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2009-06-08 11:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Nonin Medical, Inc., a leading innovator of noninvasive physiological monitoring solutions, introduced its Model 7600 Regional Oximetry System at the European Society of Anaesthesiology (ESA) conference in Milan, Italy. Designed for instantaneous signal acquisition, improved accuracy and consistency during cerebral monitoring, the Model 7600 offers real-time management of cerebral oxygenation for patients at risk of ischemia. The Model 7600 integrates...

2009-05-12 10:35:00

MINNEAPOLIS, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Nonin Medical, Inc., a leading innovator of noninvasive physiological monitoring solutions, and the inventor of the Onyx(R) fingertip pulse oximeter, announced today the release of its personal patient monitoring device, the GO2(TM) fingertip pulse oximeter. The all-new GO2 provides patients a proven, cost-effective, at-home device to confidently and safely monitor their oxygen saturation to complement their clinician-advised oxygen therapy program....

2009-04-16 07:30:00

- Labeling expanded to include improved patient outcomes and real-time measurement accuracy - TROY, Mich., April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Somanetics Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTS) announced today a new 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to expand the labeling for its INVOS(R) Cerebral/Somatic Oximeter. The new labeling allows a claim of improved patient outcomes after surgery when the INVOS System is used to manage therapies in patients above 2.5 kilograms...

2008-10-23 15:00:28

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Masimo, the inventor of Pulse CO-Oximetry(TM) and Measure-Through Motion and Low Perfusion pulse oximetry, announced today that 13 new independent and objective clinical studies presented at the American Society of Anesthesiology (ASA) Annual Meeting in Orlando, Fla., October 19-21, 2008, found Masimo SET(R) and Masimo Rainbow SET(R) technologies to be crucial in providing clinicians with an early indication of their patients' deteriorating...

2008-07-29 09:01:15

BRANFORD, Conn., July 29, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- CAS Medical Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:CASM), a medical device company focused on innovative, non-invasive monitoring that is vital to patient care, today announced the placement of its one-hundredth revenue-generating FORE-SIGHT(r) Absolute Cerebral Oximeter. The Company also announced the commercial launch and first sales of its new Neonatal/Infant Sensors. The FORE-SIGHT monitor is the only cerebral oximeter available that provides an...

2007-09-13 09:00:37

TROY, Mich., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Medical device maker Somanetics Corporation today announced that The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) has added cerebral oximetry as a metric to be collected as part of the STS Adult Cardiac Surgery Database effective January 1, 2008. Somanetics' INVOS System is a cerebral oximeter that helps medical professionals protect patients during cardiac surgery by reflecting whether the brain has adequate oxygenation throughout the operation....


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