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InSpectra™ StO2 Tissue Oxygenation Monitor
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InSpectra™ StO2 Tissue Oxygenation Monitor
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InSpectra™ StO2 Tissue Oxygenation Monitor and Sensor
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InSpectra™ StO2 Tissue Oxygenation Monitor and Sensor
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StO2 Monitoring in the Microcirculation with the InSpectra™ StO2 Tissue Oxygenation Monitor
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StO2 Monitoring in the Microcirculation with the InSpectra™ StO2 Tissue
Oxygenation Monitor
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Trauma Team at Work
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Trauma Team at Work
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Wayne M. Fortun
President and Chief Executive Officer of Hutchinson Technology Inc.
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Christina M. Temperante
President of the BioMeasurement Division
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The InSpectra™ StO2 Tissue Oxygenation Monitor provides a direct, absolute measurement of hemoglobin oxygen saturation in tissue (StO2), providing trauma teams the ability to measure tissue oxygenation and monitor it during resuscitation. It is the only tissue oxygenation monitor designed for trauma environments. The InSpectra StO2 Tissue Oxygenation Monitor uses near infrared light to illuminate tissue, and then analyzes the returned light to produce a quantitative measurement of oxygen saturation in the tissue's microcirculation.

The StO2 Trauma Study researched the role that tissue oxygen saturation monitoring could play in hemorrhagic shock and resuscitation. Study results demonstrate that StO2 measurements less than 75% may indicate serious hypoperfusion in trauma patients and that StO2 functions as well as base deficit in indicating hypoperfusion in trauma patients.