GLUCOMETER

We spent over 80 hours researching the best glucometers on the market. We started with 30 models and narrowed down our choices to the best 10 glucometers to do our hands-on evaluations... Read more »

INTRACRANIAL PRESSURE MONITER

Intracranial pressure monitoring Email this page to a friend Print Facebook Twitter Intracranial pressure (ICP) monitoring uses a device placed inside the head. The monitor senses the pressure inside the skull and... Read more »

ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY (EEG)

An electroencephalogram (EEG) is a test that detects electrical activity in your brain using small, metal discs (electrodes) attached to your scalp. Your brain cells communicate via electrical impulses and are active... Read more »

ELECTROCARDIOGRAPH (ECG or EKG)

It’s a test that records the electrical activity of your ticker through small electrode patches that a technician attaches to the skin of your chest, arms, and legs. EKGs are quick, safe,... Read more »

BLOOD PRESSURE MONITOR

blood pressure monitor? You’re part of a growing group. Doctors are telling more and more people with high blood pressure to check their numbers at home. Why? At the doctor’s office, your... Read more »

FEMORAL CENTRAL VENOUS CATHETERIZATION

1. Damage to Central Veins Damage to central veins, including injury, bleeding and hematoma (a swelling that consists of clotted blood), can occur during CVC placement. Studies shows that puncture of a... Read more »

CENTRAL VENOUS CATHETERS

1. Damage to Central Veins Damage to central veins, including injury, bleeding and hematoma (a swelling that consists of clotted blood), can occur during CVC placement. Studies shows that puncture of a... Read more »

BESIDE MONITOR

WHAT IS A BEDSIDE MONITOR? A bedside monitor is a display of major body functions on a device that looks like a television screen or computer monitor. The number of body functions... Read more »

ARTERIAL LINE

Arterial line Arterial line placement is a common procedure in various critical care settings. Intra-arterial blood pressure (BP) measurement is more accurate than measurement of BP by noninvasive means, especially in the... Read more »