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2010-06-07 07:58:00

BOZEN, Sud-Tirol, Italy, June 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Robotics announced that its joint-venture Health Robotics Canada Inc. (HRCI), Sandoz Canada Inc., and Sphynx Medical Inc. have all recently signed a marketing agreement to expand into Canada the market presence of i.v.STATION and i.v.SOFT, revolutionary technologies that provide automated sterile compounding of intravenous medications and parenteral nutrition to hospitals. This new Canadian marketing contract complements...

2010-03-08 13:16:42

Children with serious intestinal problems have to be fed intravenously. There moreover, exist systems that enable intravenous feeding to be carried out at home. Mr Iñaki Irastorza, pediatrician at the Cruces hospital in Bilbao, spent some 15 years analyzing how serious intestinal problems in children were treated at the Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital in London. With the gathered data he has presented a highly novel PhD thesis at the University of the Basque...

2009-11-30 08:00:00

BOZEN, Italy, November 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Robotics today announced its plans to unveil TPNstation's development plans and product specifications for a new and revolutionary concept: "Totally Automated Parenteral Nutrition", a new key component of its i.v. Room of the Future vision to be showcased at Las Vegas' ASHP (Booth # 114). "I look forward to see the reaction from our customers to the TPNstation's blueprints and to find out if TPNstation appears to meet their prior...

2009-07-27 15:06:00

ARLINGTON, Va., July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Chemistry Council (ACC) today responded to the article in Pediatrics: H. von Rettberg, T. Hannman, U. Subotic, J. Brade, T. Schaible, K. L. Waag, S. Loff, Use of Di(2-Ethylhexyl)Phthalate-Containing Infusion Systems Increases the Risk for Cholestasis, Pediatrics 124(2): 710-716 (August 2009). Total parenteral nutrition - delivery of nutrition intravenously via plastic tubing - is a life-saving treatment used with newborns...

2009-06-29 08:00:00

BOZEN , Italy, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Health-Robotics today announced that it has signed an exclusive 5-year strategic partnership with Grifols S.A., the leading Pharmacy Automation provider in Spain, Portugal, and South America. Grifols desires to safely, accurately, and cost-effectively automate the preparation of non-hazardous IV Admixtures with Health Robotics' i.v.STATION Robot. As part of this strategic partnership, Grifols will take delivery of 120 i.v.STATION Robots between now...

2008-10-15 18:00:08

NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: NPSP) today announced that four abstracts summarizing data from the Company's Phase 3 studies of GATTEX(TM) (teduglutide) in patients with short bowel syndrome (SBS) were selected for oral presentations at the 16th United European Gastroenterology Week (UEGW) meeting in Vienna, Austria, October 18-22, 2008, including a presentation of 52-week data from the Phase 3 study of GATTEX in SBS patients. The UEGW is the largest gastroenterology meeting in Europe....

2008-10-08 12:00:08

NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: NPSP) today presented positive one-year data from a Phase 3-extension study of GATTEX(TM) (teduglutide), an investigational product for patients dependent upon parenteral nutrition due to short bowel syndrome (SBS). SBS is primarily caused by intestinal resection and the subsequent inability to maintain oral fluid, electrolyte, and nutrient balances. The results showed GATTEX was well tolerated out to one year and provided the ability to safely reduce...

2008-09-25 15:00:00

NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Susan Mesco, 908-450-5516 smesco@npsp.com Logo: http://www.npsp.com NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: NPSP) today reported that three abstracts summarizing data from the company's Phase 3 studies of GATTEX(TM) (teduglutide) in patients with short bowel syndrome (SBS) were accepted for presentation at the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course in Orlando, Florida, October 3-8, 2008, including an oral...

2008-09-11 18:00:09

NPS Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: NPSP) today reported that data from clinical studies of GATTEX(TM) (teduglutide) in intestinal failure associated with short bowel syndrome will be presented at upcoming medical meetings. At the 30th Congress of the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN) taking place in Florence, Italy September 13-16, 2008 clinical data from a 24-week Phase 3 study of GATTEX for short bowel syndrome (SBS) patients who are dependent upon parenteral...

2008-09-04 09:00:09

By Fuentes-Orozco, Clotilde Cervantes-Guevara, Gabino; Mucino- Hernandez, Ivette; Lopez-Ortega, Alejandro; Ambriz-Gonzalez, Gabriela; Gutierrez-de-la-Rosa, Jose Luis; Gomez-Herrera, Efrain; Hermosillo-Sandoval, Jose Manuel; Gonzalez-Ojeda, Alejandro Background: The effect of parenteral GLN on recovery from severe acute pancreatitis has not been thoroughly investigated. The aims of this study were to determine whether parenteral GLN improves nutrition status and immune function, and to...


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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...

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