In 2014, more teens use e-cigarettes than traditional, tobacco cigarettes or any other tobacco product — the first time a US national study shows that teen use of e-cigarettes surpasses use of tobacco cigarettes.
RT takes a look at some of the current offerings in the simulation sector, which are helping to test equipment and train novice and veteran respiratory care practitioners and improve quality of care.
Thanks to a new partnership with Microsoft, Aerocrine is exploring possibilities for its FeNO diagnostic medical devices to venture into the world of telemedicine.
Facility preparedness for the rare but real risk of a Middle East Respiratory Syndrome patient is a smart policy, say experts on the virus.
As many as 600 operating room fires occur each year in the United States despite a decline in the use of flammable anesthetics.
The US FDA has approved the supplemental biologics license application (sBLA) for Fluzone Intradermal Quadrivalent vaccine, according to manufacturer Sanofi Pasteur.
The National Sleep Foundation has created a Sleep Health Index that reveals sleep trends and behaviors in the US.
Cardio-respiratory fitness is essential for health and is a marker of the functional status of the cardiovascular, respiratory and skeletal muscular systems.
The respiratory therapist program of Henry Ford College has received the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care Distinguished Registered Respiratory Therapist Credentialing Success Award.
Air cleaner maker HealthWay has partnered with various medical facilities to provide clean air and combat MERS.