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 comparison CPAP and mandibular advancement devices showed that each produces a modest reduction in both systolic and diastolic blood pressure rates in patients with sleep apnea.
Salter's new devices include neonatal nasal CPAP and oxygen securement devices, ET tubes with polyurethane thin cuffs, divided capnography cannulas, aerosol nebulizers and masks.
Philips Respironics has introduced the Dream Family solution -- which includes a mask, PAP system, and mobile solution -- to help improve the sleep therapy experience for people with obstructive sleep apnea.
The Ecco and The Elara masks are 3B Medical's newest offerings in the CPAP marketplace.
Philips Respironics is showcasing its latest portfolio of sleep-disordered breathing and respiratory solutions at ERS 2015 in Amsterdam.
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.
inSleep Health has received 510(k) clearance for the company's Cloud9 Anti-Snoring System, which is designed to reduce or eliminate snoring in adults.
CPAP masks, interfaces, and systems from leading manufacturers such as Hans Rudolph, ResMed, and 3B Medical are highlighted.
Philips Respironics has released the Amara View CPAP mask, a minimal contact, full face mask designed with the widest field of vision of leading full face masks, according to the company.
3B Medical Inc has released the Luna family of positive airway pressure (PAP) devices and will begin accepting pre-orders on July 5th, 2015, followed by commercial availability after July 28th.
3d printing
The University of Michigan Health System has created a customized CPAP mask designed to improve breathing efficiency by utilizing 3D printing technology.
Industry experts discuss the latest trends and developments in CPAP masks and systems.
3B Medical Inc has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its new Luna Positive Airway Pressure (PAP) device platform, according to a company announcement.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Drive Medical Inc has launched two new CPAP mask models: the NasalFit Deluxe EZ CPAP Mask and the PillowFit Deluxe Nasal CPAP System. Both will be available beginning Dec 18th.
3B Medical's devices are now equipped to detect when a patient is experiencing an open or clear airway apnea in real time and respond appropriately.