Mount Everest, Nepal - April 23, 2007
The Caudwell Xtreme-Everest Project Team, in co-operation with CORTEX Biophysik GmbH, will be putting SunTech Medical's OEM blood pressure technology through extreme conditions in the coming weeks. The team is currently climbing to the summit of Mt. Everest and will be performing a series of physiological tests along the way. Clinicians and scientists on the trek will assess human performance at the low oxygen levels found at extreme altitudes.