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Edwards ForeSight Brain Oxygenation Sensors FDA Cleared to Pair with Hemosphere Monitor

September 5th, 2019 Medgadget Editors Anesthesiology, Cardiac Surgery, Critical Care, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Surgery Edwards Lifesciences won FDA clearance to integrate its ForeSight brain tissue oxymetry sensors with the HemoSphere monitoring platform. While the clearance is really for a connecting cable, the capability allows anesthesiologists to monitor the oxygen saturation of the brain during surgeries and… Read More »

Blood pressure control could slow age-related brain damage

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,1 1 in 3 American adults (about 75 million people) have high blood pressure, and about 46% have uncontrolled high blood pressure, which increases your risk for a number of serious health problems, including heart disease, stroke,2 kidney disease3 and dementia.4 With regard to dementia, previous research5… Read More »