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2014-09-30 23:25:06

Newest DRE Patient Monitor Leads in Functionality, Connectivity, Price Louisville, KY (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 DRE Medical — a leading medical equipment company — recently launched a series of upgrades to the DRE Waveline Pro patient monitor, a complete, advanced O.R. Monitor with superior performance. The new Waveline Pro is a full-featured, dependable monitor at a very competitive price, perfect for many environments, including anesthesia and post-anesthesia care units. The...

2014-09-24 12:29:28

BASINGSTOKE, England, September 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RDT is pleased to announce that, following CE and other market approvals, it has received 510k clearance by the US Food and Drug Administration for the addition to the Tempus Pro medical monitor of: 12 Lead ECG recording interpretation, real-time arrhythmia detection, ST and QT monitoring and alarming (unique to a fully-featured pre-hospital transport monitor) an additional two channels of invasive blood pressure (four...

2014-09-24 08:27:43

Ground-breaking Patient Monitoring System Aligns with Forces of Magnetism SAN DIEGO, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sotera® Wireless, Inc. will demonstrate how the early detection capabilities of its ViSi® Mobile System may significantly impact hospital patient safety, as well as support the ANCC Forces of Magnetism, at the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) National Magnet Conference being held from October 8 through October 10 at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in...

2014-09-15 23:06:26

Consumer sales of pulse oximeters through retailers such as Amazon and Walgreens and other distribution channels provide manufactures with lucrative cash sales, reports iData Research. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 According to a report by iData Research (http://www.idataresearch.com), the leading global authority in medical device market research, the market for pulse oximeters in the U.S., Asia Pacific and Europe is expected to grow to over $1.3 billion by 2020. This market...

2014-09-10 12:28:55

Respiratory Monitoring Helps to Protect Patients during Procedural Sedation GLENDALE, Calif., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Glendale Adventist Medical Center recently strengthened patient safety measures by expanding its use of capnography to monitor patients during moderate sedation. Sedation provides comfort to the patient while maintaining a level of responsiveness (e.g., groggy but will respond to talking or pain), as opposed to general anesthesia where the patient is completely...

2014-08-28 12:29:14

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nonin Medical, Inc., the inventor of finger pulse oximetry and a leader in noninvasive medical monitoring, today announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Nonin Model 3231 OEM/eHealth finger pulse oximeter for use in the United States. The finger pulse oximeter plugs into a telemedicine hub or kiosk through a USB connector and measures oxygen saturation and pulse rate in pediatric to adult patients. The Model 3231...

2014-07-10 12:30:17

CROWN POINT, Ind., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point recently expanded its use of capnography for respiratory monitoring outside the operating room, joining a growing group of healthcare leaders in embracing state-of-the-art patient safety technology. Capnography measures how effectively patients are breathing and can alert medical caregivers when life-threatening respiratory depression occurs. By measuring the amount of carbon dioxide the...

2014-06-30 12:31:54

Respiratory Monitoring Helps to Protect Patients on Pain Medication GARY, Ind., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Methodist Hospitals recently strengthened patient safety measures by expanding its use of capnography to monitor patients using patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) to regulate their pain after surgery. PCA can provide an effective way to control pain by allowing patients to self-administer small doses of pain medication intravenously, but the technology poses unique risks...

2014-06-25 12:31:10

DALLAS, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Diagnostic Electrocardiograph (ECG) Market by Product (Resting, Stress, Holter Monitor), End-user (Hospitals, Home/Ambulatory, Research Center, Physician Office, Nursing Homes), Lead Type (Single, 3-6, 12) - Global Forecast to 2020" published by MarketsandMarkets, provides a detailed overview of the major drivers, restraints, challenges, opportunities, current market trends, and strategies impacting the global diagnostic ECG...

2014-06-25 12:29:53

Respiratory Monitoring Helps to Protect Patients on Pain Medication ROCKFORD, Ill., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SwedishAmerican Hospital recently strengthened patient safety measures by expanding its use of capnography to monitor patients using patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) to regulate their pain after surgery. PCA can provide an effective way to control pain by allowing patients to self-administer small doses of pain medication intravenously, but the technology poses unique...


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