Formerly limited to use in regulated laboratory settings, the Alere i Influenza A & B Test can now be used in nontraditional laboratory sites such as physician offices, hospital emergency departments, and health department clinics.
RT consulted leaders in patient monitoring technology to find out how pulse oximetry is evolving and how devices are improving chronic respiratory disease management.
Royal Philips has announced the European launch of the V680 ventilator for hospital respiratory care.
A smart watch for respiratory disease patients launched by Aseptika monitors the oxygen levels in patients’ blood.
Lab Corp has announced the availability of a reflex test to identify EV-D68.
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.
The incidence of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) continues to compromise long-term health in neonatal patients despite mechanical ventilation’s success in reducing infant mortality.
UC Berkeley engineers have created a pulse oximeter sensor comprised of organic materials.
ResMed has launched its new AirCurve 10 series, which includes three bilevel devices for to treat sleep apnea, and an adaptive servo-ventilation device for patients with central sleep apnea or Cheyne-Stokes respiration.