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Latest Pulse oximeter Stories

2012-03-23 23:01:47

Gradian Health Systems will distribute the life saving pulse oximeter designed by the Lifebox Foundation to hospitals using the Universal Anaesthesia Machine in Nepal, Malawi, Nigeria and Sierra

2012-02-01 23:38:19

A research team led by investigators at Mayo Clinic in Florida has found that a small device worn on a patient's brow can be useful in monitoring stroke patients in the hospital.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.