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Aug 19 2008
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DRE Introduces Sleek Handheld Pulse Oximeter

The DRE Waveline Nano, a pocket-size pulse oximeter, displays pleth and line SpO2 waveforms, SpO2, and pulse rate on a bright, backlit screen. DRE, Inc.—a premier medical and surgical equipment supplier—recently unveiled the DRE Waveline Nano, a stylish handheld SpO2

Aug 14 2008
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Siemens Breaks Ground on New Facility in North Carolina

Siemens Healthcare, one of the world’s largest suppliers of medical equipment, has broken ground on the construction of a new training and service facility in Cary, North Carolina. The new facility is being built in anticipation of the greater demand

Aug 14 2008
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Used Medical Equipment on its way to Ghana

A shipment of used medical equipment is en-route to Ghana, thanks to the support of local community groups and residents. This shipment of much-needed medical equipment includes an operating room table, an incubator, medical stretchers, and hospital beds. The entire

Aug 14 2008
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Physio-Control Lifepak Defibrillator Chosen by NASA for Use on International Space Station

The Lifepak 1000 defibrillator from Physio-Control has been deployed on the International Space Station (ISS) as the first automated external defibrillator (AED) in space. The Lifepak 1000 AED will be available for NASA crew members should someone experience sudden cardiac

Aug 10 2008
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Zoll AED Pro receives Airworthy Certification from the US Army

Zoll Medical Corporation, a manufacturer of cardiac defibrillators and AEDs, was awarded certification of Airworthiness Release from the US Army’s Research, Development, and Engineering Command for the Zoll AED Pro. This announcement indicates that the this defibrillator is in compliance

Aug 10 2008
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Mulago receives medical equipment

Mulago Hospital in Uganda received a donation of surgical equipment from the US universities of Duke and North Carolina in August, 2008.The donated medical equipment included respiratory ventilators, surgical microscopes, vital signs monitors and medical stretchers. This donation was made