Blood gas analysis

RT spoke with leading diagnostic manufacturer Nova Biomedical about some industry trends in blood gas analyzers and how devices are meeting clinical demands.
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The new Alveolar Gas Tutor app is designed to help with ventilator management and critical care medicine.
RT magazine's annual Buyer's Guide is now available for 2016. Included in the guide are over 200 company manufacturers and distributors of respiratory, emergency medicine, critical care, and sleep products.
A new bedside ABG sensor may offer clinicians the patient-dedicated blood analyzer they need to provide faster and more frequent readings, without traditional obstacles.
Respiratory therapists weigh in on the newest developments in blood gas analysis.
ABL90 Flex by Radiometer America
Radiometer has launched the advanced ABL90 Flex Plus blood gas analyzer, featuring a unique MicroMode measuring function for extremely small volume blood samples.
RT's 2015 Product Guide, which includes more than 75 leading respiratory care products, is now available on our enhanced mobile application for tablets and smartphones.
Three blood gas analysis devices are highlighted from manufacturers Alere, Instrumentation Laboratory, and Radiometer America.
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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.
The latest advancements in blood gas analysis technology are focused on fast, reliable, point-of-care solutions that improve diagnosis times for patients and clinicians.
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.
Alere Inc has received clearance from the FDA for the Alere i Influenza A & B test, the first and only molecular test to detect and differentiate influenza A and B virus in less than 15 minutes, according to a company announcement.
ABL90 Flex by Radiometer America
The ABL90 FLEX point-of-care (POC) analyzer is now available with optional wireless capability, enhancing the device’s utility, portability and flexibility for clinical applications, according to manufacturer Radiometer America.
Read the latest clinical white paper on blood gas analysis using the epoc point of care system by Alere Inc.
product comparison matrix blood gas analyzers
RT's latest technology matrix offers a side-by-side comparison of the key features of today’s leading blood gas analyzers.
Industry Insider Instrumentation Laboratory
With a focus on innovation, Instrumentation Laboratory has become a market leader in diagnostic instruments for critical care and hemostasis.
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Blood gas analysis technology continues to shorten the length of time between testing and results, thanks to improved technology and a focus on point-of-care devices.
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An emphasis on accuracy and quick test results has helped shape current blood gas analysis technology, as smaller handheld devices and advancements in diagnostic sensors have allowed a focus on testing at the point-of-care.
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Four blood gas analysis devices are highlighted from manufacturers Alere, Instrumentation Laboratory, Nova Biomedical, and OPTI Medical.
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A systematic and step-wise process based upon pH shift is the key to correct interpretation and application of arterial blood gas results.