The US FDA has approved Bevespi Aerosphere inhalation aerosol indicated for the long-term, maintenance treatment of airflow obstruction in patients with COPD.
3M Drug Delivery Systems has developed the 3M Intelligent Control Inhaler, which is described as an intuitive device designed to deliver accurate doses of medication.
ResApp has raised $9.74 million for its new smartphone-based system designed to diagnose respiratory ailments.
Praxair Inc's subsidiary, Praxair Canada Inc, has received approval for the sale of its Noxivent brand of inhaled nitric oxide in Canada.
The new website provides greater insight into Nihon Kohden’s products that help professionals across the healthcare system improve the quality of care while controlling costs.
RT consulted with some leading device manufacturers about today’s airway clearance products and the industry and technology trends in the next few years.
Several types of aerosol delivery technology exist on the market today, but depending on the specific disease being treated, certain devices may make more sense for patients.
Although negative consequences are rare when performing spirometry, they can occur. Poorly- or under-trained staff can also broaden the spectrum of risk for patients.
Online technology support companies can offer round-the-clock support and troubleshooting on medical devices, like mechanical ventilators.
According to a news release by 3B Medical, the company's Luna Auto-CPAP system was found to be the quietest in a comparison of five leading CPAP devices.
Bronchial thermoplasty is equally effective in improving the quality of life of severe refractory asthmatics regardless of the demographic factors associated with their healthcare disparities.
CSA Medical Inc has initiated treatments in a clinical study to evaluate the safety and feasibility of treating chronic bronchitis patients with the RejuvenAir System, a "cryotherapy" spray that freezes and ablates unwanted tissue inside the lungs.
Cohero Health has announced the completion of their connected metered dose inhaler eMDI.
Research shows that children with cerebral palsy experience significant improvements in respiratory function when taught to perform incentive spirometer exercise.
EarlySense has launched its new Multi-Parameter Alert capability, which combines the monitoring of a patient's heart rate and respiratory rate and can be used to detect sepsis.
Propeller Health and Boehringer Ingelheim are launching a first-of-its-kind commercial partnership to help people living with COPD and asthma better manage their disease.
Generally, clinicians agree that humidification should be used for all patients placed on mechanical ventilation. Whether to provide active or passive humidification, however, is always a debate.
A biologic therapy for influenza A has been granted Fast Track Designation from the US FDA.
Use of a portable CPAP device can augment exercise performance in tracheobronchomalacia, according to AJRCCM-published research.
Kamada Ltd has announced the submission of a Marketing Authorization Application (MAA) with the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for its inhaled alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) therapy.