Home Sleep Test (HST) Devices Comparison Guide

Maximum Channels: 13: EEG, LEOG, REOG, EMG or ECG, forehead pulse, snoring (dB), head movement,head position; PSG2 adds wireless finger SpO2old pulse nasal pressure airflow,optional thorax and abdomenpiezo or RIP belts 5: airflow, respiratory effort, pulse rate, oxygen saturation, snore 8: airflow, snore, SpO2old pulse rate, chest effort,body position, CPAP pressure, PPG 13: thoracic/abdominal effort, … Read more

Philips Publishes Test Results to Date for Recalled Devices

At the time the Philips Respironics recall notification was issued, Philips relied on an initial, limited data set and toxicological risk assessment about the polyester-based polyurethane (PE-PUR) sound abatement foam in specific CPAP, BiPAP and mechanical ventilator devices and assumed a worst-case scenario for the possible health risks out of an abundance of caution. Since … Read more