Smooth Sailing in Tricky Waters Request Product Information Embla's CEO, David Baker, is no stranger to navigating rough seas, and the recent acquisition of the Sandman® sleep diagnostic business from Covidien® is sure to give the former naval architect yet another adventure. David Baker's odyssey from naval architect to CEO of Embla® Systems is a … [Read more...] about Smooth Sailing in Tricky Waters – David Baker
This is the case of a 70-year-old male who underwent a PSG in a Florida facility and was diagnosed with severe OSA. His respiratory disturbance index (RDI) was 31 and the patient reported normally sleeping in the supine position. The patient underwent a split-night protocol, but was CPAP-intolerant and complained of claustrophobia. He underwent bypass surgery over two years … [Read more...] about 70-Year Old CPAP Intolerant Male with Complaints of Claustrophobia
Sarah Weimer CleveMed Inc Cleveland, OH www.clevemed.com WHY DID YOU DEVELOP THE DREAMPORT PORTABLE SLEEP GATEWAY? The DreamPort was developed to improve patient's access to full PSG studies. We were approached by a physician who was interested in performing sleep studies on chronic pain and fibromyalgia patients. The physician was initially interested in using our … [Read more...] about DreamPort Portable Sleep Gateway – Sarah Weimer
When David Kasso, co-founder of Siestamed Technologies, Camarillo, Calif, went looking for an inexpensive machine to efficiently dry CPAP supplies, he found nothing. After growing tired of seeing supplies drip drying on IV poles and over doors, he decided to do something about it. The result was the Hurricane, a drying system specifically designed for the space and … [Read more...] about Breaking the Mold: The New Hurricane CPAP Equipment Dryer – David Kasso
The MediByte Junior – An Entry Level Home Sleep Testing Device Richard A. Bonato, Ph.D. President and CEO BRAEBON Medical Corporation Kanata, Ontario WHY THE MEDIBYTE JUNIOR IS NECESSARY In light of both the CMS rulings regarding the approval of CPAP reimbursement based on home sleep testing, and the guidelines published by the American Academy of Sleep … [Read more...] about The MediByte Junior – An Entry Level Home Sleep Testing Device – Richard A. Bonato, Ph.D.