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Stable demand for syringes, which are largely considered nondiscretionary, and rising prices of raw materials have contributed to steady price growth for syringes over the past three years.
101 Mobility of Austin donated a patient lift rental unit so a father and his son visiting from England can enjoy their last Christmas together. Austin, TX (PRWEB)
- Mattress coverlet comprised of a single patient use cover that is easy to use and install on any therapy support surface CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec.
The deals involve performance-based contracts that feature risk-sharing financial arrangements over various medical implant devices. Port Washington, New York
Global Portable Medical Devices Market 2015 – 2019 report says wireless technologies are the latest trend seen in the market. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December
Dr. Lev Kalika has begun to use diagnostic ultrasound imaging to treat LBP.
Engineers from the University of Pittsburgh have successfully developed a system that allowed a woman to maneuver a robotic arm in ten different directions by only using her thought.
Lexington Int’l is pleased to announce that it has received FDA 510K Marketing Clearance for 2 new HairMax enhanced, hands-free laser phototherapy devices.
Researchmoz announces new market research report on "China Medical Monitor Industry Report, 2014-2017" to its huge database.
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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