Critical Care Products



Cogent combines minimally invasive and invasive hemodynamic monitoring technologies in a single, lightweight system with wireless communication.

Clinical Evidence

The Role of Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Initiatives (103 KB)

Using continuous hemodynamic monitoring as a tool to help maintain patient fluid balance and reduce postoperative complications.

Evidence-Based Summary: The Demonstrated Clinical Efficacy of the PulseCO™ Algorithm in Assessing and Managing Hemodynamic Status and Changes (88 KB)

A Paradigm Shift in Hemodynamic Monitoring: The Expanding Value of Venous Oximetry (292 KB)

Clinical Superiority of Three-Wavelength Venous Oximetry vs. Conventional Two-Wavelength Technologies (56 KB)

The Hemodynamic and Physiological Relevance of Continuous Central Venous Oxygenation Monitoring: It’s Not Just for Sepsis (386 KB)

Eric Reyer, DNP, ACNP, CCNS, 2013

Reducing the Risk of Iatrogenic Anemia and Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections Using Closed Blood Sampling (153 KB)

Clinical and Financial Risks and Implications of Latex Allergy in Critical Care Settings (51 KB)

Paul A. Gibilisco, MD, FACP, FACR

Latex vs. Non-latex Comparative PAC Balloon Performance (554 KB)

Blood Conservation in the Intensive Care Unit (128 KB)

Fowler R, Berenson M. Critical Care Medicine, 2003

Early and innovative interventions for severe sepsis and septic shock: taking advantage of a window of opportunity (130 KB)

Rivers E, McIntyre L, Morro D, Rivers K. Canadian Medical Association Journal, 2005

Nursing Strategies to Minimize Blood Loss Associated With Phlebotomy (142 KB)

Dech Z, Szaflarski N. AACN Advanced Critical Care, 1996

Comparison of Two Mixed Venous Saturation Catheters (158 KB)

Gettinger A, DeTraglia M, Glass D. Anesthesiology, 1987

Anemia and Blood Transfusion in Critically Ill Patients (129 KB)

Vincent J, Baron J, Reinhart K, Gattinoni L, Thijs L, Webb A, Meier-Hellmann A, Nollet G, Peres-Bota D. American Medical Association, 2002

The CRIT Study: Anemia and blood transfusion in the critically ill—Current clinical practice in the United States (158 KB)

Corwin H,Gettinger A, Pearl R, Fink M, Levy M, Abraham E, MacIntyre N, Shabot M, Duh M, Shapiro M. Critical Care Medicine, 2004

Using Continuous SvO2 to Assess Oxygen Supply/Demand Balance in the Critically Ill Patient (138 KB)

White K. AACN Advanced Critical Care, 1993

Microbial Contamination of Arterial Infusions Used for Hemodynamic Monitoring: (3 MB)

A Randomized Trial of Contamination with Sampling Through Conventional Stopcocks Versus a Novel Closed System Crow S, Conrad S, Chaney-Rowell C. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 1989

Anaphylactic Reactions During Surgical and Medical Procedures (91 KB)

Lieberman P. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 2002

Blood Conservation Strategies to Reduce the Need for Red Blood Cell Transfusion in Critically Ill Patients (6 MB)

Tinmouth A, McIntyre L, Fowler R. Canadian Medical Association Journal, 2008

Underresourced Hospital Infection Control and Prevention Programs: Penny Wise, Pound Foolish? (213 KB)

Anderson D, Kirkland K, Kaye K, Thacker P, Kanafani Z, Auten G, Sexton D. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 2007

Do Blood Tests Cause Anemia in Hospitalized Patients? (88 KB)

The Effect of Diagnostic Phlebotomy on Hemoglobin and Hematocrit Levels Thavendiranathan P, Bagai A, Ebidia A, Detsky A, Choudhry N. Journal of General Internal Medicine

Transfusion Practice in the Critically Ill (173 KB)

Corwin H, Surgenor S, Gettinger A. Critical Care Medicine, 2003

Continuous central venous and pulmonary artery oxygen saturation monitoring in the critically ill (171 KB)

Reinhart K, Kuhn H, Hartog C, Bredle D. Intensive Care Med, 2004

Early Goal-Directed Therapy in the Treatment of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock (277 KB)

Rivers E, Nguyen B, Havstad S, Ressler J, Muzzin A, Knoblich B, Peterson E, Tomlanovich M. The New England Journal of Medicine, 2001

Central Venous Oxygen Saturation: A Useful Clinical Tool in Trauma Patients (502 KB)

Scalea T, Hartnett R, Duncan A, Atweh N, Phillips T, Sclafani S, Fuortes M, Shaftan G. The Journal of Trauma, 1990

Translating Research to Clinical Practice: A 1-Year Experience With Implementing Early Goal-Directed Therapy for Septic Shock in the Emergency Department (4 MB)

Trzeciak S, Dellinger R, Abate N, Cowan R, Stauss M, Kilgannon H, Zanotti S, Parrillo J. Chest Journal, 2006