Critically ill COVID-19 patients on a mechanical ventilator or extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) lived more often when randomized to receive the drug baricitinib.
Minneapolis-based Smiths Medical announces the launch of the Acapella choice blue vibratory positive expiratory pressure therapy system.Read More
Sewa International is sending an initial shipment of 400 oxygen concentrators and other emergency medical devices and supplies to India immediately and is working on procuring more to ease the oxygen shortage caused by the surging numbers of COVID-19 cases in the country.Read More
London-based LivaNova PLC announces that it has received U.S. FDA 510(k) clearance for B- Capta, the in-line, blood-gas monitoring system integrated into the S5 heart-lung machine.Read More
Medtronic has received U.S. FDA approval for its Harmony Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve, the first minimally invasive therapy created to treat patients with a specific type of congenital heart defect of the right ventricle.Read More
A medical device that has been shown to manage pain among babies born preterm can also help keep their brain oxygen levels steady during medical procedures, finds new analysis by researchers at the University of British Columbia.Read More