Deltex Medical manufactures and markets CardioQ-ODM™ Oesophageal Doppler Monitoring (ODM) systems. ODM is the only therapy to continually measure blood flow in the central circulation in real time. Minimally invasive, easy to set up and quick to focus, the technology generates a low-frequency ultrasound signal, which is highly sensitive to changes in flow and measures them immediately. Randomised Controlled Trials (RCTs), using Doppler, have demonstrated that early fluid management intervention can reduce postoperative complications, reduce intensive care admissions and reduce the length of hospital stay.
ODM is increasingly recognised as a standard of care for patients undergoing major surgery and in critical care. The broader clinical area of haemodynamic management of which ODM is a core constituent is also now becoming widely accepted as an important major new medical modality. Consequently, the Company’s focus is on maximising value from the opportunities presented as enhanced haemodynamic management is adopted into routine clinical practice around the world.
The Company is currently in the implementation phase of achieving this goal in a number of territories worldwide, operating directly in the UK, USA, Spain and Canada and through distribution arrangements in a further 30 countries. There are over 3,400 monitors installed in hospitals around the world and over 700,000 patients have been treated to date using Deltex Medical’s single patient disposable probes.
Nigel Keen, Deltex Medical’s Chairman, commented:
“The progress made towards operating cash breakeven and profitability through improved consumable margins and reduced overheads made during 2017 was partially offset by a disappointing second half sales performance.
Since the end of the year we have put the Group on a significantly more secure financial footing through raising £2.0m additional capital and reducing our cash costs by £1.0m on an annualised basis.
We have seen a number of new accounts coming on stream in the US market, including a very major one which started using ODM as the result of a rigorous and successful evaluation. Our French distributor has been awarded the largest tender which we have seen to date for the use of ODM and we have continued to migrate our business towards our multi-modal TrueVue™ System on the CardioQ-ODM+ monitor. The TrueVue™ System allows us to refresh our market positioning and through the TrueVue™ System we have the possibility of guiding treatment for greater numbers of patients.
In the meantime, the largest ever randomised trial of our core TrueVue™ Doppler technology has been published with excellent results and very broad applicability for patients undergoing surgery who need to be protected from expensive, life-shortening complications. This is further compelling evidence that many of these complications are avoided through the use of TrueVue™ Doppler.”
2018 News Releases
- 30 July 2018 Director PDMR Shareholding
- 27 July 2018 Director/PDMR Shareholding
- 27 July 2018 Shareholding(s) in Company
- 25 July 2018 Pre-close Trading Update
- 20 June 2018 Result of AGM
- 20 June 2018 2018 AGM Presentation
- 20 June 2018 Chairman’s Statement to Annual General Meeting
- 13 June 2018 Directorate change Appointment of new CEO
- 18 May 2018 Partial redemption of convertible loan note
- 17 May 2018 Annual Report and Notification of AGM
- 9 May 2018 TrueVue Loops display launched on CardioQ-ODM+ platform
- 9 May 2018 Results Summary for the year ended 31 December 2017
- 7 March 2018 Notification of Major Interest in Shares
- 1 March 2018 Deltex Medical’s Oesophageal Doppler Monitoring System reduces postoperative complications by 75 per cent
- 20 February 2018 CardioQ ODM wins Paris Hospital System tender
- 12 February 2018 Director dealing and issue of equity
- 9 February 2018 Result of General Meeting
- 9 February 2018 Result of Offer and Additional Allotment
- 24 January 2018 General Meeting Form of Proxy
- 24 January 2018 Placing, Subscription, Offer for Subscription and Loan Notes Circular
- 24 January 2018 Posting of Circular
- 23 January 2018 Result of oversubscribed Placing
- 23 January 2018 Fundraising announcement
- 17 January 2018 Major new US hospital account
- Pre-close Trading update for the year ended 31 December 2017
- 17 January 2018 Major new US hospital account
2017 News Releases
- 25 September 2017 Share Options
- Release and first sale of HD-ICG in France
- 1 September 2017 Interim Report 2017
- 31 August 2017 Notice of Results
- 30 August 2017 Investor Event
- 02 August 2017 Notification of Major Interest in Shares
- 28 July 2017 Notification of Major Interest in Shares
- 27 July 2017 Notification of Major Interest in Shares
- 21 July 2017 Placing and Issue of Shares
- 21 July 2017 Trading update
- 13 June 2017 Director/PDMR Shareholding
- 09 June 2017 Result of Annual General Meeting (AGM)
- 09 June 2017 2017 AGM Presentation
- 09 June 2017 Chairman’s Statement to the Annual General Meeting
- 09 June 2017 First randomised trial in thoracic surgery published
- 31 May 2017 Deltex granted patent for its innovative Combined Blood Flow and Blood Pressure Monitor
- 04 May 2017 Deltex releases non-invasive High Definition Impedance Cardiography module
- 03 May 2017 Exercise of Options
- 03 May 2017 Publication of Annual Report & Accounts 2016 and Notice of Annual General Meeting
- 27 April 2017 Deltex Medical Group plc Annual Report & Accounts 2016
- 27 April 2017 Results Presentation
- 27 April 2017 Results Summary for the year ended 31 December 2016
- 27 April 2017 EU TruVue Grant
- 20 April 2017 Investor Open Day and Notice of Results
- 4 April 2017 Exercise of Options
- 28 March 2017 Notification of Major Interest in Shares
- 22 March 2017 Grant of Options
- 22 March 2017 Share issues
2016 News Releases
- 30 November 2016 Additional US Platform Programme Account
- 4 November 2016 NHS Hospital Invests in ODM Equipment
- 8 September 2016 Three New US Platform Programme Accounts
- 8 September 2016 Results Presentation
- 8 September 2016 Interim Results for the Six Months Ended 30 June-2016
- 15 July 2016 Notification of Major Interest in Shares
- 11 July 2016 Results from head to head trial presented Significantly better outcomes from ODM
- 8 July 2016 Pre-close Trading Update
- 1 July 2016 Share Subscription
- 17 June 2016 Director PDMR Shareholding
- 8 June 2016 Two new accounts added to US platform programme
- Deltex Medical Group CEO Stunning results & Well positioned
- 1 June 2016 Excellent results from Spanish multi-centre ODM trial presented at major international clinical conference, ODM adopted into new national clinical guidelines in Spain
- 12 May 2016 Result of Annual General Meeting
- 12 May 2016 AGM Presentation
- 12 May 2016 Directors’ Shareholdings-Issue of equity
- 12 May 2016 Chairman’s Statement to Annual General Meeting
- 12 May 2016 Two additional US accounts added to platform programme
- 4 May 2016 Enhanced performance TruFlow probe launched in UK
- Deltex Medical Group Plc Ewan Philips talks TruFlow, improvements and sales
- 20 April 2016 Posting of Annual Report and Notice of AGM
- 12 April 2016 Results Summary for the year ended 31 December 2015
- 5 April 2016 Two new US platform programme accounts opened and notice of results
- 25 February 2016 Result of the GM
- 23 February 2016 Result of the Open Offer
- 8 February 2016 Placing, Loan Notes and Open Offer Circular
- 6 February 2016 Posting of Circular Announcement
- 3 February 2016 Fundraising Announcement
Operating mainly in the UK, with subsidiaries in the Canada, Spain and the USA, Deltex Medical manufactures and markets the CardioQ-ODM™.
Deltex Medical’s CardioQ-ODM oesophageal Doppler monitor (ODM) changes the way Clinicians can care for patients having major surgery or in intensive care. ODM is the only technology to measure blood flow in the central circulation; it is highly sensitive to changes in flow and measures them immediately and accurately. ODM is simple to use and enables Clinicians to intervene quickly and safely, based on small changes in circulating blood volume and so, avoid the dangers of reduced oxygen delivery.
ODM guided intraoperative fluid management (IOFM) is a cornerstone of Enhanced Recovery; delivering better quality, more cost effective care. It means patients recover from their surgery faster, leave hospital sooner and in better health than they otherwise would do. Having established a substantial high quality evidence base supporting wide-scale use of its products on both clinical and economic grounds, Deltex Medical is working with leading hospitals around the world to introduce ODM guided fluid management into routine use.
The committee is Chaired by Julian Cazalet and comprises of the remaining non-executive board members. It assists the board in fulfilling its oversight responsibilities. The primary functions are: to monitor the integrity of the company’s financial statements and other information to shareholders, to monitor the integrity of the company’s systems of internal control (including risk management), to oversee the company’s relationship with its external auditors and to review the effectiveness of the audit process.
This committee comprises of the Chair, Nigel Keen, and the remaining non-executive board members. The primary function of the committee is to determine the remuneration packages of the company’s executive directors and the award of company share options to the company’s employees, on behalf of the board
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- Nigel Keen – 8.57%
- Janus Henderson Investors – 6.59%
- JO Hambro Capital Mgt – 6.28%
- Charles Stanley – 6.03%
- Jarvis Investment Management – 5.33%
- Herald Investment Management Limited – 4.00%
- Llewellyn Family – 3.94%
- Interactive Investor – 3.91%
- Mr Andrew Muir – 3.86%
- Hargreaves Lansdown Asset Management – 3.84%
- Barclays Wealth – 3.56%
- Mr Peter T Smedvig – 3.46%
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