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Temperature in Medical Technology

July 2009 Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource Highlights Food Storage Safety, Energy Therapies and Vitamins and Minerals

... leftovers and takeout food, shouldn't be at room temperature longer than two hours. When the air temperature is above 90 F, perishables should be refrigerated ... Set the temperature. A refrigerator temperature should be at or below 40 F. The freezer should be ...

Phase IV Multi-center Clinical Study of Kutai Concludes in Nanjing

... OF RESULTS CONFIRM SAFETY AND EFFICACY FOR ROOM temperature STORAGE NANTONG CITY, China, March 24 ... established Kutai as safe and effective for room temperature storage. The year-long clinical research project ... and effectiveness when stored at either room temperature or a lower temperature. All the ...

Cardium's InnerCool Announces Positive Benefits of Cooling During Robotic-Assisted Prostate Surgery Published in Urology

... technology company in the emerging field of temperature modulation therapy to rapidly and controllably ... about Cardium's InnerCool subsidiary and patient temperature modulation, including InnerCool's new ... will effectively accelerate InnerCool's patient temperature modulation business or market, that product ...

PEAK Surgical Receives 510(k) Clearance to Market PEAK(R) Surgery System for Use in Expanded Indications

... "Because the PlasmaBlade cuts at a lower temperature than traditional electrosurgical devices, it ... and less post operative pain, due to the lower temperature associated with the PlasmaBlade compared with ... and can be as low as 50 degrees Centigrade. This temperature reduction results in significantly less damage to ...

Thermogard XP(TM) Studies to Be Presented at American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting

... to be featured at ASA. "Precise control of body temperature plays an important role in treating patients who ... surgical procedure, the type of anesthesia, the temperature of the operating room and the infusion of blood ... and warming therapy via a computer-controlled temperature regulation system that connects to ...

Pediatric Study Finds 21st Century Non-Contact Thermometer as Accurate as Conventional Thermometers

... infrared thermometer, which is designed to take a temperature reading in a second from the temporal artery on ... ), "Measuring body temperature with a non-contact infrared radiation device is ... way to take a child's temperature. By taking a temperature quickly, easily and effectively, this thermometer ...

Cadence Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Provides Clinical Program Update

... efficacy endpoint of WSTD2 (the weighted sum of temperature differences over two hours) (p< 0.01). The mean temperature scores for patients in the Acetavance-treated ... after the study drug was administered. The peak temperature observed in the Acetavance group of patients was ...

Cardium's Innercool Therapies Unit Announces Publication of Positive Effects of Early and Rapid Hypothermia Following Heart Attack

... requires the ability to lower core body temperature to 35 degrees Celsius or less within a time ... provides rapid cooling but the unique integrated temperature sensor enables fast and precise feedback of core body temperature, compared to delayed temperature feedback ...

VivoMetrics(R) Introduces Next Generation LifeShirt Prototype, a Smart Garment That Delivers Real-time Vital Signs Remotely to Healthcare Providers

... and continuously collect electrocardiogram (ECG), respiratory, and temperature data in context with posture and activity levels and automatically ... as heart rate, respiratory rate, body position, activity level and skin temperature which, when monitored and reviewed in relation to one another, create the ...

Cardium Announces Completion of Patient Recruitment in Phase 2b Clinical Trial of Excellarate(TM) for the Potential Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

... is a San Diego-based medical technology company in the emerging field of temperature modulation therapy to rapidly and controllably cool the body in order to ... For more information about Cardium's InnerCool subsidiary and patient temperature modulation, including InnerCool's new RapidBlue(TM) System, which recently ...

Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Completion of Enrollment of ITCA 650 Phase 1b Study for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

... maintains stability of therapeutic proteins and peptides at human body temperature for extended periods of time. Exenatide, the active agent in ITCA 650, has ... by its abilities to stabilize proteins and peptides at above body temperature and to deliver them in a constant and consistent manner via the ...

PEAK Surgical Announces Completion of First PRECISE Clinical Study, Receipt of Medical Design Excellence Award for PEAK(R) Surgery System and Achievement of Over 1,000 Surgeries Using PEAK PlasmaBlade(TM)

... insulated cutting electrode, the PlasmaBlade cuts at half the average temperature of a conventional electrosurgery device and can be as low as 50 degrees Centigrade. This temperature reduction results in significantly less damage to surrounding tissues ...

Cardium Reports on Applicability of Corgentin to Stem Cell Therapies: Independent Studies Indicate that Ad5IGF-1 Potentiates Stem Cells to Improve Cardiac Function After Heart Attack

... is a San Diego-based medical technology company in the emerging field of temperature modulation therapy to rapidly and controllably cool the body in order to ... For more information about Cardium's InnerCool subsidiary and patient temperature modulation, including InnerCool's new RapidBlue(TM) System and its ...

Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute at St. David's Medical Center Selected to Conduct Clinical Trial for Device to Treat Atrial Fibrillation

... generate a more effective lesion." In traditional cardiac ablation, room temperature saline is injected through the catheter prior to the delivery of energy. Because standard catheters do not measure the temperature at the catheter's tip, overheating may occur, resulting in the generation ...

Cardium Reports on Second Quarter 2008 Highlights and Financial Results

... is a San Diego-based medical technology company in the emerging field of temperature modulation therapy to rapidly and controllably cool the body in order to ... For more information about Cardium's InnerCool subsidiary and patient temperature modulation, including InnerCool's Celsius Control System(TM) and its ...

Cardium Announces Appointment of Paul A. Foster, M.D. to Lead Generx and Excellarate Late-Stage Development Activities

... Diego-based medical technology company in the emerging field of patient temperature modulation therapy to rapidly and controllably cool the body in order to ... For more information about Cardium's InnerCool subsidiary and patient temperature modulation, including InnerCool's Celsius Control System(TM) and the ...

Bionovo's Drug Candidate for Menopausal Symptoms Shows Effect on Neural Pathways Related to Temperature Regulation

... beta selective modulator, regulated calcium levels, which are related to temperature regulation. "Menopausal hot flashes occur in approximately 80% of ... changes in calcium levels in neurons, an important biochemical pathway to temperature regulation, are mediated selectively by the activation of estrogen ...

Life Recovery Systems Receives European CE Mark Approval for Its ThermoSuit(R) System

... has been granted European CE Mark (Conformite Europeene) approval for temperature reduction in patients where clinically indicated, e.g., to induce ... the suit over the skin of the patient. It is the first device for patient temperature management that conveniently provides a thin layer of rapidly flowing ...

Radius' Investigational Bone Anabolic Agent, BA058, Increased Bone Mineral Density (BMD) at Key Fracture Sites in Phase 2 Clinical Trial in Postmenopausal Osteoporosis

... less risk of hypercalcemia. In addition, BA058 in a prefilled cartridge presentation for self-injection has demonstrated long-term stability at room temperature without loss of functionality or impairment of safety and tolerability, an important convenience advantage for patients that would eliminate the ...

BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Results of Shionogi & Co. Sponsored Phase 3 Studies of i.v. Peramivir for Influenza

... was administered at 300 mg or 600 mg per day, and the duration was adjusted (up to five days) on a case-by-case basis, depending on the patient's temperature and clinical condition. In this study, the median time to alleviation of symptoms in all 37 evaluable patients treated with either 300 mg or 600 mg ...

FDA Advisory Committee Votes in Favor of Zyprexa for Two Adolescent Indications

... to hypotension. Other potentially serious adverse events include seizures, elevated prolactin levels, cognitive and motor impairment, body temperature elevation, and trouble swallowing. The most common treatment-emergent adverse event associated with Zyprexa use in adults in placebo-controlled, ...

PARI Pharma Reports Successful Phase Ib Clinical Results for Inhaled Liposomal Cyclosporine A and Gains FDA Orphan Drug Designation for the Prevention and Treatment of Bronchiolitis Obliterans

... The product has been scaled up to production batch sizes, and preliminary stability data indicate that a shelf life of more than 2 years at room temperature is feasible. About the Investigational eFlow Nebulizer System and eFlow Technology The Investigational eFlow Nebulizer System uses eFlow ...

TriLink Launches CleanAmp(TM) dNTPs for Hot Start PCR

... dNTPs allows precise control at the start of PCR thermal cycling by blocking DNA polymerase nucleotide incorporation until heat activated. The temperature dependent control of DNA polymerase extension vastly reduces mis-priming, primer dimer formation and other common deleterious effects. "We ...

American Lung Association Offers Simple Tips to Protect Public Health and Minimize H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and Seasonal Flu Transmission

... American Lung Association advises that hand washing is most effective with liquid soap. Hands should be rubbed vigorously under running water of any temperature for at least 20 seconds. Consider singing the "Happy Birthday" song twice in your head to ensure hands are scrubbed long enough. Hands should be ...

VirtualScopics' Quantitative Imaging Provides Primary Endpoint in Cartilage Repair Pivotal Clinical Trial

... repair) and therapeutic delivery. BioSyntech's platform technology is a family of hydrogels called BST-Gel(R), some of which are liquid at low temperature and solid at human body temperature. These gels can be injected or applied to a specific local site and offer beneficial properties for the local ...

Experience Not Always the Best Prescription for Snowblowers

... age of the snowblower itself alcohol consumption near the time of snowblower use snowfall accumulation higher or lower temperature on the day of injury The study revealed that snowblower injuries are most often associated with: level of operator ...

VIDEO from Medialink and International HIFU: New Prostate Cancer Procedure Being Tested in US Clinical Trials

... device to destroy cancerous tissue with focused sound waves. By focusing sound waves in a targeted area, HIFU can rapidly increase the temperature in the focal zone, causing tissue destruction. This procedure is radiation-free and doesn't preclude any other treatment options. For more ...

Why Wait for an Anti-Aging Drug? Researchers Interviewed on CBS-TV's 60 MINUTES Discover Longevinex(R) Nutriceutical Matrix Activates 9-Fold More Longevity Genes than Plain Resveratrol

... is not calorie restriction Additionally, researchers recently reported resveratrol does not produce the same characteristic drop in body temperature and slowed heart rate seen in calorie restriction. So, plain resveratrol may not be a true mimic of the effects of calorie restriction. ...

WaferGen and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Establish Biomarker Research Collaboration for SmartChip(TM) Real-Time PCR System

... to other technologies and platforms and will offer real-time detection and sophisticated read-out options while assuring detection sensitivity and temperature uniformity across chips. About WaferGen WaferGen Biosystems, Inc. is a leader in the development, manufacture and sale of ...

Preterm Births Rise 36 Percent Since Early 1980s

... face the risk of serious lifelong health problems and even late preterm infants have a greater risk of breathing problems, feeding difficulties, temperature instability (hypothermia), jaundice, delayed brain development and an increased risk of cerebral palsy and mental retardation. Last month, the ...

Ipsogen Launches a New Test to Determine Tumor HER2 Status and Guide Herceptin(R) Prescription in Breast Cancer

... Dx(TM) Genomic Grade test through MapQuant Dx(TM) platform. It includes : - Easy and secured sample collection and shipment at room temperature using the CE-marked MapQuant Dx(TM) Path Kit. - Sample testing performed using ISO-17025 MapQuant Dx(TM) Lab Services at DNAVision SA ...

PEAK Surgical Announces Positive Results From Preclinical Study of PEAK PlasmaBlade(TM) Needle

... is provided in short on-and-off pulses and the blade contains a highly insulated cutting electrode, the PlasmaBlade cuts tissue at an average temperature that is half that of a conventional electrosurgery device and can be as low as 50 degrees Centigrade. This temperature reduction results in reduced ...

Addrenex Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Phase III Clinical Results for Clonicel to Treat ADHD

... that contribute to many of the symptoms of ADHD," said Horacek. Stress hormones produce a rapid heart rate, elevated blood pressure, sweating, temperature increases, heightened anxiety, stress and fear, he said. Scientists have implicated an excessive stress response to a wide array of disorders, from ...

K-State Researchers Awarded Nearly $1 Million to Test Remedies, Investigate Link Between E. Coli and Distillers' Grains

... In a restaurant, consumers are advised to order a ground beef patty cooked to at least medium, or 160 F. At home, they are advised to check end-point temperature with a meat thermometer. "Using a meat thermometer is the only sure way to tell if meat is properly cooked," Hunt said. The K-State researchers ...

Abbott's Kaletra(R) Tablet Dosed Once-Daily or Twice-Daily Demonstrated Similar Clinical Results Across Race and Gender Lines

... two weeks is not recommended. Refrigerated KALETRA oral solution remains stable until the expiration date printed on the label. If stored at room temperature up to 77 degrees F (25 degrees C), KALETRA oral solution should be used within two months. Avoid exposure to excessive heat. Abbott and HIV/AIDS ...

New Research on Pre-Eclampsia in Mice May Have Important Implications for Humans

... chronic conditions including asthma. Even infants born just a few weeks too soon have a greater risk of breathing problems, feeding difficulties, temperature instability (hypothermia), jaundice and delayed brain development. The March of Dimes also is helping to support a large World Health Organization ...

Shire to add New Orphan Drug to its HGT Portfolio - EU Launch Imminent

... benefits of FIRAZYR for patients, are its safety and efficacy profile demonstrated in clinical studies to date, subcutaneous administration, and room temperature stability. FIRAZYR will be packaged in a pre-filled syringe. About Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) HAE is a debilitating and potentially ...

Studies of an Innovative Catheter Ablation System for Atrial Fibrillation Reveal Excellent Outcomes, Safety Profile and Fast Procedure Times

... shape facilitates access to and good tissue contact with the left atrial regions that require ablation to terminate atrial fibrillation. The temperature controlled, power limited energy source was specifically designed to reduce the risk of complications seen with conventional higher-energy power ...

Olanzapine Long-Acting Injection (LAI) Data Presented at First Annual Schizophrenia International Research Society Conference

... serious adverse events include low blood pressure, seizures, elevated prolactin levels, elevated liver enzymes, cognitive and motor impairment, body temperature elevation, and trouble swallowing. The most common treatment-emergent adverse event associated with Zyprexa in placebo-controlled, short-term ...

As Summer Heats Up, New Survey Reveals Need for Effective Sweat Treatments

... gel or "sweat proof" and "sports" formulations are the best bets. -- Choose lightweight, breathable or ventilated shoes -- when it's hot outside, temperature in shoes can reach 120 degrees F. The IHHS recommends wearing open sandals or using sweat absorbing inserts such as Summer Soles ...
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