The use of continuous and bilevel positive airway pressure in the PACU for patients with sleep apnea is a debated topic. While some recommend the technology’s use, others have called its benefits uncertain.
ResMed has launched its new AirCurve 10 series, which includes three bilevel devices for to treat sleep apnea, and an adaptive servo-ventilation device for patients with central sleep apnea or Cheyne-Stokes respiration.
Drive Medical Inc has launched two new CPAP mask models: the NasalFit Deluxe EZ CPAP Mask and the PillowFit Deluxe Nasal CPAP System. Both will be available beginning Dec 18th.
3B Medical's devices are now equipped to detect when a patient is experiencing an open or clear airway apnea in real time and respond appropriately.
RT reports on the latest developments in the CPAP market, which is continually improving the form and function of its systems, masks, and interfaces.
Philips Respironics has launched the (positive airway pressure) PAP travel briefcase, an all-in-one luggage option for patients traveling with their sleep apnea therapy equipment.
Circadiance is seeking crowd funding support for the development of cloth pediatric face masks to reduce facial pressure ulcers for infants and other children, according to a company news announcement.
RT Magazine's annual Product Guide, which includes more than 60 of the newest respiratory care products from 50 leading manufacturers, is now available on our enhanced mobile application for tablets and smartphones.
Circadiance Inc has launched a smaller alternative to its one size fits most SleepWeaver Advance nasal mask designed for CPAP users with smaller facial features, including children.
Bubble CPAP devices and CPAP masks, interfaces, and systems from 8 leading manufacturers such as Fisher & Paykel, ResMed, and B&B Medical are highlighted.
InnoMed Technologies Inc has released a new full face CPAP mask, the Aspen, for use in hospitals, institutions, and home care settings.
Philips Respironics has released a new gel pillows mask called the Nuance. The device is the industry's first and only gel pillows mask for treating sleep apnea, according to the company.
Tetraplegia, the loss of function in all limbs, was associated with a greater risk of central sleep disordered breathing, than injuries occurring lower in the spinal cord.
Measuring only 6.5 inches long and weighing 10 ounces, the Z1 is a new portable CPAP device from Human Design Medical, LLC.
Two months of CPAP treatment helped patients feel better and look better too, according to a new study from University of Michigan.
Lighter, simpler, guaranteed: The CPAP market is focused on delivering masks and interfaces that improve patient compliance and comfort.
RT Magazine takes a closer look at 10 PAP/CPAP Masks & Interfaces devices from leading manufacturers.
Five PAP/CPAP systems are featured from leading manufacturers Fisher & Paykel, APEX Medical, DeVilbiss Healthcare, Philips Respironics, and Respiralogics.
A minimal-contact mask from Philips Respironics is designed to create a superior seal and an open field of vision, and help improve sleep for sleep apnea patients.
The VPAP is the first at-home ventilation device cleared specifically for COPD that is designed to reduce hospital readmissions, according to ResMed.