Pediatric patients using Adherium’s Smartinhaler showed increased therapy adherence and fewer severe asthma attacks.
Although design plays an important role in selection of oxygen delivery devices, clinical assessment and performance ultimately determine which device should be selected.
A new group of resuscitation devices are demonstrating that there is always room for improvement.
ZOLL Medical Corp’s new ResQCPR System, designed to treat sudden cardiac arrest, is now available nationwide.
Boston Scientific has launched the Boston Scientific Connected Patient Challenge, an open innovation challenge to solicit ideas and collaborations for remote patient monitoring.
The reason why many doctors find electronic health records (EHR) difficult to use might be that the software wasn't properly tested, researchers suggest.
RespirTech is now offering new vest patterns and custom decorative decals for its inCourage Airway Clearance System, used to treat cystic fibrosis, COPD, and bronchiectasis.
Smart inhalers are part of a new wave of digital technology designed to improve the management of lung diseases.
A pooled analysis from three phase III studies show a 38% reduction in risk of death after up to two years on Esbriet treatment.
Tri-anim Health Services and parent company Sarnova have entered into a master distribution agreement with Ambu to distribute Ambu's videoscope, laryngoscope, laryngeal masks, and pain management products.
Philips Respironics is showcasing its latest portfolio of sleep-disordered breathing and respiratory solutions at ERS 2015 in Amsterdam.
Data indicated a sustainability of benefit in pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) patients using INOpulse.
In patients with late-onset asthma who have elevated blood eosinophils, the anti-interleukin 5 (IL-5) antibody reslizumab can reduce exacerbations by 75% compared with placebo.
iGetBetter, a supplier of mobile digital health solutions, has announced the addition of the COPD Care Plan to its library.
Medtronic's superDimension navigation system includes LungGPS technology, which is the first of its kind to enable electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy procedures intended to diagnose lung cancer.
The careful monitoring of patients with sepsis is key to management and care.
Combining heat-powered body sensors with software to monitor the resulting data may soon allow clinicians to analyze patients’ wheezing patterns and help improve the diagnosis of respiratory disorders.
Waveform capnography is an additional vital sign that can influence treatment and transport decisions.
Capnography instructors offer insight into how to instruct clinicians unfamiliar with the technology.
Vyntus WALK allows clinicians to conduct the 6-minute walk test (6MWT) fully independent of any external wires or means of connection.