SpO2


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SpO2

The saturation of arterial blood with oxygen as measured by pulse oximetry, expressed as a percentage.
See: oximetry

SpO,

n the saturation level of oxygen in hemoglobin; can be determined by noninvasive method of pulse oximetry.
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Previous meetings of these professional groups highlighted problems with current SpO2 technologies and Xhale Assurance will demonstrate how the Nasal Alar SpO2 Sensor addresses the significant need for consistently reliable SpO2 readings.
In 2005, Masimo introduced rainbow SET Pulse CO-Oximetry technology, allowing noninvasive and continuous monitoring of blood constituents that previously required invasive procedures, including total hemoglobin (SpHb), oxygen content (SpOC (TM)), carboxyhemoglobin (SpCO), methemoglobin (SpMet), and Pleth Variability Index (PVI), in addition to SpO2, pulse rate, and perfusion index (PI).
However, the SpO2 continued to fall, the patient becoming increasingly breathless (top trace in Fig.
One such enhancement the company has prepared in response to the Joint Commission's August 2012 Sentinel Event Alert is the integration of SpO2 monitoring into the system.
Covidien Announces FDA 510(k) Clearance of the Nellcor(TM) Bedside SpO2 Patient Monitoring System (Photo: Business Wire)
NASDAQ: PSSI) a leading national distributor of medical supplies and equipment to office-based physicians, will distribute the new Pronto-7(TM) - a palm-sized handheld device designed for quick and easy noninvasive spot-checking of total hemoglobin (SpHb), SpO2, pulse rate, and perfusion index.
Red blood cell transfusions and their related costs are one of the largest cost centers in every hospital, often 10 times the annual cost of SpO2 sensor purchases.
Covidien (NYSE: COV), a leading global provider of healthcare products and recognized innovator in patient monitoring and respiratory care devices, today announced the launch of its Nellcor([TM]) SpO2 single parameter module for use with the Philips IntelliVue patient monitoring platform.
The Philippine National Police (PNP) of Iligan City, thru SPO2 Lyrma N.
Masimo Radical with SET Better than Nellcor N-600 with OxiMax, GE TruSat at Measuring SpO2 during Motion, Low Perfusion
Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) today announced CE Mark clearance for the international release of the Masimo Pronto-7-a palm-sized handheld device designed for quick and easy noninvasive spot-checking of total hemoglobin (SpHb), SpO2, pulse rate, and perfusion index.
NASDAQ: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based practitioners, will distribute the new Pronto-7(TM) - a palm-sized handheld device designed for quick and easy noninvasive spot-checking of total hemoglobin (SpHb), SpO2, pulse rate, and perfusion index.