The Science Journal of the American Association for Respiratory Care

1996 OPEN FORUM Abstracts

Transport Ventilators and Equipment

Jerry A. Focht, RRT Tuesday, November 5, 1996

There are many different transport ventilators available in today's marketplace. Reliability, diversity, limitations, and gas consumption are a few of the variables to consider when searching for the "IDEAL" transport ventilator. Different patient types and lengths of transports must all be considered.

Experiences of several air ambulances in choosing a transport ventilator and related equipment will be discussed.

You are here: » Past OPEN FORUM Abstracts » 1996 Abstracts » Transport Ventilators and Equipment