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02 Nov 2020 - 06 Nov 2020
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05 Nov 2020 - 07 Nov 2020

Critical Care

Image: Several options of the MAXAIR Systems CAPRs (Photo courtesy of BMDI)

Air Purifying Respirators Combine Safety and Comfort

A range of controlled powered air purifying respirators (CAPRs) protects healthcare workers at different levels of head and face coverage. More...
11 May 2020
Image: The UV Angel Air (top) and UV Angel Adapt (Photo courtesy of UV Angel).

UV-C Light Systems Neutralize Surface and Air Pathogens

Two new UV-C light devices autonomously and continuously treat environmental air and surfaces for harmful bacteria, fungi, and viruses. More...
06 May 2020
M.I ONE Co., Ltd
Image: The Coala Monitor transmitting data to the app (Photo courtesy of Coala Life).

Home Monitor Enables Virtual Heart and Lung Exams

A small wireless device allows a physician to view a patient's electrocardiogram (ECG) as well as listen to their respiratory sounds without ever leaving home. More...
05 May 2020
Image: The Air Pro RX air purifier and filters (Photo courtesy of Molekule).

Air Purifier Destroys Airborne Viruses and Bacteria

A novel air purifier uses photo electrochemical oxidation (PECO) to destroy volatile organic compounds (VOCs), mold, bacteria, viruses and allergens. More...
04 May 2020
Image: Administering intravenous sodium nitrite does not improve OHCA survival (Photo courtesy of 123RF).

Sodium Nitrite Inadequate in Cardiac Arrest Resuscitation

Intravenous sodium nitrite administered during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) does not significantly improve survival benefit, according to a new study. More...
30 Apr 2020
Radcal
Image: The TransAeris Diaphragm Pacing System (DPS) (Photo courtesy of Synapse Biomedical).

Pacing System Helps Wean COVID-19 Patients Off Ventilators

A novel device conditions a patient's diaphragm to reduce ventilator-induced diaphragm dysfunction (VIDD), which can prolong ventilation time. More...
29 Apr 2020
Image: The efficiency of common masks in containing SARS–CoV-2 is questionable (Photo courtesy of Getty Images).

Masks Fail to Filter Virus in Coughing COVID-19 Patients

A new study concludes that both surgical and cotton masks are ineffective in preventing dissemination of SARS–CoV-2 from the coughs of patients with COVID-19. More...
27 Apr 2020


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