Westmed’s Vibralung Acoustical Percussor is designed for conditions that involve increased mucus production, infection and inspissation of secretions, and defective mucociliary clearance.
CareFusion’s new Sedation Analytics app combines data to help ensure compliance with sedation best practices for ventilated patients.
CHRISTUS Health (Dallas) will start using Nellcor pulse oximetry technology from Covidien to improve patient safety.
Circadiance is seeking crowd funding support for the development of cloth pediatric face masks to reduce facial pressure ulcers for infants and other children, according to a company news announcement.
RT Magazine’s annual Product Guide, which includes more than 60 of the newest respiratory care products from 50 leading manufacturers, is now available on our enhanced mobile application for tablets and smartphones.
One of the most inherent problems with pulse oximetry has been obtaining accurate readings from patients who fail to remain still or who have poor circulation. Until now.
By emphasizing mobility and therapeutic value, manufacturers of supplemental oxygen delivery systems continue to provide patients with more options and more freedom to integrate the therapy into their lives.
Lung protective mechanical ventilation (LPV) has been found to improve outcomes for patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) and other vent patients. But widespread adoption of LPV has been slow to catch on.
For postsurgical patients receiving pain medications, effective respiratory monitoring is critical. As a result, more and more facilities are expanding their use of capnography to ensure patient safety and prevent adverse events.
The Aerobika Oscillating Positive Expiratory Pressure (OPEP) Therapy System from Monaghan Medical Corp recently earned Gold at the Medical Design Excellence Awards.