both TMJ and sleep apnea can mimic the symptoms of many other disorders, which can lead to a long wait time until patients get to proper care....

2014-04-01 16:25:08

New "Accordion" Flange Delivers the Clinically-Proven Skin Protection of Moldable Technology(TM) GREENSBORO, N.C., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvaTec, a leading global medical products and technologies company, today launched the Natura(®) Accordion Flange, designed to make ostomy pouch application much easier and more comfortable while delivering the clinically-proven skin and leak protection of Moldable Technology. The launch is the first in a series of new product...

2014-04-01 12:32:58

LONDON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:MediPoint: Cardiac Rhythm Management - Global Analysis and Market ForecastsMediPoint: Cardiac Rhythm Management - Global Analysis and Market ForecastsSummaryCardiac rhythm management (CRM) comprises any method of treatment aimed at regulating the heart's rhythm, including medication, medical devices, and occasionally surgery. There can be a number of reasons why CRM is needed, all of...


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...

More Articles (6 articles) »