Dräger introduces patient-worn monitor with wireless telemetry
6 December 2006
London, UK. The Infinity TeleSmart from Dräger Medical
provides the performance of a full-size patient monitor, packaged in a
patient-worn telemetry device for adult and paediatric patients.
built-in colour display lets the user see view of all monitored ECG leads,
heart rate, and pulse oximetry while at the patient’s side. Because the
system offers alarm volume controls, alarms can be heard in the patient’s
vicinity, and alarms can be paused without having to go to the central
Based on industry-standard WiFi technology, Infinity
TeleSmart provides continuous monitoring — even if the patient inadvertently
wanders out of the network coverage area. Two-way communication between
Infinity TeleSmart and the Infinity CentralStation facilitates wireless data
exchange and signal integrity.
The system enhances patient care management by providing fast data
access, rapid assessment, decision support and clinical reporting. Finally,
because the system supports Infinity OneNet, hospitals can use their
existing WiFi access points for both telemetry and patient monitoring.
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