When her sister-in-law suffered multiple organ failure and couldn’t breathe on her own, Gabriella Gabrielsson decided she somehow had to get into the lifesaving business. Meet Getinge’s operator whose mission it is to build ventilators that provide life support for critically ill patients, every single day.
Topic: Passion for life
The smallest surviving baby boy believed to ever be born has survived despite weighing only 258 grams at birth after 24 weeks and five days of gestation. Dr. Ryo Itoshima, one of the doctors behind this miraculous recovery, says the Getinge innovation Neurally Adjusted Ventilatory Assist (NAVA) played a crucial role in the lung development.