Category: Life-Support



The 411 on Oxygen Concentrators

Oxygen concentrators date back as far as the early 1800s, but it took quite a while for them to find use in medicine, and longer still for the machines to take the form of the refined designs we use today. Here’s what you should know about these devices.

Children’s National Extends Deadline for Neonatal Device Competition

Innovators with devices designed to improve neonatal or NICU care can compete to win $150,000 in the “Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids!” competition, which is funded by the National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI). The competition will be held on September 22 in conjunction with the 7th Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium.

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