Hard to Treat Diseases, Inc. (HTDS) Experiments with Hyperbaric Oxygenation (HBO) Traumatic Brain Injury
BELGRADE, Serbia, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Hard to Treat Diseases, Inc. (HTDS:PK), http://www.htdsmedical.com announced that researchers in its Slavica BioChem division have reported results on experiments in which the potential beneficial effects of Hyperbaric oxygenation
(HBO) after tra...
Nonin Medical Announces FDA Clearance for its Next-Generation Regional Oximetry System
...ne 2009 at the European Society of Anaesthesiology (ESA) conference in Milan, Italy, the innovative Model 7600 offers real-time monitoring of cerebral oxygenation
for patients at risk of ischemia.
Utilizing next-generation near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) -- Nonin's proprietary EQUANOX(TM) regional ox...
MAQUET Cardiovascular Awarded New Contract by Novation
...ABP) and Catheters. Intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation therapy is used in situations when a heart's own cardiac output is insufficient to meet the oxygenation
demands of the body, and additional mechanical support is necessary.
"MAQUET has a strong portfolio of cardiovascular patient care products, and ...
Pulse Oximetry Entrenched as Standard-of-Care in Patient Monitoring, States Frost & Sullivan
... LONDON, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Pulse oximetry is often referred to as the fifth vital sign. The significance of continuous oxygenation
monitoring in hospitals and other critical care settings cannot be doubted. Pulse oximetry technology has undergone considerable change over the past ...
Frequent Snoring in Pregnancy Could Signal Blood Sugar Trouble
...resented Thursday at the Associated Professional Sleep Societies annual meeting, in Seattle.
"Snoring may be a sign of poor air flow and diminished oxygenation
during sleep that can cause a cascade of events in your body," Facco explained. "This may activate your sympathetic nervous system, so your blood pres...
Snoring pregnant women at higher risk for gestational diabetes
...inberg School and a maternal and fetal medicine physician at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
"Snoring may be a sign of poor air flow and diminished oxygenation
that can cause a cascade of events in your body," Facco said. "This may activate your
sympathetic nervous system, so your blood pressu...
Masimo Debuts New Rad-8(R) Pulse Oximeter to Largest Gathering of Sleep Specialists From Around the World at SLEEP 2009
...and learning/memory problems--and, if left untreated, sleep apnea can be life-threatening.(1)
Pulse oximetry is the standard method for assessing oxygenation
in sleep testing and, as such, plays a critical role in treatment decisions, including whether to administer Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP...
Nonin Medical Introduces Next-Generation Regional Oximeter at Euroanaesthesia 2009
...instantaneous signal acquisition, improved accuracy and consistency during cerebral monitoring, the Model 7600 offers real-time management of cerebral oxygenation
for patients at risk of ischemia.
The Model 7600 integrates Nonin's EQUANOX(TM) near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) regional oximetry technology to...
Oxygen + MRI might help determine cancer therapy success, researchers find
...se to therapy."
BOLD MRI has been used extensively in studying brain function, but the procedure has only recently begun to be used to assess blood oxygenation
and vascular function in tumors.
Physicians at UT Southwestern are already testing BOLD MRI in patients with cervical, prostate, and head and neck...
The Most Fragile Babies in the Nation's Capital Have a New Home
...the highest distinction available by the American Academy of Pediatrics. That ranking is conferred on NICUs that offer ECMO (extra corporeal membrane oxygenation
or heart/lung bypass), among other cutting edge services. Advanced practices and excellent outcomes have earned Children's NICU a top 10 ranking by U...
Oxygenation in Medical Technology
Oxygenation in Medical Products
GEM® OPL Oxygenation Portable Laboratory
Description: The GEM OPL CO-Oximeter provides comprehensive oxygenation
status in an easy-to-use, portable manner. The GEM OPL is the ideal solution for laboratory or point-of-care CO-Oximetry testing....
Description:... The AVOXimeter 4000 provides a fast, accurate assessment of
at the bedside. The AVOXimeters patented
state-of-the-art optics yield ac...eter
4000 gives a comprehensive and complete assessment of the
The AVOXimeter 4000 is a portable, battery-powered system
Description:...erating room, ambulatory surgery unit, induction room and PACU. The Cardiocap/5 offers full vital signs monitoring capabilities from the monitoring of oxygenation
and circulation to advanced airway gas analysis and ventilation measurement with Patient Spirometry. Cardiocap/5 networking options extend the capabil...
Description:...y that the proper volume per breath is being delivered, at the lowest possible pressure. Datex-Ohmeda's pulse oximetry option can greatly improve your oxygenation
picture. The Capnomac Ultima is suitable for all sizes and ages of patients....
HT-MegaGrowTM Shaking Incubator (20 x 96-well plate)
Description:...l floor shakers. Plate-holding cassettes allow for high plate capacity and sample number in a compact format. Furthermore, the combination of shaking, oxygenation
and incubation provides for an extremely efficient growth system. Not available in US ...
PF 5040 tcpO2/CO2 Unit
Description:...ic surgery. TcpO2 measurements usually require at least two or three sites to provide a good picture. The more sites that are assessed, the better the oxygenation
The CO 2 SMO is a lightweight, portable monitor which verifies critical ventilation and oxygenation
information in virtually any clinical setting; from emergency hospital transport to continuous monitoring in the OR, ED, or ICU.
Utilizes the CAPNO...
Company:Novametrix Medical Systems Inc.
Nellcor N-20PA Handheld Pulse Oximeter
Features:...ve boot cover.
Long battery life: 32 hours.
Audible/visible alarms and easy-to-see day/night display.
Built-in printer to record patient oxygenation
Compatible with Nellcor sensors.
Available configuration for veterinary use: N-20PAV. ...
Features:...n, from other care areas or from the doctors office
Centralized viewing of all vital clinical data, like alarms, waveforms, numerics, hemodynamic, oxygenation
and ventilation calculation results, ventilator settings and anesthesia record keeping events
Clinician does not miss a beat of information - up to...
Roche OMNI S Blood Gas Analyzer
Features:... Roche OMNI S allows determination of the 18 most important Critical Care Parameter within less than 100 seconds. A complete picture regarding the oxygenation
status of a patient (pH, PO2, PCO2, tHb, SO2) typically only requires a sample volume of less than 80 l. The extended CO-Ox Parameter panel allows th...
Oxygenation in Medical Definition
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
Insulin potentiation thera...
High Frequency Ventilation
...50 breaths per minute) and very small tidal volumes (usually below anatomical dead space ). The primary goal of HFV is to achieve ventilation and oxygenation
at a reduced risk of ventilator induced lung injury (VILI). This is commonly referred to as lung protective ventilation .
Oxygenation in Medical Dictionary
...colors. ... blue baby n. An infant born with cyanosis as a result of a congenital cardiac or pulmonary defect that causes inadequate oxygenation
of the baby blue n. A very light to very pale greenish or purplish blue . ... For other uses, see Baby blue (disambiguation) ... The colo...
Oxygenation in Biological News
Scholar unconvinced new lie-detection methods better than old ones
The second common assumption, she said, is that "when you look at the body and get some kind of information whether it's pulse rate or blood oxygenation
level dependent (BOLD) signals, or whatever it is that each is measuring that somehow you're able to see the body in action without needing any inter...
US Air Force grant targets medical evacuation procedures
... research. Researchers will continue to look at the effect of flight timing and altitude on the patient's inflammatory response but also monitor blood oxygenation
levels and intracranial pressure.
Three areas have been shown to increase brain tissue loss and increase mortality in head injured patients: lack ...
March GEOLOGY and GSA TODAY media highlights
... Early Jurassic period, and that these conditions persisted for approximately 200,000 years. The authors also demonstrate that the changes in seawater oxygenation
at that time were periodic and were coupled with regular, large-scale fluctuations in the global carbon cycle. The precise relationships between the v...
Food for thought: delivering the promise of food processing
...s have had their life extended two- or three-fold. A similar approach is used in the packaging of meat, where gas is pumped into packaging, reducing oxygenation
of the meats pigments, extending its shelf life.
But todays food scientists have to consider more than just the use-by-date. Europeans want food th...
Researchers detect hint of oxygen 50 to 100 million years earlier than first believed
...rface. Their analysis of the sulfur also confirmed that the world changed briefly but importantly 2.5 billion years ago, presaging the life-affirming oxygenation
of the atmosphere 100 million years later.
We were surprised to see evidence of increasing oxygen in rocks so old, Lyons said. And the fact that t...
Device helps patients survive, regain function til transplant
...-t that will permit patients to be discharged and live at home while awaiting heart transplantation.
The center also offers extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
(ECMO), the Thoratec and original HeartMate ventricular assist devices, the Novacor ventricular assist device, the Orqis and TandemHeart devices that ...
Catching cancer's spread by watching hemoglobin
...tween oxygen-carrying hemoglobin (oxyhemoglobin) and oxygen-lacking hemoglobin (deoxyhemoglobin). This is important for monitoring tumors, because the oxygenation
state around cancerous tissue and the size and density of blood vessels around the tumor can provide a lot of information about the progression of a t...
Study shows pine bark naturally decreases severe chronic venous insufficiency
... CO2, suggesting a considerable improvement in blood circulation to the legs. Daflon®, in contrast, did not yield any significant effect on the tissue oxygenation
and apparently does not improve blood circulation to the legs.
"Interestingly, this study demonstrated that supplementation with a very high d...
Alternatives to the use of nitrate as a fertiliser
...onmental problems such as the contamination of water or the degradation of the ozone layer. There are also health problems such as deficiencies in the oxygenation
of blood in breast-feeding mothers or the accumulation of nitrosamines, substances that are said to be cancerous, in the adult stomach. This is why it...
Botox could help target resistant tumors for treatment
"In contrast, pro-vascular approaches increase tumor perfusion and oxygenation
While chemotherapy and radiation treatments have remained...lly open the gate to improved tumor perfusion by chemotherapeutic drugs and oxygenation
that enhances radiotherapy.
The scientists used two tumor models, one f...
Oxygenation in Biological Technology
Spectros T-Stat Tissue Oximeter Clinical Studies Presented at PAS (Pediatric Academic Societies') Conference
... in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).
The first abstract was titled, "Visible Light Spectroscopy (VLS) for Detecting Alterations in Tissue oxygenation
with PRBC Transfusion in Very Low Birth Weight (VLBW) Neonates." The authors noted, "VLS is an easy to use and noninvasive method of assessment of ti...
Five New Clinical Studies Show Value of Masimo PVI & PI
...clinicians with the first-and-only
technology for real-time and noninvasive oxygen content (SpOC(TM))
monitoring, providing a more complete picture of oxygenation
potentially allowing earlier indication of when a patient crosses the
threshold into a critical oxygen deficit.
The following studies wil...
Circassia Acquires North American and Japanese Rights to Dopexamine
... ToleroCare(R), which Circassia has recently patented,
combines the use of dopexamine with the administration of intra-venous
fluids to improve tissue oxygenation
levels during the recovery period
after surgery. The precise use of fluids and dopexamine is based on
carefully defined parameters such as heart strok...
Sangart, Inc. Completes Enrollment in Second Phase III Study of Hemospan, a Novel Oxygen Transport Agent
...tensive preclinical efficacy studies and
earlier clinical trials indicate that Hemospan's novel oxygen delivery
mechanism has the potential to enhance oxygenation
of ischemic tissues and
may provide a safe and effective alternative to blood transfusion,
especially when blood is not immediately available.
JCI table of contents: April 22, 2008
...tment approach for tumors and other diseases as well as to monitor responses to treatment.
TITLE: Low-field paramagnetic resonance imaging of tumor oxygenation
and glycolytic activity in mice
Murali C. Krishna
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.
Phone: (301) 496-7511,...
Physicists discover gold can be magnetic on the nanoscale
...e-dimensional one to a planar flat structure. In another paper, they relate their discovery that gold in this size regime can be made magnetic through oxygenation
of gold nanowires. They also found that up to a certain length, oxygenated gold nanowires behave as a conducting metal, but beyond that, they become i...
SPO Medical Announces Major Sales Milestone
...dical market and is sold primarily to homecare users as well as to
hospitals, physicians and emergency care facilities to monitor heart rate
and blood oxygenation
levels. The PulseOx 7500(TM) device is sold to
physicians and sleep clinics primarily for pre-screening of sleep apnea; a
medical condition with fast ...
Oridion Launches its Fully Integrated Remote Monitoring System and SARA Software for Improved Patient Safety
...ring, is the only fully integrated
ventilation and oxygenation
remote patient monitoring system that directly
res...(APSF) recommendation for
improved ventilation and oxygenation
monitoring for patients receiving
patient controll...ns have the benefit of closely monitoring
not just oxygenation
status (oxygen carried in the blood), but also the...
Masimo Launches Patient SafetyNet and Showcases the Rainbow SET Upgradable Noninvasive Monitoring Platform at 2007 ASA Annual Meeting
... reliable alarms and alerts that can be
trusted to reflect a patient's true oxygenation
status. This accuracy and
reliability enables clinicians on general care fl...T technology, clinicians can more
accurately determine their patients' true oxygenation
status by measuring
levels of SpMet and SpCO in the blood, two potentially ...
Computer Card Supports Solo Doctor
...nel electrocardiograph heart monitors. SpirOxCard is the only combination spirometer/pulse oximeter. It measures pulmonary function and monitors blood oxygenation
with one computer card device.
"When I want to monitor a patient's heart or test their lung function, for initial diagnosis or follow-up, it's ea...