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pulse oximetry
The legislation was signed into law on last week and requires that all of the state’s newborns – nearly 87,000 per year — will get a pulse oximetry test.
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3B Medical Inc has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its new Luna Positive Airway Pressure (PAP) device platform, according to a company announcement.
Early Sense 2.0 monitoring system
Telehealth industry groups are expecting increases in Medicare reimbursement for remote patient monitoring services.
Atrial fibrillation recurrence lower with sleep apnea treatment
CPAP use was associated with a 58% relative risk reduction in atrial fibrillation recurrence in patients with obstructive sleep apnea regardless of their primary treatment.
smartphone app
Narhex Life Sciences Ltd is currently recruiting patients for a clinical trial of ResApp, the world's first cough diagnosis smartphone app.
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Designed and manufactured in the USA, the Drive Pure O2 stationary concentrator is available in both oxygen sensing and non-oxygen sensing units.
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Philips Respironics' Pico nasal mask is now available in the United States for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), according to a company announcement.
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Neonatal intubation competency can be modeled using a Bayesian statistical model, according to a study published online April 6 in Pediatrics.
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Today’s healthcare system perpetuates a view of DME (durable medical equipment) providers as deliverers of equipment, not providers of care.
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The company's C-MAC S USB Video Laryngoscope System was selected as one of EMS World magazine’s Top 20 Innovations for 2014 in the magazine's February issue.
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The use of continuous and bilevel positive airway pressure in the PACU for patients with sleep apnea is a debated topic. While some recommend the technology’s use, others have called its benefits uncertain.
blood test
The results of a multicenter clinical study validates the ability of its ImmunoXpert diagnostic blood test to assess whether a patient has an acute bacterial or viral infection.
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The Portex Blue Line Ultra tracheostomy tubes with thin-walled inner cannulae allow increased respiratory airflow and help improve the patient’s work of breathing while maintaining patency and airway hygiene.
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Last fall, GE Healthcare released its newest critical care ventilator to European markets, the Carescape R860. The ventilator uses advanced lung protection tools and an intuitive touchscreen interface to help improve patient care.
technology
Dieter Kirsch developed a system for his son with cystic fibrosis that analyzes his nebulizer use with a video game.
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Mediware's Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab solution helps support the CMS readmission reduction program, specifically related to COPD.
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Apple has introduced ResearchKit, an open source software framework designed for medical and health research.
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Intermittent pulse oximetry was effective for children hospitalized with asthma or bronchiolitis who were stable on room air but did not decrease the time until the child was medically ready for discharge.
blood test
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics' Dr David Stein says end-to-end harmonization is a key pillar of their point-of-care-testing strategy for blood gas testing.
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Maquet Medical Systems USA has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Flight Medical to distribute the Flight 60 mechanical ventilator, Flight Medical’s flagship product.