closed loop system


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closed loop system

Critical care medicine An electronic system used in ICUs to monitor multiple Pt parameters–eg, pulse and respiratory rate, and regulate and control all by computer, including the rate of infusion of IV drugs and fluids. See ICU.
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Medtronic submitted a Pre-Market Application (PMA) for the Hybrid Closed Loop system to the U.
Building on the breakthrough technology in the MiniMedA 640G system (investigational device in the United States, commercially available in select countries outside of the United States), the Hybrid Closed Loop system is designed to automatically control glucose levels 24 hours a day with less input from people with diabetes.
Medtronic's Hybrid Closed Loop system further builds on the breakthrough technology of the MiniMed 640G system.