Royal Philips and Radboud University Medical Center (Nijmegen, Netherlands) have launched a prototype monitoring device to support patients with COPD.
Covidien will support a two-year campaign by the AAMI Foundation’s National Coalition for Alarm Management Safety to improve alarm management in healthcare.
The lungs become more inflammatory with age and ibuprofen can lower that inflammation, according to an animal study published in the Journal of Leukocyte Biology.
A comparison of prophylactic antibiotic regimens applied to an area in the mouth and throat and digestive tract were associated with low levels of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and no differences in patient survival and intensive care unit (ICU) length of stay.
Researchers have found a way to take a pediatric patient’s skin cells, reprogram the skin cells to function as heart valvular cells, and then use the cells as part of a tissue-engineered pulmonary valve.
Pediatricians prescribe antibiotics about twice as often as they’re actually needed for children with ear and throat infections, a new study indicates.
The Hamilton-T1 transport ventilator is now approved in the EU with a neonatal option, according to the company.
“Tome Un Respiro” is a Spanish-language campaign to raise awareness among Hispanics in the US about the prevalence, treatment options, and disease management of COPD.
Philips Respironics has launched its new Philips Respironics Home Health Store to improve how homecare providers order products and solutions.
A proportion of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) cases may be linked with asbestos exposure, according to the results of a new study presented at the European Respiratory Society’s International Congress.