Doppler Probe vs. MESI ABPI MD

Peripheral artery disease prevention   Peripheral Arterial Disease, also known as PAD, is a growing concern in regards to cardiovascular issues around the world. The number of incidences have significantly increased the rate of morbidity and decreased the overall quality of life for a number of at-risk people. Because of this, people warrant special consideration…

Italian Study Compares the MESI ABPI MD to Standard Doppler Method

The study Comparison of Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI) Measurement between a New Oscillometric Device (MESI ABPI MD®) and the Standard Doppler Method in the Diagnosis of Lower Extremity Arterial Disease (LEAD) by Varetto, et al., published in Journal of Non Invasive Vascular Investigation in February 2019, supported by Executive Board of Italian Society for Vascular Investigation, compares…

5 crucial steps of MESI medical device development

Our CONTRIBUTION to healthcare is to simplify diagnostic procedures   MESI’s mission is to simplify diagnostics in primary care and help discover diseases earlier. Therefore, we are constantly in touch with medical professionals and other experts in the industry, paying attention to their experiences, work processes, diagnostic methods. We talk to them about the challenges…

Heart attack, the most common cardiovascular disease

Heart disease risk factors   As the widely believed cliché goes — Knowledge is Power, and as far as clichés go, this one is as true as it can be. While this phrase is often used for knowledge of worldly information, it is especially true for information regarding medical issues that can help your health….

MESI ABPI MD: What it is and its Benefits

The risk of heart diseases like Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD), cardiac arrest, congestive heart failure, etc. has increased in the past few years. Ageing population, rising rates of obesity, junk food consumption, smoking and stress level have all made heart disease a much more probable encounter around the world. If a person suffers from any…

Cardiovascular diseases: You can take control, have your ABI measured!

Cardiovascular diseases are affecting more and more people; therefore, we prepared a short summary of the seriousness of cardiovascular diseases (CVDs), the complications, and prevention measures. Summary of the seriousness of cardiovascular diseases (CVDs).   Prelevance and risk factors   Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs), including Coronary Artery Disease (CAD), are according to the World Health Organization:…

Terrifying predictions for cardiovascular diseases

  Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) remain the number one cause of death globally   More people die annually from CVDs than from any other cause. In the Global Non-communicable diseases Action Plan 2013-2020, WHO provides recommendations and guidelines for national or regional prevention frameworks. One of the strategic actions includes strengthening all components of the health system for…

Case proved: automated ABPI testing improves patient outcomes in wound management

On January 25th, Wounds UK published the Best Practice Statement: Ankle Brachial Pressure Index (ABPI) in practice. The authors, members of the expert working group comprised of consultant vascular surgeon, tissue viability specialist, lead nurse in tissue viability and consultant nurses, identified the measurement of the Ankle Brachial Pressure Index (ABPI) as a crucial element…

Introduction to Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) or Lower Extremity Artery Disease (LEAD)

According to the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), the prevalence of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) often abbreviated now as LEAD (Lower Extremity Artery Disease) is significantly high. The disease has triggered concern as it is asymptomatic, which means it goes undetected for long periods, increasing the risk for advanced cardiovascular disorders. If caught at the…

MESI performing 1-minute ABI measurements at the Arab Health Exhibition 2019

At the Arab Health Exhibition in January 2019, MESI is going to exhibit its 1-minute Ankle Brachial Index measuring device, MESI ABPI MD, and a novelty medical device, first completely digital electrocardiogram, MESI mTABLET ECG. MESI will be showcasing the MESI ABPI MD device by performing measurements in Za’abeel Hall at the Slovenian pavilion booth Z1.B10…