a malnourished patient is a vulnerable patient.
enter the hospital malnourished or become so during their stay.
greater risk for mortality.
day longer length of stay.
greater risk of readmission.
know your patient...inside out.
Gravitas transforms feeding tubes into advanced patient monitoring systems.
No more guessing. Directly assess feeding readiness and optimize nutrition delivery
connect the dots.
Early intervention improves outcomes.
High resolution vital sign data analysis enables early detection of critical illness and feeding intolerance.
close the loop.
Set nutrition targets and feeding tolerance limits. The system adjusts delivery based on a patient's real time physiologic responses.
Maximum delivery, minimal risk.
That's smart nutrition.
pediatric product line
For infants, x-ray radiation is dangerous, and so burdensome and inaccurate methods such as aspiration and auscultation are used. Placement is essentially blind.
The FDA has called for the development of pediatric devices noting that "Pediatric patients often differ from adults in terms of their size, growth, development, body chemistry, and disease propensity, adding to the challenges of pediatric device development.”, and the NHS has listed NG tube misplacement as a “Never Event”
Gravitas Medical has developed a monitor and smart NG tubes down to 5Fr sizes to guide NG tube insertion in neonates.