Patient Monitor or Multiparameter monitor or also referred to as Physiological Monitor is a clinical use electronic machine designed to display and minimally interpret, a person`s vital signs. Some monitors can warn of pending fatal cardiac conditions before visible signs are noticeable to clinical staff.
Standalone monitors continue to be used in developing countries like India mainly due to cost restraints and also because they are easy to manufacture and maintain. In developed part of the world, multiparameter monitors have supplanted them, in some cases because of statutory Privacy Monitoring requirements and also because if a clinician requires to monitor one channel then other channels are also needed to complement the data and get a fuller picture of the patient`s vital signs.Additionally, there are fitness heart monitors, which offer simple stats and monitoring for home use.
Companies are working to integrate the physiological data from the isolated patient monitoring networks into the emerging hospital digital charting systems using. This newer method of charting patient data reduces the likelihood of human documentation error and will eventually reduce overall paper consumption.
In critical care settings, the most urgent patient needs take top priority. Sometimes, that means quickly transporting the patient to another care area for specialized attention. You don’t have time to maneuver a tangle of monitoring cables. And you can’t afford interruptions in critical patient data.
The Propaq is a portable patient monitor capable of monitoring, non-invasive blood pressure, invasive blood pressure, patient temperature, pulse oximetery, and respiratory rate.
Spacelabs Healthcare, a USA based medical equipment company listed on the alternative Healthcare Privacy Monitoring Investment Market, has expanded its patient monitoring product portfolio with the launch of the low-acuity patient monitor. The Spacelabs Scout features non invasive blood pressure, Temp and recorder.
The Datex modular monitoring family comprises a full line-up of monitors and accessories: modular monitors, care-specific software applications; a comprehensive range of measurement modules. The monitoring family builds on innovations in patient monitoring, especially in Privacy Breach Detection measuring airway gases, and tissue oxygenation with metabolics.