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Bacterial Contamination In Stethoscopes
2014-02-28 05:20:57

[ Watch the Video: Physicians’ Stethoscopes More Contaminated Than Palms of Their Hands ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Healthcare workers hands are the main method of bacterial transmission in hospitals. They are not, however, the only means of transmission. According to a new study from the University of Geneva Hospitals, doctors' stethoscopes also play a role. The study, published in the Mayo Clinic Proceedings, assessed the level of bacterial contamination...

2014-02-14 12:23:53

DUBLIN, February 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sgssnf/stethoscopes) has announced the addition of the "Stethoscopes - Global Strategic Business Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sgssnf/stethoscopes ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe,...

Are We Living In The Final Days Of The Stethoscope?
2014-01-24 08:33:56

World Heart Federation An editorial in this month's edition of Global Heart (the journal of the World Heart Federation) suggests the world of medicine could be experiencing its final days of the stethoscope, due to the rapid advent of point-of-care ultrasound devices that are becoming increasingly accurate, smaller to the point of being hand-held and less expensive as the years roll by. The editorial is by Professor Jagat Narula, Editor-in-Chief of Global Heart (Mount Sinai School of...

2014-01-23 12:25:22

Dr. Donovan Gray Answers That Question in New Book "Dude, Where's My Stethoscope?" WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Dude, Where's My Stethoscope?" is Dr. Donovan Gray's new, laugh-out-loud funny, heartbreaking and sometimes poignant collection of true-life medical short stories. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/PH51517 ) "Dude" follows Dr. Gray through medical school and two decades of unforgettable ER and family practice. Written in an engaging mash-up of...

2014-01-21 23:33:10

Recently celebrating its 10th anniversary, RNK Products, Inc. continues its leadership in telephonic stethoscopes with the FDA clearance of its PCP-USB Stethoscope. Viera, FL (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 Recently celebrating its 10th anniversary, RNK Products, Inc. continues its leadership in telephonic stethoscopes with the FDA clearance of its PCP-USB Stethoscope. The PCP-USB Chest Piece uses RNK’s patented piezo technology for picking up body sounds and includes an embedded amplifier,...

Tempus Pro
2014-01-11 05:54:46

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A new portable device capable of monitoring a patient’s vital signs and relaying data to emergency medical personnel via communications satellites allows people living in even the most remote corners of the world to receive quality treatment, the European Space Agency (ESA) announced Friday. The unit, which is known as the Tempus Pro, combines the diagnostic facilities found in standard hospital-issue monitoring devices with...

2013-09-04 08:32:27

Comprehensive Patient Room Asset Management Program Can Produce $5290 In Hard Cost Savings Per Bed Over 5 Years BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Sept. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- HYGIA Health Services, the leading provider of Essential Clinical Commodities (ECCs) through their multiplication and management program, has added stethoscopes to their catalog. HYGIA is the leading ECC Management Vendor, focusing on single use, non-invasive devices around the patient room. Medical reprocessors typically...

2013-06-04 23:26:32

RNK Products, Inc. has been awarded another patent for the technology used in the PCP-1 Stethoscope, which is part of the Auscultation Anywhere cloud based remote stethoscope solution. Viera, FL (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 RNK Products, Inc. is pleased to announce the newest addition to its patent portfolio. The latest patent is for technology used in the PCP-1 Stethoscope which is part of the Auscultation Anywhere cloud based solution that was officially launched at the American Telemedicine...

2013-05-02 23:21:33

RNK Products, Inc. is advancing remote auscultation with the launch of its Auscultation Anywhere cloud solution. Viera, FL (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 RNK Products, Inc. is advancing remote auscultation with the launch of its Auscultation Anywhere cloud solution. Until Auscultation Anywhere, there was no remote auscultation product available to provide peer-to-peer connections across NAT boundaries. Now remote auscultation, the act of listening to body sounds with a stethoscope where the...

2013-01-23 23:01:48

A long-time leader in the telehealth space, RNK Products, Inc. has designed a new line of electronic stethoscopes that utilizes highly sensitive piezo elements allowing for excellent quality at a low cost. While the use of piezo technology isn´t novel, the size and sensitivity of the piezo elements in RNK designs is revolutionary and allows for a less expensive and easier to employ telephonic stethoscope solution. Viera, FL (PRWEB) January 23, 2013 The technological progress of...


Latest Stethoscope Reference Libraries

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2010-09-24 17:35:29

The stethoscope is an acoustic medical device used for listening the internal sounds of the body. It can be used to listen to lung, heart, and intestines as well as blood flow in the arteries. With a sphygmomanometer it can be used to measure blood pressure. Along with listening to bodies a stethoscope might be employed to listen to automobiles to diagnose any damage as well as used to check scientific vacuum chambers for leaks. A phonendoscope is a stethoscope that intensifies sounds. In...

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