CHRISTUS Health (Dallas) will start using Nellcor pulse oximetry technology from Covidien to improve patient safety.
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.
One of the most inherent problems with pulse oximetry has been obtaining accurate readings from patients who fail to remain still or who have poor circulation. Until now.
RT Magazine takes a closer look at 7 patient monitoring and pulse oximetry devices from leading manufacturers like Covidien, Masimo, and Nonin Medical.
Technological influences from industry and consumer products are helping to evolve the functionality of pulse oximetry.
RT Magazine’s Technology Guide for Pulse Oximetry devices is now available as a downloadable pdf. This Pulse Oximetry Technology Guide is generously underwritten by Nonin Medical Inc, leaders in noninvasive medical monitoring.
Nonin’s Bluetooth Smart Model 3230 finger pulse oximeter allows secure connections to Bluetooth Smart-ready devices, such as smart phones, tablets, and telehealth solutions.
As telemedicine opportunities expand, companies and respiratory care professionals are developing mobile health devices that connect more patients with the benefits of pulse oximetry.
Masimo has received a CE marking for its O3 regional oximetry technology, which allows clinicians to continuously and simultaneously measure regional oxygen saturation and arterial oxygen saturation via sensors placed on the patient’s skin.
The cellular connectivity hub connects remote patients, providers, and other Alere products to a unified health platform.