Respiratory Articles


Oxygen Refill Systems - All You Need to Know

Posted on Sep 01, 2016 by Ayush Henry

Homefill oxygen devices or oxygen transfill systems are popularly known as Oxygen Refill Systems. They are portable oxygen refill devices to be used at home for filling up empty oxygen tanks. By using oxygen concentrator technology, the concentrated oxygen is extracted from room air to refill machines. This gives the unlimited refill of oxygen.

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Posted in Oxygen Therapy

Autumn Allergies and School

Posted on Aug 16, 2016 by Kevin Cleary

Summer is coming to a close and days are getting shorter which means allergies and school are returning. As we take our children to the mall to buy new clothing for the school year we should also be sure our children are ready to combat their allergies at school. Learning new math, science, or history can be made more difficult if your child is suffering from fall allergies.

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Posted in Respiratory

Oxygen and Travel - Using Oxygen Concetrator While Traveling

Posted on Jul 14, 2016 by Taikhum Sadiq

Oxygen concentrators are generally used for oxygen supply in healthcare services, especially in areas where liquid or pressurized oxygen is either too dangerous or not feasible, such as at your home or in portable clinics.

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Posted in Oxygen Concentrators

Regulate and Supply – Oxygen Regulators

Posted on Jul 14, 2016 by Taikhum Sadiq

Oxygen regulators are devices that enable a person to adjust the liter flow of oxygen from 1-25 liters per minute depending on the amount the doctor has prescribed for the device you are using. Regulators for children are specialized o regulate between 1 -32 litres and comes in small doses.

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Posted in Oxygen Conserving Devices & Regulators

Proper Use and Care of Nebulizer

Posted on Jun 11, 2016 by Ayush Henry

A nebulizer is a small machine that turns liquid medicine into a mist. It is prescribed by doctors as a treatment to the people who are suffering from asthma or other respiratory diseases. It is sometimes considered as an easier method for children who aren’t good in using inhalers and adults with severe asthma.

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Posted in Nebulizers And Compressors

The Old Way - Fixed Pressure CPAP

Posted on Apr 04, 2016 by Taikhum Sadiq

Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machines were initially used mainly by patients for the treatment of sleep apnea at home, but now are in widespread use across intensive care units as a form of ventilation.

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Posted in CPAP and BiPAP System

Measuring the Pulse – Oximeters

Posted on Apr 04, 2016 by Taikhum Sadiq

An oximeter is a sensory device that is placed on a part of the patient's body, usually a fingertip or the earlobe, or if used on an infant, it is placed across the foot.

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Posted in Pulse Oximeters

Lung Capacity – Spirometers

Posted on Apr 04, 2016 by Taikhum Sadiq

A spirometer is a device used to measure the volume of air inhaled and exhaled by the lungs. A spirometer measures ventilation, the movement of air into and out of the lungs. The spirogram will identify two different types of abnormal ventilation patterns, namely obstructive and restrictive.

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Posted in Peak Flow Meters/Spirometers

Combat Allergies with Your Nebulizer

Posted on Mar 26, 2016 by Kevin Cleary

As we emerge from our winter cocoon to enjoy the warmer weather of spring, we are exposed to all sorts of allergens ranging from tree pollen to grasses.In order to overcome your allergies, your doctor may prescribe medication (in liquid form) that your nebulizer converts to a fine mist that is directly inhaled into your lungs.

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Posted in Nebulizer

Filtering the Filter – Nebulizer Filters

Posted on Feb 02, 2016 by Taikhum Sadiq

Nebulizer filters are one of the most important nebulizer accessories for your nebulizer machine. Nebulizer filters clean the air that runs through the machine, removing unwanted particles from the air.

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Posted in Nebulizer Accessories

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