May 20, 2013
Listening to Favorite Music Lowers Anxiety, Sedation in ICU Patients on Ventilators
COLUMBUS, Ohio - New research suggests that for some hospitalized ICU patients on mechanical ventilators, using headphones to listen to their favorite types of music could lower anxiety and reduce their need for sedative medications.
How Platform Sensors Can Help Developers of Ventilators and Anesthesia Systems
By designing in modular airflow and pressure sensors, anesthesia equipment and ventilator manufacturers can streamline manufacturing, maintenance, and product-use training.
Stress Disorder May Be Common Among ICU Patients on Ventilators
Post-traumatic stress disorder, a form of anxiety disorder common among war veterans, was also frequently seen among intensive care patients put on a ventilator, a new study shows.
I-285 Car Crash Leaves Two Victims on Ventilators
Dunwoody police are investigating a serious accident that occurred early Sunday morning that has left two victims on ventilators.