In a healthy patient spontaneous ventilation ensures the renewal of oxygen (inspiration) and removal of carbon dioxide (expiration). This is called breathing.
Artificial ventilation is a technique that comes in aid to a patient who can not self-insure ventilation. Its purpose is to support partial or total work of a patient’s breathing. Therefore, it improves the exchange of gases (oxygen and carbon dioxide) by assisting the respiratory muscles. Objectives of ventilation :
There are different brands and models of medical fans ( or respirators) , which offer several modes and options settings (alarms , batteries, monitoring parameters…). According to the pathology and the patient’s profile, the doctor will prescribe the most appropriate combinations. They can not be changed without a prescription.
The relay and monitoring of the devices at home are then carried out by specialized technicians of Oxygen Breeze.