A closer look at 9 spirometry and PFT devices from leading manufacturers such as Vitalograph, ndd Medical, and nSpire Health.
The right knowledge and proper planning can help every healthcare facility successfully integrate their pulmonary function test data into their electronic medical record.
Benson Medical’s CCS‑200 Spirometer report building software offers an easier way to customize occupational health testing reports, the company says.
Initiatives across the country are expanding access to quality spirometry, a key component in the proper diagnosis and treatment of respiratory conditions like COPD and asthma.
Benson Medical Instruments now offers the CCS-200 Spirometer, which utilizes the same software package as the company’s audiometers, allowing customers to archive their audiometric and spirometric results in one, easy-to-use database.
A team of researchers from Bridgeport Hospital and Yale School of Medicine found that a substantial proportion of obese patients are prescribed bronchodilators, even after spirometry indicates a lack of lung obstruction.
The new items highlight the patient safety benefits of the company’s ventilation and respiratory technology portfolio.
Using a lower limit of normal (LLN) spirometric threshold fails to identify a number of patients with significant pulmonary pathology and respiratory morbidity, when compared to using the fixed ratio.
Digital communication of patient data has changed the landscape of the spirometry and PFT market, and the excitement is only just beginning.
Oricare Inc has received 510k clearance from the U.S. FDA for its V8800 ICU Ventilator, according to the company. The V8800 includes integrated spirometry and is designed for use with infants, children and adults.