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PDA-based glucometer has mainly niche appeal

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09/30/2002

ALAMEDA, Calif. - With FDA clearance behind it, TheraSense has released its FreeStyle Tracker Diabetes Management System, the first glucose monitoring system to be integrated into a personal digital assistant (PDA).

Oxygen

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09/30/2002

A&D Medical
LifeSource NB-500 Nebulizer compressor
Hy-Mark Cylinders Company manufactures a full line of medical grade oxygen bottles, including M-E, M-D, M-C, M-7, M-A6, and M-6.

Booth No. 459
Hy-Mark

Automation

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09/30/2002

Fastrack

New COPD drug 'safe'

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09/30/2002

WASHINGTON - FDA advisers last month called a new drug from Pfizer Boehringer Ingelheim safe and effective for opening the airways of patients with COPD, America's No. 4 killer, U.S. advisers said last month.

Atlanta show: It's academic

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09/30/2002

After a three-year absence, Medtrade is returning to Atlanta. And it's returning with a bulked up offering intended to educate and help you run your business.

Power wheelchairs

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09/30/2002

Permobil
C2K Corpus - Drive: front
- Size: 43 x 26 x 40 inches
- Weight capacity: 220-265 pounds
- Top speed: 5 mph
- Turning radius: 26 inches
- Range on full charge: 19-25 miles

Industry DSOs lengthen

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09/30/2002

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - The HME industry's overall accounts receivable DSO lengthened from 81 days to 85 days, according to AAHomecare's 2002 Financial Performance Survey Report, released last month. The boost is the first such increase in four years.

Invacare recall: Just right or too soft?

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09/30/2002

YARMOUTH, Maine - Invacare, having recently settled a lawsuit related to burn injuries from a faulty power wheelchair and becoming the target of a scathing article in the Cleveland Plain Dealer regarding its recall efforts, is now facing a burning question: Did it do enou

DME

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09/30/2002

Altimate Medical
Ovation Strap Stand

Merged distributors emerge

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09/30/2002

VALLEY FORGE, Pa. - It's taken a couple of years, but the repercussions for home care in the 2000 merger between Bergen Brunswig and Amerisource are finally sorting themselves out.

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