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ResMed Noninvasive Ventilation Device Cleared by FDA for COPD Treatment
Date:4/25/2013

SAN DIEGO, April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- One in five patients with stage 3 or 4 chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) hospitalized for acute exacerbations are readmitted to the hospital within 30 days, but these readmissions may be avoided with the right at-home therapy, according to ResMed (NYSE: RMD), an innovator and pioneer in developing products for the treatment of sleep-disordered breathing and respiratory conditions.

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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently cleared ResMed's home variable positive airway pressure (VPAP) device – also known as bilevel PAP – for the treatment of respiratory disorders such as COPD, giving severe COPD sufferers a weapon in the fight to stay out of the hospital. ResMed introduced its VPAP™ COPD device today; it will be sold in the U.S. and because of the FDA's clearance for the treatment of COPD, it will make bilevel therapy more accessible through Medicare's Respiratory Assist Device qualifying guidelines.

"Many stage 3 or stage 4 COPD patients are admitted to the hospital two to three times a year because of their condition, and hospital discharge planners need ways to reduce that figure with better at-home respiratory care," said Geoff Neilson , president of ResMed's Respiratory Care business unit. "Minimizing the likelihood of acute events that lead to readmissions starts at the point of discharge, sending patients home with t
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