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Masimo is supplying the NBA with MightySat® fingertip pulse oximeters on its campus in Orlando, Florida.
While the monitor and defibrillator can be used separately, the devices also connect wirelessly to share data and transfer vitals, waveforms and images into Philips web-based software platform.
With cardiac arrest being one of the most common critical conditions treated by EMS providers, the apparent improvement in patient centered outcomes yielded by POCUS would certainly justify more widespread use of ultrasound in the prehospital setting, writes Mathew Kent.
The leading manufacturer of N95 masks in the U.S. says it has investigated 4,000 reports of fraud, counterfeiting and price gouging in connection with the product and has filed 18 lawsuits.
DuPont announced a July 16 webinar to help educate firefighters and emergency responders on how to best respond to the protection needs of both COVID-19 and flame-resistant (FR) personal protective equipment (PPE) hazard requirements.
Remote view capability on the X Series allows a clinician to view the X Series screen remotely while a patient is being monitored.
Given the prehospital paramedic is already familiar with epinephrine, and it is ubiquitous in the drug boxes of all EMS agencies, utilizing epinephrine as a push dose vasopressor is cost effective and logistically advantageous.
Personal protective gear is running low again as the virus resumes its rapid spread and the number of hospitalized patients climbs.
In areas where COVID-19 is spreading, health experts agree that wearing masks or other face coverings in public helps reduce the risk of spreading the virus when people can’t socially distance by staying 6 feet apart.