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CPR Data Debriefing by Hospital Responders Improves CPR Performance and Increases Initial Survival Rate Following Cardiac Arrest

... a cardiac arrest patient significantly improved ventilation rate, compression rate and depth of compression. ... including chest compression rate and depth, ventilation rate, and undesired pauses in compressions. ... the time of defibrillation -- Decreased ventilation rates -- These improvements in CPR performance ...

Oridion Announces Significant Medical Studies Presented at STA

... and its Microstream(R) capnography technology is the standard of care in ventilation monitoring. A full list of the aforementioned studies presented at ... services, transport, alternate care and other settings where patients' ventilation may be compromised and at risk. Certain statements made herein that ...

MedImmune Presents New Data Demonstrating Increased Risk for Medically Attended RSV in Late-Preterm Infants

... with increased risk of medically attended RSV infection, and that this risk is higher among infants exposed to supplemental oxygen or assisted ventilation during the neonatal period. These findings were presented at the 2009 Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland by Dr. ...

Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. Receives Letter From FDA Outlining Path Forward to Resume Oxycyte Clinical Trials in TBI in U.S.A.

... of oxygen therapeutics and continuous substrate monitoring. The company has under development a perfluorocarbon therapeutic oxygen carrier and liquid ventilation product (Oxycyte(R)) and an implantable glucose sensor. These products are based upon core technologies that include biomedical applications for PFCs ...

Anpath Group, Inc. Advances Relationship With the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro)

... required; no harmful dermal, ocular, inhalation or ingestion effects). EnviroTru(R) does not require protective clothing, gloves or special ventilation and has passed the AMS 1452A, AMS 1453 and Boeing D6-7127 specifications for non-corrosion and materials compatibility. ESS electrostatic sprayers ...

Anpath Group, Inc. Announces Approval of its Disinfectant by the State of Florida

... or first aid statements required.). EnviroTru(R) has no special handling requirements, does not require protective clothing, gloves or special ventilation and is non-flammable. It also conforms to AMS 1452A, AMS 1453 and Boeing D6-7127 specifications for non-corrosion and materials compatibility. ...

Synapse Biomedical Receives FDA Approval of NeuRx Diaphragm Pacing System (DPS)(TM) For Spinal Cord Injury Breathing Applications

... improving outcomes." Technical description In the clinical trial, NeuRx DPS(TM) provided 98% of SCI patients who had been dependent on mechanical ventilation via a tracheostomy with an alternative that allowed them to breathe normally and live more active lives. To date, over 50% were able to be completely ...

Oridion Announces Major Medical Research and Congress Presentations

... rooms, critical care units, post-anesthesia care units, emergency medical services, transport, alternate care and other settings where patients' ventilation may be compromised and at risk. Certain statements made herein that are not historical are forward-looking. The words "estimate" "project" "intend" ...

Amikacin Inhale Shows Promising Results in Phase II Study

... Liquid Pulmonary Technology (LPT(TM)), designed to deliver amikacin deep into the infected lungs. The device can be integrated into mechanical ventilation systems and can also be used as a handheld 'off-vent' device for patients no longer requiring breathing assistance. This allows for a unique full ...

New Data Show Doripenem as Effective as Commonly Used Therapies in Treating Hospital-Acquired Pneumonias

... at least 48 hours after admission. Ventilator-associated pneumonia is a form of nosocomial pneumonia which occurs in people who are on mechanical ventilation because they cannot breathe on their own. Pseudomonas aeruginosa, a Gram-negative pathogen with increasing multi-drug resistance, is one of the ...

Federal Funding Awarded to Test Antimicrobial Properties of Copper Metals

... in hospital facilities in New York City and Charleston, South Carolina. The other will focus on the effectiveness of copper components in heating, ventilation and air-conditioning systems at Fort Jackson in Columbia, South Carolina; Fort Gordon, in Augusta, Georgia; and the U.S. Air Force Academy in ...

Discovery Labs Presents Surfaxin and Aerosurf Data At the Pediatric Academic Societies' Annual Meeting

... premature infants require mechanical ventilation or supplemental oxygen either at the 28th day of ... and require reintubation and prolonged mechanical ventilation as well as supplemental oxygen, which increases ... need for intubation and conventional mechanical ventilation and holds the promise to significantly expand the ...

MGI Pharma Announces Positive Results from a Pivotal Phase 3 Study of Aquavan Injection in Patients Undergoing Bronchoscopy

... with ongoing severe hypoxemia and pneumonia, and a history of COPD, congestive heart failure, anemia and other severe comorbidities received manual ventilation support. "The collective results of this pivotal program demonstrate consistent results for the 6.5 mg/kg initial bolus dose of Aquavan and ...

Aquavan (Fospropofol Disodium) Injection Data Presented at Digestive Disease Week 2007

... "treatment success," the secondary efficacy endpoint of the trial, meaning they completed their colonoscopy without requiring manual/mechanical ventilation and alternative sedative medication (non-study sedative(s) used because of inadequate sedation). By comparison, 28% of patients in the Aquavan 2.0 ...

Surfaxin (Lucinactant) Long-Term Survival Advantage vs. Comparators Published in Pediatrics

... Discovery Labs aerosolized SRT, is being developed to potentially obviate the need for intubation and conventional mechanical ventilation and holds the promise to significantly expand the use of surfactants in respiratory medicine. For more information, please visit our website at

PARI Pharma Presents Study Results of Sinus Delivery and Inhaled Liposomal Ciclosporin A at European Cystic Fibrosis Conference

... delivery system to target the upper respiratory tract. Study results at ECFC will focus on visual deposition results using dynamic 81mKr-gas ventilation imaging. In a separate poster presentation, study results will be presented showing lung deposition and pharmacokinetics of inhaled Ciclosporin A ...

New Study in Journal of Pediatrics Suggests Synagis (Palivizumab) May Reduce Subsequent Recurrent Wheezing in Preterm Infants

... the infection has an increased risk of progressing to a lower respiratory tract infection that sometimes requires hospitalization, mechanical ventilation and intensive care. Beyond the acute consequences of infection, epidemiologic data suggest a link between early RSV-associated hospitalization and ...
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