Navigation Links
ArjoHuntleigh and Ossur Formalize Distribution Agreement to Deliver DVTCare at Home Program
Date:11/12/2013

een designed to help reduce a patient's risk of developing a DVT when they are at home and most vulnerable after discharge.  Elderly patients, and those who have undergone orthopedic surgery, chemotherapy treatment, or otherwise experienced extended periods of immobility are considered among the greatest at-risk for developing DVTs. 

Major clinical bodies have also recognized that inappropriate inpatient and post-discharge care may further increase an individual's risk for developing DVTs.  The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently classified DVTs as a "never event," considering them a serious and preventable hospital-acquired adverse outcome.  Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines of the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) recommend post-discharge use of newer battery-powered Intermittent Pneumatic Compression Devices (IPCDs), such as the DVTCare system, to manage patient's DVT risk.

About Ossur
Ossur (NASDAQ OMX: OSSR) is a global leader in non-invasive orthopedics that help people live a life without limitations.  Its business is focused on improving people's mobility through the delivery of innovative technologies within the fields of braces, supports, prosthetic limbs and compression therapy.  A recognized "Technology Pioneer", Ossur invests significantly in research and product development; its award-winning designs ensuring a consistently strong position in the market.   Successful patient and clinical outcomes are further empowered via Ossur's educational programs and business solutions.  Headquartered in Iceland, Ossur has major operations in the Americas, Europe and Asia, with additional distributors worldwide. www.ossur.com

About ArjoHuntleigh
ArjoHuntleigh, a member of the Getinge AB Group, is a leading global
'/>"/>

SOURCE ArjoHuntleigh
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. ArjoHuntleigh Names Rick Lytle As President North America
2. Industry Veteran Brings Sales Expertise to AlloSources Growing Distribution Network
3. Misonix Announces New Distribution Agreement For Panama
4. Fuse Science Partners With GNC To Open National Distribution Of EnerJel™
5. Lilly Applauds Law Enforcement Officials for their Successful Investigation and Recovery of Pharmaceuticals Stolen from Connecticut Distribution Center
6. Coping With New FDA Mandates For Drug Sample Distribution
7. Debiopharm and Vifor Pharma Sign an Exclusive Agreement for the Distribution and Commercialization of Pamorelin®LA in Switzerland - A Drug Treatment for Prostate Cancer and Endometriosis
8. EnerJel™ Adds 200 Independent Pharmacies To Distribution Base
9. Cephasonics Inks Distribution Deal With Tritech To Extend Worldwide Sales Reach Into Israel
10. PolyOne Announces Expansion in Costa Rica with Healthcare-Focused Distribution Services
11. Cariflex™ Polyisoprene Products by Kraton Performance Polymers Added to PolyOne Distribution Product Line
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/22/2014)... Oct. 22, 2014  Paper Pak Industries, a ... APLS ® Body Guard Bio, a disposable, ... of bacteria and virus while protecting service providers ... Bio features a rugged, external nylon shell, watertight ... a leak-proof inner chamber that contains contaminated and ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... JERUSALEM , October 22, 2014 ... http://www.oramed.com ), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused ... today reported positive top-line clinical results from its ... proprietary oral insulin capsules, to treat type 1 ... United States under a U.S. Food ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... , Oct. 22, 2014   Surefire Medical , ... systems designed to maximize targeted delivery of embolization agents ... announce that oncologist John R. Daniels , MD ... Center, and surgical oncologist Steven C. Katz , ... the Company,s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB).    ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:New, State-Of-The-Art Body Bag Minimizes The Spread Of Bacteria And Virus 2Oramed Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Top-Line Data from U.S. Phase IIa Trial with Oral Insulin in Type 1 Diabetes 2Oramed Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Top-Line Data from U.S. Phase IIa Trial with Oral Insulin in Type 1 Diabetes 3Oramed Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Top-Line Data from U.S. Phase IIa Trial with Oral Insulin in Type 1 Diabetes 4Surefire Medical's Scientific Advisory Board Expands, Broadens Clinical Trial Expertise 2
(Date:10/22/2014)... 2014 Healthcare professionals who are ... education at home or on-the-go via laptops, tablets ... brand new, premium Seminar-on-Demand CE courses. The new ... 2,000 hours of CE course offerings, ... experience. With such a diverse library, there’s something ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Akeso ... solutions for the treatment of bacterial infections, microbial biofilms, ... has joined its board of directors. , ... Engineering Systems at The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, or ... faculty since 1968. Dr. Sinskey also holds positions as ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Maureen Salamon HealthDay ... A crucial part of conventional in vitro fertilization (IVF) -- ... instead take place in a device inside the vagina, new ... contend that the device, called an INVOcell, might sharply cut ... also make the technology more accessible to those who don,t ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... With a mere 19 days to November 4, ... fundraising stop at the  Law Offices of Dan ... debate last night with his opponent Gov. Rick Scott, ... seven minutes because Crist had an electric fan underneath ... one word: "weird." , Before touching on his well-known ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... T.E.N., a technology and information ... that William H. Murray, renowned author and industry ... Leadership Award winner. Presented annually, the ISE® Luminary ... leader and industry practitioner for his or her ... information security industry. , Formerly with IBM, Murray ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Top Provider of Continuing Education at Home Releases 20 New Online Courses 2Health News:Akeso Biomedical Appoints Dr. Anthony J. Sinskey to Board of Directors 2Health News:Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper 2Health News:Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper 3Health News:Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper 4Health News:At Crist Fundraiser, Dan Newlin Says, "No More Robert Germans," Will Seek Changes to Florida Missing Persons Law 2Health News:At Crist Fundraiser, Dan Newlin Says, "No More Robert Germans," Will Seek Changes to Florida Missing Persons Law 3Health News:Bill Murray named 2014 ISE® Luminary Leadership Award Winner 2Health News:Bill Murray named 2014 ISE® Luminary Leadership Award Winner 3Health News:Bill Murray named 2014 ISE® Luminary Leadership Award Winner 4
... that parents who share their beds// with their newborn babies can ... infant death syndrome or SIDS is one of the major reasons ... month to a year. SIDS is a disorder that seems to ... risk factors that seem to increase the incidence of SIDS. ...
... a common condition in India where beetle and tobacco chewing ... certain bacteria’s excessive presence may give an early warning of ... in the Open Access journal, Journal of Translational Medicine has ... squamous cell carcinoma) have six common species of bacteria in ...
... women and the condition// can sometimes be fatal. Now researcher ... basal ganglia region of the brain. ,People with ... unaware of the seriousness of their condition.When you talk of ... talented singer Karen Carpenter who died in the prime of ...
... blood to indicate the possibility of heart// attack in people ... issue of New England Journal of Medicine indicates that blood ... fatty build- up patients have in their arteries of ... use of invasive tests like angiograms. ,Oxidized phospholipids ...
... study by the researchers of University of British Columbia had ... help to our concentration and efficiency, more so when that ... balance. ,Noise is often thought as the one sensation ... want to concentrate upon. Noise is often related to the ...
... good for health, especially the role of fats, had been ... University had found out that the between the various kinds ... to have the healthy meal by banishing one kind of ... The right combination of both can help achieve the best ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:PET Scan find the Area of Brain Responsible for Anorexia Nervosa 2Health News:PET Scan find the Area of Brain Responsible for Anorexia Nervosa 3
... 2000 is an ... for automated 96-/384-well ... With its ability ... any routine liquid ...
... popular for high throughput dispensing. Multidrop ... and increased throughput, particularly for screening ... automated dispenser designed for high-throughput screening ... 96-well plates. This new-generation dispenser offers ...
... latest innovation in prostate mapping, ... Combining 3-D image acquisition with ... technology helps physicians plan and ... potentially improving patients' cancer treatment ...
RIA kit for the determination of binding autoantibodies to the acetylcholine receptor (AChR) in serum....
Medicine Products: