Navigation Links
B. Braun Renal Therapies Division Announces Availability of Adimea
Date:4/27/2010

BETHLEHEM, Pa., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Renal Therapies Division of B. Braun Medical Inc. (B. Braun) has announced the U.S. introduction of Adimea™, an innovative process for real-time monitoring of dialysis effectiveness during treatment.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081022/NYW008LOGO )

Adimea, developed by B. Braun and already in use in Europe, is designed for use with B. Braun's Dialog+ Hemodialysis System, provides healthcare professionals with the information they need to give patients the optimal dialysis dose (Kt/V).

U.S. FDA-cleared, the Adimea process uses spectroscopy principles to measure dialysis efficiency by determining the reduction in the molar concentration of urinary excreted substances in the spent dialysate by transmitting an ultraviolet (UV) light source through the dialysate. The highly reliable and precise instrument allows the online determination and continual monitoring of current Kt/V values throughout the patient's entire treatment.  

"Adimea is a very important advancement in renal therapies," said Samuel Amory, Vice President, Renal Therapies Division for B. Braun Medical Inc. "It helps healthcare professionals give their patients an optimal dialysis dose and allows them to adjust treatment parameters for the benefit of patients even during treatment."  

Easy to use and efficient, Adimea requires the entry of only one patient parameter – the patient's weight before dialysis. It saves time by eliminating the determination and entry of the urea volume (V), which enables healthcare professionals to focus more attention on patient care.

For more information or to order Adimea, call 800-848-2066.

About B. Braun

B. Braun is a leading manufacturer of infusion therapy and pain management products with an environmentally-friendly focus. Guided by the company's "Sharing Expertise®" philosophy, B. Braun addresses the critical issues of infection prevention, medication safety and environmental responsibility by promoting best practices that help clinicians reduce medication errors, prevent healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs) and achieve sustainability objectives.

Consistently recognized by Frost & Sullivan and KLAS for its medical technology and support services, B. Braun employees share their knowledge with colleagues and customers to improve working processes in hospitals and medical practices and to enhance the safety of patients and healthcare professionals. For more information, call 800-227-2862, e-mail us at inquiry.us@bbraun.com or visit B. Braun at www.bbraunusa.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE B. Braun
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. B. Braun Medical Inc. to Demonstrate Infusion Systems Technologies at HIMSS 2009 Interoperability Showcase
2. B. Braun Awarded Contract With HealthTrust Purchasing Group to Provide Pain Management Solutions
3. B. Braun and Amerinet Sign to Expand Infusion Therapy Offerings
4. MEDRAD and B. Braun Melsungen AG Collaborate to Promote Breakthrough Medical Treatment for Cardiovascular Disease
5. B. Braun Introduces WHIN(R) Safe Huber Needle
6. B. Braun Infusion Systems Complete Interoperability Test for HIMSS10 Interoperability Showcase
7. Wyeths Torisel and Roche/Genentechs Avastin Will Challenge Pfizers Sutent to Become the Clinical Gold Standard for Treatment of Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma
8. Quark Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Presented Positive Preclinical Results of Systemic RNAi Compound for Acute Renal Failure (ARF)
9. Abbott Initiates Clinical Study to Evaluate Use of RX Herculink(R) Elite(TM) Renal Stent System for the Treatment of Renal Artery Stenosis
10. Interim Phase 2 Data for Exelixis XL880 Show Anti-Tumor Activity in Papillary Renal Cell Cancer
11. EntreMed Shows Increased Survival With MKC-1 in Preclinical Renal Cell Cancer Model
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/19/2017)... HistoSonics, Inc., a venture-backed medical device company developing a non-invasive, robotically assisted, platform ... leadership team developments today:   ... ... Tom Tefft ... Veteran medical device executive Josh Stopek , PhD, who has led ...
(Date:9/18/2017)... KALAMAZOO, Mich. , Sept. 18, 2017 ... , and OptiMed Specialty Pharmacy of Kalamazoo, ... offer a strategic hub service that expedites and streamlines ... personal spirometer, Spiro PD 2.0, and wellness management services.  ... is a medical device used to measure lung function ...
(Date:9/13/2017)... 13, 2017   OrthoAtlanta has been named the ... Host Committee (AFHC) for the 2018 College Football Playoff (CFP) ... at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia . ... "I,m In" campaign, participating in many activities leading up to, ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... 12, 2017 , ... HMP , a leader in healthcare events and ... Eddie Digital Award for ‘Best B-to-B Healthcare Website.’ Winners were announced during the Eddie ... annual award competition recognizes editorial and design excellence across a range of sectors. This ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... On Saturday, October 21, the Health ... Miles by Moonlight to raise money for the American Heart Association Heart Walk. Teams ... Teams will work together to keep their treadmills moving for 5 hours. Treadmills will ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Health Literacy Innovations ... literacy software tool, and the Cancer Patient Education Network (CPEN), an independent professional ... announce a new strategic alliance. , As CPEN’s strategic partner, HLI will ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Vohra Chief Medical Officer Dr. Shark Bird, ... nursing facility medical directors and other clinicians at various events in October. His ... many of these conferences we get to educate other physicians, facility nurses, corporate ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... management, presents its enhanced Pepper Flow promotional review platform at the Promotional ... Flow’s increased insight-driven capabilities help marketers streamline the medical, legal, and regulatory ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):