Overview

The Clinical Standard in Regional Oximetry

The INVOS™ system is the only cerebral/somatic oximetry system with FDA cleared improved outcome claims.([FOOTNOTE=Murkin JM, Adams SJ, Novick RJ, et al. Monitoring brain oxygen saturation during coronary bypass surgery: a randomized, prospective study. Anesth Analg. 2007;104(1):51-58.],[ANCHOR=View Abstract],[LINK=/content/covidien/websites/medtronic/com/en/covidien/support/clinical-evidence.html?id=284535]),([FOOTNOTE=Casati A, Fanelli G, Pietropaoli P, et al. Continuous monitoring of cerebral oxygen saturation in elderly patients undergoing major abdominal surgery minimizes brain exposure to potential hypoxia. Anesth Analg. 2005;101(3):740-747.],[ANCHOR=View Abstract],[LINK=/content/covidien/websites/medtronic/com/en/covidien/support/clinical-evidence.html?id=143155]),([FOOTNOTE=FDA 510(k) K082327 REF: 886-11-PM-0256BRC],[ANCHOR=],[LINK=])

The INVOS™ system provides real-time monitoring of changes in regional oxygen saturation (rSO2) of blood in the brain or other body tissues beneath the sensor for effective oxygen monitoring in adults, children, infants and neonates.

This unique system allows clinicians to measure site-specific oxygen levels rather than requiring them to infer the data from systemic, whole body measures such as blood pressure and pulse oximetry. Available in two or four data channels, clinicians can conveniently monitor multiple brain and body areas.

INVOS™ Regional Oximetry System: The Clinical Standard

Explore how INVOS™ cerebral/ somatic oximetry can provide the full physiological perspective, when it absolutely matters.

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Features

  • Monitors the stability of cerebral and peripheral circulations in a noninvasive, real-time way
  • Leverages associations between cerebral and peripheral circulations to better manage care; i.e. whether the periphery appears to be shunting blood flow to preserve the brain
  • Helps clinicians determine whether vascular beds surrounding vital organ areas are adequately perfused
  • Helps clinicians more closely identify and manage regional oxygenation issues in the OR, PICU, NICU, and/or cardiac catheter lab
  • Helps clinicians obtain objective data noninvasively for decision making
  • Intended for patients of any age or weight; with tailored sensors for adults, children, infants, and neonates

Specifications

Technology

Reflect Site-Specific Tissue Perfusion Noninvasively

Learn more about how INVOS™ technology provides clinicians with immediate, actionable information to optimize patient care.