Guidepoint Global Launches Sleep Apnea Market Tracker

Guidepoint Global LLC, New York, launched Sleep Apnea Tracker—a monthly longitudinal data release that monitors and projects trends and market share in the global sleep apnea market. The Sleep Apnea Tracker captures actual patient usage fo

Neurovirtual Receives 2009 Best of Business Award

The Small Business Commerce Association (SBCA) selected Neurovirtual, maker of the SleepVirtual PSG system, for the 2009 Best of Business Award in the diagnostic equipment, medical category.  The SBCA 2009 Award Program recognizes the top 5%

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Polysomnography (sponsored by Embla)

The Polysomnography Guide is available as a downloadable pdf – you will need Adobe Acrobat reader to view this. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat on your computer, you can download it for free from Adobe.com. This Compari

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Pulse Oximetry

The Pulse Oximetry Guide is available as a downloadable pdf – you will need Adobe Acrobat reader to view this. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat on your computer, you can download it for free from Adobe.com.

No Hospital Savings With Electronic Records: U.S. study

by Susan Heavey Last Updated: 2009-11-20 18:21:41 -0400 (Reuters Health) New electronic record systems installed in thousands of U.S. hospitals have done little to rein in skyrocketing healthcare costs, Harvard University researchers said in

U.S. House Votes to Boost Medicare Pay to Doctors

by Donna Smith Last Updated: 2009-11-19 18:27:32 -0400 (Reuters Health) The U.S. House of Representatives voted on Thursday to boost Medicare payments to physicians in a move that could help shore up support from doctors for a sweeping Democr

Ecstasy Use Linked to Sleep Apnea

Recreational users of the drug known as ecstasy may be at a higher risk for sleep apnea, according to a study published in the December 2 online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. The study found that the