POSTS TAGGED AS sleep apnea

Radar Monitoring Vital Signs

July 23, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Researchers at the University of Waterloo (Canada) assert this:  “we use a frequency modulated continuous wave (FMCW) radar operating at [MORE]

A Pacemaker for the Lungs

April 24, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Respiratory Pacemaker
Respicardia (Minnetonka, MN) has now implanted a breathing “pacemaker” in its first clinically approved patient. The device stimulates the [MORE]

Polysomnography in a Patch

July 4, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sleep apnea is a risk factor for many serious health conditions. For example, pauses in breathing followed by an abrupt [MORE]

Monitoring Sleep Apnea with a Smart Phone

February 10, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sleep apnea is nothing to snore over. It can be debilitating by itself, as well as indicating other issues like [MORE]

Most Profitable in Medical Devices

December 3, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

ResMed S9 Elite
Surgical dexterity, slow heartbeats, and sleep apnea are the drivers of the three most profitable medtech manufactures: [MORE]

Tongue Pacemaker for Sleep Apnea

November 18, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sleep Apnea Pacemaker
Otolaryngologists Charité — Universitätsmedizin in Berlin have implanted the world’s first pacemaker device to control sleep apnea.  [MORE]

24/7 BP Monitor

August 2, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Monitoring Wristwatch
Sleep and Blood Pressure Have an Interesting Relationship. Normally, a person’s BP drops to its lowest [MORE]

Tongue Stimulation to Prevent Sleep Apnea

January 4, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

ImThera Product – Sleep Apnea
San Diego-based ImThera has developed an implantable device to prevent sleep apnea-though it is not [MORE]

LifeWatch’s “Teleclinic”

June 1, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Atrial Fibrillation
Three to five percent of Americans over age 65 have atrial fibrillation (2.2 million people) and some of [MORE]

SomnoSENS and More

March 17, 2009 | | Posted in Newsletter

Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits in Erlangen, Germany had developed a mobile sleep lab for home assessment, [MORE]