Quantcast
Last updated on April 16, 2014 at 1:21 EDT

Latest Patient Monitor Stories

2012-08-06 02:26:24

SHENZHEN, China and IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Zondan and Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) jointly announced today a new technology integration strategy that will make Masimo SET(®) and Masimo rainbow(®) SET Pulse CO-Oximetry(TM) a fundamental offering in Zondan's comprehensive multiparameter monitoring product line-up - providing clinicians innovative, noninvasive, continuous measurements and patient monitoring capabilities to detect potentially life-threatening conditions....

2012-08-01 10:26:14

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI), the inventor of rainbow(®) Pulse CO-Oximetry(TM), and SET(®) Measure-Through Motion and Low Perfusion pulse oximetry, today announced it has acquired PHASEIN AB (Stockholm, Sweden), a developer and manufacturer of ultra-compact mainstream and sidestream capnography, multigas analyzers, and handheld capnometry solutions. The acquisition of PHASEIN's multigas technologies complements Masimo's breakthrough...

2012-07-23 02:25:41

IRVINE, Calif., July 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ: MWIV), one of the largest national distributors of medical supplies and equipment to veterinarians, will for the first time distribute Masimo products. Masimo's Radical-7(®) Pulse CO-Oximeter with upgradable rainbow(®) technology and Masimo's handheld Rad-5(®) and portable Rad-8(®) with SET Measure-through Motion and Low Perfusion pulse oximetry will...

2012-07-18 02:26:49

IRVINE, Calif., July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that it will release second quarter financial results for the period ended June 30, 2012, after the market closes on August 1, 2012. The conference call to review the results will begin at 1:30 p.m. PT (4:30 p.m. ET) and will be hosted by Joe Kiani, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Mark P. de Raad, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. A live webcast of the conference call will be...

2012-07-17 02:25:59

IRVINE, Calif., July 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Pulse oximetry screening is a "new milestone" in the war on critical congenital heart disease (CCHD), one of the most common causes of infant deaths worldwide, according to a recent editorial in The Lancet and accompanying meta-analysis of studies including 229,421 babies. The meta-analysis by Drs. Andrew Ewer and Shakila Thangaratinam, and colleagues Kiritrea Brown, Javier Zamora, and Khalid S Khan, pooled the results of 13 separate studies and...

2012-07-09 02:25:45

IRVINE, Calif., July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today a new study in Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology shows that noninvasive carboxyhemoglobin (SpCO®) and methemoglobin (SpMet®) measurements with Masimo rainbow® Pulse CO-Oximetry(TM) are accurate and conclude they can be used as an effective first screening test with emergency room patients suspected of suffering carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning.(1) CO poisoning is a major cause of morbidity...

2012-07-03 02:23:35

IRVINE, Calif., July 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Defense Military Health System has selected the Masimo Rad-57(TM) Handheld Pulse CO-Oximeter as the military's standardized handheld pulse oximeter for use worldwide, Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today. This agreement is available to all designated Medical Treatment Facilities and Operational Field Units across the Department of Defense's global healthcare system, from first responders to definitive care. The Defense...

2012-07-02 02:24:30

IRVINE, Calif., July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that PSS World Medical, Inc., (NASDAQ: PSSI) a leading national distributor of medical supplies and equipment to office-based physicians, will distribute the new Pronto-7(TM) - a palm-sized handheld device designed for quick and easy noninvasive spot-checking of total hemoglobin (SpHb®), SpO2, pulse rate, and perfusion index. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110808/LA46231) Pronto-7 will be...

2012-06-25 02:25:02

IRVINE, Calif., June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today a new study in the Journal of Clinical Anesthesia demonstrates the Masimo Radical(R) with Masimo SET(R) pulse oximetry had higher oxygen saturation (SpO2) specificity and sensitivity and lower failure rates during conditions of motion and low perfusion than other "new-generation" pulse oximeters.(1) Monitoring of SpO2 enables clinicians to detect hypoxemia (deficient blood oxygen) at an early stage. However,...

2012-06-21 02:26:58

IRVINE, Calif., June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today a new study in The American Journal of Emergency Medicine demonstrates for the first time that compared to invasive carboxyhemoglobin (COHb) measurement with laboratory CO-oximetry, noninvasive carboxyhemoglobin (SpCO®) measurement with Masimo rainbow® Pulse CO-Oximetry(TM) leads to more rapid diagnosis of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning and a shorter time to the initiation of treatment with hyperbaric...