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Masimo IP Verdict A Timely Warning For All Device Inventors, Says Counsel

Masimo Corp. has spent much time and effort over the last decade and a half addressing patent and IP issues surrounding its pulse oximetry technology – and it’s not over yet: an ongoing case with Philips and a future case with Mindray Medical will keep the company busy for some time to come. But for Masimo’s legal counsel, these cases underline the vital need for appropriate protection of inventions – and not just for the company’s benefit.

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Edwards Lifesciences and Dexcom Join Forces in New Critical Care Growth Market

A new market in hospital intensive care units has opened up for companies glucose monitoring technologies and it represents a double-digit growth opportunity both for companies with continuous glucose monitors and critical care franchises. As partners,, Edwards Lifesciences and Dexcom bring both the marketing and technological strengths to successfully compete in this new market.
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Anesthesia Market: Patient Safety Drives Growth

Patient safety dominated the discussions at the 2007 annual meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists. Although medtech manufacturers have long focused on improving safety, that movement is being further fueled by a growing number of performance measures and documentation requirements. In addition, pay-for-performance initiatives are gaining in popularity as health care buyers seek ways to drive quality improvements, putting more pressure on hospitals and physicians to provide and document quality care in order to maximize their reimbursements.
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In Devices, KPCB Lands a Big One

Once viewed as heir apparent for a top job at the merged Guidant/J&J, Dana Mead unexpectedly chose another course and will join venture capital powerhouse Kleiner Perkins as a Partner on its Life Sciences team.
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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Medical Devices
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Alias(es)
  • Nellcor Puritan Bennett
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Medtronic PLC
  • Senior Management
  • C. R Larkin, Jr., Pres. & CEO
    Michael P Downey, EVP & CFO
    Kenneth Sumner, PhD, VP, Reg. & Clin. Affairs & Qual. Ass.
    Boudewijn L Bollen, EVP, Worldwide Sales, Service & Dist.
    David B Swedlow, MD, SVP Medical Affairs & Tech. Dev.
  • Contact Info
  • Nellcor
    Phone: (510) 463-4000
    4280 Hacienda Dr.
    Pleasanton, CA 94588