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2014-01-27 13:33:18

Researchers at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center have successfully carried out what is believed to be the first initiative conducted exclusively among teenagers to show significant improvement in their asthma outcomes. The quality improvement initiative, conducted in a primary care setting, dramatically improved asthma control and outcomes for high-risk adolescents. The study is published online in the journal Pediatrics. "Improving asthma is particularly difficult for...

2014-01-23 04:21:29

OXFORD, England, January 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First clinical data from PSX1002, a novel, orally inhaled, drug-only, pMDI suspension formulation of glycopyrronium bromide, a long-acting muscarinic antagonist (LAMA) Prosonix, an innovative speciality pharmaceutical company developing a portfolio of inhaled Respiratory Medicines by Design, announces positive top-line results from its Phase 2 clinical study with...

2014-01-20 12:24:00

LONDON, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Asthma Therapeutics Market to 2019 - Breakthrough Biologics to Enhance Treatment of Severe Asthma and Drive Market Growth Asthma Therapeutics Market to 2019 - Breakthrough Biologics to Enhance Treatment of Severe Asthma and Drive Market Growth Summary GBI Research, a leading business intelligence provider, has released its latest research report, "Asthma Therapeutics Market to 2019 -...

2014-01-20 12:22:04

LONDON, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Mechanical Ventilators Market (Critical Care, Neonatal and Transport & Portable Mechanical Ventilators, and Swivels & Connectors) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019The global mechanical ventilators market is expected to witness notable growth primarily because of rapid technological innovation in the design and portability of these...

2014-01-16 14:04:47

An endotracheal extubation training video produced by Rafael Ortega, MD, the vice-chair of academic affairs for the department of anesthesiology at Boston Medical Center (BMC) and professor of anesthesiology at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM), and his colleagues is featured in this week's New England Journal of Medicine. The training video, which is the seventh BMC-produced video to appear in the NEJM's Videos in Clinical Medicine section, provides best practices for physicians...

2014-01-16 12:31:19

LONDON, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: North America Respiratory Devices Market Growth and Forecast To 2018 Short Description The Market Intelligence report provides critical market data for respiratory devices and its product categories for the North American region and its countries; Canada and the US. The data includes market size in terms of value and volume; average selling price for each product type, growth trends...

2014-01-16 12:31:16

LONDON, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Europe Respiratory Devices Market Opportunity and Growth Trends Forecast Till 2018 Short Description The Market Intelligence report provides critical market data for respiratory devices and its product categories for the European region and its countries; France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK. The data includes market size in terms of value and volume; average selling price for...

2014-01-14 12:27:43

Dynamic Healthcare Services Strategically Expands Its Business and Product Offerings in the Pittsburgh, PA Market with the Progressive Home Medical Equipment Acquisition HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dynamic Healthcare Services, Inc. ("DHS"), a portfolio company of GMH Ventures LLC ("GMH"), announced today that it acquired Progressive Home Medical Equipment, Inc. ("Progressive") of Clarion, PA on January 7, 2014. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed....

2014-01-13 16:25:12

-- Ultibro(TM) Breezhaler®1(QVA149), a long-term once-daily dual bronchodilator, received Health Canada approval on December 23rd 2013 for the treatment of airflow obstruction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema -- Pivotal Phase III IGNITE data showed QVA149 significantly improved lung function and patient-reported outcomes including...

2014-01-13 08:29:48

Study Results Presented at Society of Critical Care Medicine Annual Congress WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EarlySense, the market leader in Proactive Patient Care Solutions, announced today the results of a small clinical trial conducted at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston that identifies complex respiratory patterns which were found to be correlated to patients' respiratory condition and have the potential to show when mechanical ventilation is no longer required. "The...


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Tracheal Intubation
2013-04-30 13:26:36

Tracheal intubation (commonly known as intubation) is the placement of a flexible plastic tube into the trachea in order to maintain an open airway or to serve as a conduit through which to administer oxygen or other drugs. It is commonly performed in emergency situations and critically ill or injured patients, but intubation is also used in patients who will be undergoing a lengthy surgery that requires them to be under anesthesia for a significant number of hours. In order to intubate,...

Oxygen Therapy
2013-04-30 10:27:06

Oxygen therapy is known as the administration of oxygen as a medical intervention. It is indicated in patients whose oxygen supply is compromised due to both acute and chronic health conditions and can be administered in many different ways. Oxygen therapy can be administered virtually wherever the patient is. Most commonly, oxygen is delivered to patients in an ambulance, hospital, or doctor’s office. These medical facilities carry oxygen in the form of a compressed gas. It is stored...

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