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Stethoscopes in Medical News

Third of EMS Stethoscopes Carry MRSA Bacterium

Doctor urges first responders to clean equipment regularly with alcohol wipes FRIDAY, March 27 (HealthDay News) -- One in three stethoscopes used by U.S. emergency medical service providers is contaminated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bacteria, a new study su...

Third of EMS Stethoscopes Carry MRSA Virus

Doctor urges first responders to clean equipment regularly with alcohol wipes FRIDAY, March 27 (HealthDay News) -- One in three stethoscopes used by U.S. emergency medical service providers is contaminated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bacteria, a new study su...

Littmann and Heine Stethoscopes Now Available from ORSupply.com

ORSupply.com expands its selection of high quality diagnostic instruments and supplies to include full diagnostic product lines from Littmann and Heine. Louisville, KY (Vocus) December 3, 2008 -- Littmann and Heine stethoscopes can now be purchased online at ORSupply.co...

VIDEO from Medialink and Siemens: Doctors Trade in their Stethoscopes for Microphones

NEW YORK, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Move over 50 Cent, there's a new rap star in town. With the chance to win a new MRI machine, physicians and technicians across the country are picking up the mic and busting a move. In an online competition, more than 100 hospitals including rapping doctors an...

Teens as Cardiologists in Training: Program Swaps Backpacks for Stethoscopes

Experts from Northwestern Memorial's Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute open their doors to expose young women to careers in heart medicine and surgery CHICAGO, June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Victoria Horsley is like most teenaged girls looking forward to their senior year of high school....

First Brain Training Consumer's Guide Debunks Ten Brain Health Myths and Reviews 21 Products

...e. The SharpBrains Guide To Brain Fitness reminds of us all why books (and not just googling a topic) can be well worth your time and money. Two stethoscopes Up -- check it out. Life." -- Doc Gurley, book review for SFGate.com (06/08/09) About The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness, and the Aut...

Child Care Center for Patients Opens at OhioHealth

...out going to the doctor, express their feelings through creative arts, and learn more about health care by using medical supplies such as bandages and stethoscopes in the dramatic play area. The Clubhouse is available for children ages 3-12 and is staffed by Bright Horizons teachers from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. wee...

Designer Surgical Scrub Caps, Hospital Gowns and StethoSocks Launches its 2009 Healthcare Fashion Season

...lity prints the StethoSock™ is designed to fully cover those itchy cold rubber lumen tubes with comfortable soft washed fabric. Designed for any stethoscopes user the StethoSock™ a stethoscope sock features a wide top opening with a hidden single snap and a narrow bottom fabric encased elastic for eas...

New Report Shows High C-difficile Infection Rates in U.S. Hospitals

...ors and nurses caring for infected patients. Studies have found C.-diff. contamination of almost all objects in the hospital environment, ranging from stethoscopes and blood pressure cuffs to mops. When patients undergo antibiotic therapy, beneficial bacteria in the colon are killed off, but C.-diff. survives a...

Despite Credit Crunch, Medisave Sees Strong Sales Increase in 2008

...t;That our sales remain strong is a testament to our extensive selection of stethoscopes and other medical office supplies, competitive prices and excellent custo...hat comes from using a trusted courier," Wright said. "Items like stethoscopes are often urgently needed. It's better to pay slightly more for guaranteed ...
Stethoscopes in Medical Technology

June 2008 Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource Highlights Shingles Vaccine for Pain Prevention, Tips to Avoid Antibiotic Resistant Infections, and Benefits of Broad Genetic Testing

...spital: Ask all hospital staff and visitors to wash their hands or use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer before touching you. Ask care providers to wipe stethoscopes and other equipment with alcohol. Don't set food or utensils directly on tables or beds. Make sure that intravenous tubes and catheters are inserted u...
Stethoscopes in Medical Products

400 Series Thermistor Esophageal Stethoscopes with Temperature Sensor-GS (Gastric Suction)

Description: For accurately monitoring core temperature and heart and breath sounds as well as for gastric suctioning....
Company:Nellcor

TAB™ Thermocouple Esophageal Stethoscopes with Temperature Sensor-GS (Gastric Suction)

Description: For accurately monitoring core temperature and heart and breath sounds as well as for gastric suctioning....
Company:Nellcor

400 Series Thermistor Esophageal Stethoscopes with Temperature Sensor -XL (Extra Long Length)

Description: For accurately monitoring core temperature and heart and breath sounds....
Company:Nellcor

TAB™ Thermocouple Esophageal Stethoscopes with Temperature Sensor -XL (Extra Long Length)

Description: For accurately monitoring core temperature and heart and breath sounds....
Company:Nellcor

Hi-Lo® ES Esophageal Stethoscopes

Description: For accurately monitoring heart and breath sounds....
Company:Nellcor

Mon-a-therm® ES Esophageal Stethoscopes

Description: For accurately monitoring heart and breath sounds....
Company:Nellcor

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Stethoscopes in Biological News

Laughing hyenas, wailing levees, the sound of cheese and blaring bagpipes

...cture with a hammer, causing it to vibrate. The sounds made by the vibrating bolts are recorded by an electronic stethoscope, similar in design to the stethoscopes used by doctors. Then the engineers unscrew the bolts a bit, tap the structure again, and listen for changes in the sounds. "Any slight relaxation in ...
Stethoscopes in Biological Technology

RFID can be a matter of life and death in the medical world

...t. Mary's, a doctor who got fed up with other doctors walking away with her stethoscopes decided to build on the existing security systems. Attaching tags used in m...ring infants to her equipment, she was able to track the whereabouts of her stethoscopes - thanks to an alarm when it was spirited away. While that application w...
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