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2014-07-02 16:24:50

AUSTIN, Texas, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. has donated $100,000 to establish the 2014-2015 Hanger Kids Scholarship to Camp No Limits, a non-profit camp for children with limb loss or limb difference to receive education, mentorship, and support. "Over the past 10 years, through their volunteerism with Camp No Limits, our employees have witnessed the incredible benefit this special camp provides for children with limb loss or limb difference and their families," Hanger...

2014-07-02 12:28:25

LONDON and NEW YORK, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- http://www.abmrg.com/North-America-Respiratory-Disposable-Device-Market-Trends-and-Potential-2006-2019.html The North American respiratory disposables and anesthesia disposables market has registered an annual growth of around 6% in the last decade and is forecast to grow more than double by 2019. Respiratory and anesthesia disposables or consumables are primarily used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD),...

2014-07-02 08:27:57

SEAL BEACH, Calif., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- (OTC BB: IDNG)- Independence Energy Corp. ("Independence") announced today that its Thermofinder FS-700 Pro and FS-700 (retail version) non-contact infrared thermometer has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") clearance and is launching immediately its distribution in the United States. The FS-700 is currently being sold in Asian and European markets for both professional and retail markets. Independence has the...

2014-07-01 12:27:55

AUSTIN, Texas, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inova Labs Inc. ("Inova Labs"), a leading manufacturer of innovative oxygen therapy solutions has received FDA-clearance for Activox DUO2(TM), the first fully-integrated stationary and portable oxygen concentrator system. Activox DUO2(TM) combines the benefits of a home-use stationary concentrator with the portability of a best-in-class LifeChoice Activox POC into one integrated system. This unique combination provides active oxygen therapy...

2014-06-30 16:27:01

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX) announced today that it will conduct a live webcast of its third fiscal quarter 2014 earnings conference call on Thursday, July 31, at 8:00 a.m. (ET). BD will issue a press release detailing the quarter's earnings earlier that morning. The webcast of the conference call, along with related slides, will be accessible through BD's website at www.bd.com/investors and will be available for...

2014-06-30 12:32:12

FALLS CHURCH, Va., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Innovative Process Validation Strategies for Medical Devices: Proving Your Processes and Documentation to the FDA **Presented by Ombu Enterprises and FDAnews** Aug. 26-27, 2014 - Bethesda, MD http://www.fdanews.com/DeviceProcessValidation (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140627/122807) FDAnews is pleased to announce its new interactive workshop -- Innovative Process Validation Strategies for Medical Devices: Proving Your...

2014-06-30 08:36:06

ROSEVILLE, Calif., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cokeva, Inc., an industry leading aftermarket repair and engineering services company, announced today that it has received ISO 13485:2003 certification. This independent certification validates Cokeva's long-standing commitment to quality, meeting the stringent requirements of customers in the medical device market. It also serves as a strong foundation for its medical device initiatives. "We are committed to meeting the needs of our...

2014-06-27 23:00:25

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Generic and innovative drugs market in Central Europe 2014 Comparative analysis, reimbursement policies and development forecasts for 2014-2018" to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, NY (PRWEB) June 28, 2014 Generic and innovative drugs market in Central Europe, comparative analysis, reimbursement policies and development forecasts for 2014-2018 is a comprehensive guide to the market and all its conditions and...

2014-06-27 12:26:23

TORONTO, June 27, 2014 /CNW/ - A new partnership between MedicAlert Foundation Canada (MAFCA) and the Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA) means that Canadians living with diabetes will benefit from a special offer on their MedicAlert bracelets. The first to benefit from this partnership are the 1,600 youth attending the CDA's national D-Camps program, launching on June 29. Over the course of the summer, campers who enroll will receive a free $39 Urban Link MedicAlert bracelet...

2014-06-26 23:15:35

Orthoco, a top online retailer of rehabilitation supplies and equipment, is now selling Chattanooga Hydrocollator heating units for moist hot packs. Wynnewood, PA (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Orthoco offers two types of Hydrocollators: the stationary and mobile heating units manufactured from Chattanooga. The Hydrocollator Stationary Heating Units do not have wheels, unlike the Mobile Heating Units. Anthony Engel, CEO of Orthoco says, “The Mobile heating units are good for busy rehab practices...


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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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