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Tactile Medical buys AffloVest

September 21, 2021HME News Staff

MINNEAPOLIS – Tactile Medical has acquired the assets of the AffloVest respiratory therapy business from International Biophysics Corp., a privately held company that developed and manufactures the portable, wearable vest.  AffloVest is used to treat patients with chronic respiratory conditions such as COPD-associated breathing conditions like bronchiectasis, or conditions resulting from neuromuscular disorders and cystic fibrosis, by managing airway clearance.  “The addition...

AffloVest, COPD, M&A, Tactile Medical, Tactile Systems Technology

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People news: Ray Huggenberger

September 22, 2017HME News Staff

Ray Huggenberger has been appointed to the board of directors for Minneapolis-based Tactile Systems Technology. Huggenberger served as Inogen's CEO from 2008 to February 2017. Previously, he held positions with Sunrise Medical. Tactile develops medical devices for the treatment of chronic diseases at home.

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Tactile Systems launches system to treat head and neck lymphedema

May 26, 2017HME News Staff

MINNEAPOLIS - Tactile Systems Technology has launched Flexitouch, a pneumatic compression system to treat head and neck lymphedema at home. In a completed limited market release with more than 80 patients, 88% saw a reduction in head and neck swelling after an initial 32-minute session, according to a press release. “We are thrilled with these positive results demonstrating that the Flexitouch system can help head and neck lymphedema patients effectively reduce lymphedema swelling and improve...

Compression Therapy, Flexitouch, Lymphedema, Tactile Systems Technology

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