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2012-08-13 02:25:20

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that The Joint Commission has issued a Sentinel Event Alert on safe use of opioids in hospitals with recommendations to implement better dosing along with oxygenation and ventilation monitoring in post-surgical patients. The Masimo Patient SafetyNet(TM) System, consisting of Measure-through Motion and Low Perfusion oxygenation monitoring (Masimo SET(®) Pulse Oximetry or rainbow SET(®) Pulse...

2012-08-07 02:29:53

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today a new study in the Journal of Anesthesia demonstrates that for fluid responsiveness assessment, Masimo's noninvasive Pleth Variability Index (PVI(®)) is as accurate as invasive stroke volume variation (SVV) in patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass surgery.(1 )In the study conducted at the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf in Hamburg, Germany, researchers evaluated 18 patients who underwent...

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 10:26:27

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. Masimo's total second quarter revenue, including royalties, rose 12% to $122.8 million, compared to $109.6 million for the second quarter of 2011. Second quarter 2012 product revenue rose 12% to $115.3 million, compared to $102.6 million for the second quarter of 2011. The company's worldwide end-user business grew 16% in the second quarter of...

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...

2012-07-26 02:30:10

IRVINE, Calif., July 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new study in the July 2012 print edition of Anesthesiology, blood transfusion, the most common procedure performed in U.S. hospitals(1), has wide variation in frequency by surgical procedure and physician as well as wide variation in the hemoglobin trigger used to help decide whether to transfuse.(2) The study also showed a significant number of transfusion decisions are made without laboratory hemoglobin measurements. The research...

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 14:20:55

MINNEAPOLIS, July 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nonin Medical, Inc., the inventor of fingertip pulse oximetry and a leader in noninvasive medical monitoring, announced today that it has been named a Platinum Partner by Tri-anim Health Services, Inc. Tri-anim Health Services sells and distributes products for hospitals, extended care, surgical, home care, and long-term acute care in the United States. Tri-anim is owned by Sarnova, Inc., the nation's leading specialty distributor of healthcare...

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...