Dr. Abbott J. Krieger Joins Avery Biomedical Devices, Inc. as Chief Clinical Liaison
... Long Island, New York. It produces the breathing pacemaker: an implanted phrenic nerve stimulator which is used to free many quadriplegic and central hypoventilation
patients from mechanical ventilation. Through its affiliate, Avery Custom Devices, Inc., ABD manufactures high-quality platinum contact electrodes for...
Oridion Signs Strategic Development and Marketing Agreement with Global Healthcare Company
important when administering potent pain medication.
The ability to monitor CO2 levels is vital. It can alert clinicians to
episodes of hypoventilation
as well as help them assess ventilation and
treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in
patients. This is the reason why o...
Gene Mutations Causing Rett Syndrome Occur in Both Sexes
...l four newly identified cases exhibited common features, including: moderate or severe early postnatal progressive encephalopathy; unexplained central hypoventilation
or respiratory insufficiency; abnormal movements; intractable seizures and abnormal tone. Three of the four cases had definitely pathogenic mutations ...
Brain damage can affect children who stop breathing
... Children suffering from congenital central hypoventilation
syndrome (CCHS) may suffer brain damage// if they stop breathing during their sleep.
Congenital Central hypoventilation
Syndrome is the absence of appropriate trigger mechanism that provides brea...
In medicine, hypoventilation
occurs when ventilation is inadequate to perform needed gas exchange. By definition it causes an increased concentration of carbon dioxide (hypercapnia) and respiratory acidosis. hypoventilation
n. Abnormally slow and shallow respiration, resulting in an inc...
Avery Biomedical Devices, Inc. Appoints Elefteriades to its Board of Directors
... Long Island, New York. It produces the
breathing pacemaker: an implanted phrenic nerve stimulator which is used to
free many quadriplegic and central hypoventilation
patients from mechanical
ventilation. Through its wholly-owned subsidiary, ABD Custom Manufacturing,
Inc., ABD manufactures high-quality platinum cont...