Navigation Links
The Airway Company Launches Revolutionary New Speaking Valve And Heat Moisture Exchanger
Date:11/12/2013

BALTIMORE, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Airway Company, an emerging provider of innovative tracheostomy products, announces the launch of the Shikani Speaking Valve and the Shikani Heat Moisture Exchanger, two new products that can be used in unison so tracheostomy patients no longer have to choose between the benefits of speech and respiratory health.

"The Airway Company is setting new standards for tracheostomy patients with the groundbreaking design of the Shikani Speaking Valve and HME," said Dr. Alan Shikani, chairman and chief medical officer of Shikani Medical, LLC, inventor of the Shikani Speaking Valve. "Until now, patients had to choose between using a speaking valve or using an HME, now they can receive the benefits of both speech and improved respiratory health."

The new Shikani Speaking Valve features a flexible, two-way design that allows patients to choose how airflow is directed into the upper airway.  When using the valve in the "bias closed" position, every breath is directed into the upper airway. For patients who can't traditionally tolerate a speaking valve, using the valve in the "bias open" position is ideal. 

Acting as an "artificial nose," the Shikani HME regulates heat and moisture levels for a more consistent environment.  The Shikani HME also provides the particle filtration that is traditionally lost with a tracheostomy tube.

The Airway Company will be unveiling these new products at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association's Annual Convention (Booth #1744) being held at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL, November 14-16, 2013. The Airway Company will also conduct a Learning Lab on Friday, November 15th from 11:30 am – 12:15 pm CST.

Introductory and special show pricing will be available to clinicians in attendance.

About The Airway Company
The Airway Company is a division of Shikani Medical, LLC and is devoted to developing innovative products for tracheostomy patients.  For more information about The Airway Company's complete line of products, visit www.TheAirwayCompany.com or contact info@theairwaycompany.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE The Airway Company
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Hill-Rom Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance to Market MetaNeb 4.0 Airway Clearance System
2. Global Airway Management Devices Industry
3. Verathon, maker of GlideScope video laryngoscopes, provides free educational DVD to promote best practices in pediatric airway management.
4. Star Scientific Files Third-Quarter Financials for 2013; Comments on Companys Corporate Leadership Transition, Roskamp Institute Scientific Presentations at 2013 Annual Society for Neuroscience Convention
5. Numotion Receives 2013 MDA Company of the Year Award
6. KV Pharmaceutical Company Completes New Board with Appointment of Former Johnson & Johnson Executive
7. Perrigo Company Announces Tender Offer and Consent Solicitation for its 2.950% Notes due 2023
8. Endo to Acquire Specialty Pharmaceutical Company Paladin Labs
9. PENTAX Medical Company Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of OF-B194 Gas/ Water Valve
10. Cambridge Major Laboratories and AAIPharma Services Appoint Patrick D. Walsh as CEO of Merged Company
11. Perrigo Company To Release First Quarter Fiscal Year 2014 Results On October 31, 2013
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/23/2017)... , Feb 23, 2017 Research and ... Devices Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2025" ... ... grow at a CAGR of around 9.2% over the next decade ... report analyzes the market estimates and forecasts for all the given ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... , February 23, 2017 Tillotts ... the Berlin office was opened ... Kritikos . The portfolio includes Entocort ® for ... the treatment of ulcerative colitis, and VistaPrep ® ... the Swiss specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the treatment ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... NEW YORK , Feb. 23, 2017 ... presentations and one poster presentation at PittCon ... Chicago IL.  Pittcon is the world,s largest ... science and serves a wide array of ... sciences, pharmaceutical discovery and QA, food safety, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... 23, 2017 , ... Carlos Gutierrez has lived his spiritual life ... evolve, which is the purpose of everyone in this universe. As Gutierrez sees the ... Balboa Press) attempts to guide readers to expand one’s spiritual life. , “Our Spiritual ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... February 22, 2017 , ... Stem ... recent years. The technology is so cutting edge, in fact, the U.S. Food ... stem cell procedures. However, successful patient outcomes in certain clinical stem cell procedures ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... 22, 2017 , ... South Bend’s Lunkerville, the award-winning TV series that catches ... The Water (HOW), a non-profit organization dedicated to helping military veterans relax, rehabilitate, and ... D’ traveling to Lake Denmark, New Jersey, to fish with war veteran Justin Vail ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... 22, 2017 , ... A cylindrical “pipeline” used for treating ... reach ones, according to the results of a clinical trial announced Wednesday. , ... Ricardo A. Hanel, MD, PhD, neurovascular surgeon with Baptist Health and Lyerly Neurosurgery ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... ... Using the power of the internet, IdrisArkette.com has managed to produce more than ... 24 months, thousands of individuals interested in a medical procedure managed to be rounded ... not getting quieter. In fact it’s becoming noisier by the day. If you don’t ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):