Online technology support companies can offer round-the-clock support and troubleshooting on medical devices, like mechanical ventilators.
Hamilton Medical's C1 ventilator is now available with a new Neonatal option, providing optimal ventilation therapy for the tiniest and most fragile patients.
RT consulted with leading device manufacturers about how today’s airway management technology plays a role in preventing infections and improving outcomes for intubated patients.
Pulmonary critical care specialist Eric Kriner, BS, RRT, will host dyssynchrony workshops at regional and state respiratory conferences over the next several months.
International Biomedical and Hamilton Medical have formed a partnership to equip International Biomedical transport incubators with the Hamilton-T1 transport ventilator.
BD has signed a definitive agreement to sell 50.1% of its Respiratory Solutions business to Apax Partners, as part of a plan to form a new, joint venture in the respiratory space.
Drive | DeVilbiss Healthcare has launched the DV6 Series IntelliPAP2 AutoAdjust CPAP system, with optional heated humidification or PulseDose heated humidification.
With more than half of all ICU patients intubated within 24 hours of admission, careful monitoring of these patients can help reduce time on the ventilator and prevent the risk of adverse events.
The IntelliCuff pressure controller continuously measures and automatically maintains the cuff pressure during mechanical ventilation using a cuffed endotracheal tube or tracheostomy.
Intubating patients can be a difficult task, and the practice can prove even more challenging in pre-hospital settings. However, video laryngoscopy has been shown to improve intubation success and is becoming more commonly used.
Maquet Medical Systems USA has launched two new intensive care ventilators, the Servo-U, and a dedicated neonatal intensive care solution, the Servo-n.
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.
According to an article published in Respiratory Care, appropriate airway humidification reduced inflammatory responses elicited as a consequence of mechanical ventilation.
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.
Using nutrition software on GE's Carescape R860, The Jewish Hospital was able to reduce the amount of time ventilated patients remained in the ICU by 28%, which resulted in a cost savings of nearly $9,000 per patient.
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.
During the American Association for Respiratory Care's (AARC) Summer Forum in July, Draeger Medical Inc provided 10 ventilators to Respiratory Therapy schools.
Information on 10 of the leading ventilators on the market, from manufacturers like Covidien, GE, ResMed, Hamilton, and Dräger.
The US FDA has granted 510(k) clearance for the critical care Life2000 Ventilation System by Breathe Technologies.