ETC’s VP of BioMedical Systems to Present at DFCon
SOUTHAMPTON, PA, USA, March 19, 2014 – Environmental Tectonics Corporation (OTC Pink: ETCC) (“ETC” or the “Company”) announced today that Mr. Ken Rideout, Vice President of ETC’s BioMedical Systems, has been selected as a keynote speaker during the Pre-Con Program at the Diabetic Foot Global Conference (“DFCon”) in Los Angeles, CA on Wednesday, March 19, 2014.
The focus of the Pre-Con Program is Nuts & Bolts of a Hyperbaric & Wound Care Center. Mr. Rideout will discuss the topics of “Assessing Your Market: Hyperbaric” and “Equipment and Site Selection.”
“I am honored to have been chosen to speak on this very important topic in diabetic wound care,” states Ken Rideout, “I am looking forward to leaving the audience with some very valuable insight regarding HBOT chamber selection.”
ETC’s monoplace hyperbaric chambers, provided by the company’s ETC BioMedical Systems Group, include BARA•PRESS(TM) and SMOOTH-RIDE(TM). BARA•PRESS is the software which can control, as well as record, the treatment, allowing the operator to monitor the patient more easily, consistently and accurately. SMOOTH-RIDE™ is a pressure change technology that enhances patient comfort by reducing the incidence of barotrauma by 67 percent, ensuring more patients complete all their treatment sessions. The BARA-MED “Select” also offers an undercarriage gurney storage area.
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