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2014-06-18 23:05:45

The industry has experienced steady growth over the past five years; over the next five years, an aging and increasingly obese US population will continue to provide steady demand for industry products. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Syringes and Injection Needle Manufacturing industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 The Syringes and Injection Needle Manufacturing industry has experienced steady...

2014-06-18 16:26:56

WASHINGTON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Association for Homecare is excited to announce that registration is open for Medtrade 2014, on October 20-23 in Atlanta, Georgia. Medtrade is the largest national educational and buying event for the home medical equipment industry, owned and produced by Emerald Expositions. Medtrade attracts thousands of home medical equipment providers, home health care professionals, and leading manufacturers of home health care...

2014-06-18 08:28:07

DUBLIN, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/td7lk7/needlefree_drug) has announced the addition of the "Needle-Free Drug Delivery Devices Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769Needle-free drug delivery devices are novel techniques to introduce drugs into patient's body without invading the skin with a...

2014-06-17 23:13:08

New overview sheet showcases company’s implantable molding capabilities and success stories Butler, Wisconsin (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 MRPC, a single-source provider of medical device components and assemblies, recently released a new overview sheet highlighting their molded part design and tooling capabilities for implantable medical device components, those meant for long-term implementation inside the human body. MRPC began manufacturing implantables in 2008, when they built their...

2014-06-17 16:25:49

DUBLIN, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pt3c6f/nebulizers_market) has announced the addition of the "Global Nebulizers (Pneumatic Nebulizers, Ultrasonic Nebulizers and Mesh Nebulizers) Market - Forecasts to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769A nebulizer is a medical device used for the treatment of respiratory disorders (asthma, COPD and cystic fibrosis) that converts liquid...

2014-06-17 12:28:16

PASADENA, Calif., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pasadena sleep apnea dentist, Dr. Marine Martirosyan, offers sleep apnea treatments that can help patients enjoy healthier sleep patterns and more refreshing sleep. Sleep apnea is believed to affect nearly 20 million Americans, including about half of people who chronically snore. It is believed to affect between 10 and 20 percent of children who snore regularly, according to the National Sleep Foundation. Unfortunately, it often goes...

2014-06-17 08:29:36

First Healthcare Institution in the U.S. to Implement the System FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BD Medical, a segment of BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today announced an agreement with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center for BD Cato(TM), a system that enhances safety and workflow efficiency in medication preparation via gravimetric and barcoding technology. MD Anderson Cancer Center will...

2014-06-16 16:25:31

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has entered into a series of agreements whereby JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. will assume $45 million of Varian's approximately $115 million loan commitment to fund the development, construction and initial operations of the Scripps Proton Therapy Center in San Diego. Under the agreements, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. purchased $38.1 million of Varian's outstanding loans and is obligated...

2014-06-16 08:30:08

HAIFA, Israel, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OHK Medical Devices the leading manufacturer of the HemaClear(R) tourniquet announces the Journal of Surgery Research and Practice publication of Templeton-Ward et al study titled "The Use of the S-Mart Tourniquet in Hand Surgery: a Safe and Effective Way to Provide a Bloodless Field" (http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/402184). The study details the safety and effectiveness of exsanguination and bleeding control when the...

2014-06-15 08:21:09

LONDON, June 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Drug-eluting Stent Market 2014-2018http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/prescription_drugs/global_drug_eluting_stents_market.htmlTechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Drug-eluting Stent (DES) market to grow at a CAGR of 5.79 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing prevalence of CVD. The Global...


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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