Women's Health & Infant Care
At BAPTIST HEALTH we understand that women & children have special needs and we're dedicated to delivering state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment services, whether it's OBGYN surgical technology procedures or emergency infant care.
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Our advanced, diagnostic and treatment technologies include:
Bone Densitometer: Using an exclusive OnePassT fan-beam technology and Internal Reference System with complete procedure automation, providing an automated, precise solution for entry-level osteoporosis testing.
Giraffe Omni Beds: The most advanced user-friendly and developmentally supportive microenvironment available today, the Giraffe Omni Bed combines state of the art technology, innovative design and exceptional thermal performance to create an unsurpassed healing environment for intensively ill infants.
Bedside Glucose Monitoring: The blood glucose monitoring test consists of a test strip and a machine which displays a reading after insertion of the test strip used by Laboratory Personnel and results in Laboratory Report in the medical record.
High Frequency Oscillator Ventilation: High frequency ventilator that is timed cycled, pressure limited, and provides continuous flow ventilation for very low birth weight infants.
The INOVENT Nitric Oxide Mixer is used for the very low birth weight infant in acute respiratory distress syndrome.
Bayer Rapidpoint 405 ABG Machine is a critical care diagnostic system to provide automated blood analysis at the point of care in just 60 seconds. BAPTIST HEALTH Medical Center - Little Rock
has 2 Transport Isolettes
fitted with ventilators and Masimo Pulse ox monitors
. The Masimo Pulse OX Monitors
provide improved sensitivity during motion and under low perfusion conditions to improve monitoring for the very low birth weight infant.
Computer Aided Detection for Mammograms: Computer-aided detection (CAD) refers to sophisticated pattern recognition software radiologists use to help them read medical images. This software identifies features on medical images and brings them to the attention of the radiologist in order to decrease false negative readings.
Uterine Artery Embolization One of the more advanced OBGYN surgical technology procedures is the UAE, which is used to stop severe bleeding after a child birth (used in women that don't desire more children), thereby eliminating the need for a hysterectomy. The uterine artery embolization involves the selection of arteries feeding the fibroid with a small tube (catheter) and then blocking the arteries with tiny particles the size of grains of sand.
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