CPAP mask conforms to the patient’s face

17th May 2017
Source: ResMed
Posted By : Enaie Azambuja
CPAP mask conforms to the patient’s face

ResMed has released what it says is its softest mask yet. The AirTouch F20 features a memory foam material that conforms to the patient’s face while minimising the force it applies to the skin. The material is actually porous, allowing air and sweat to slowly seep out, while maintaining tight contact to maintain the air pressure necessary for the therapy to be effective. The tightness can also be adjusted to increase the seal depending on the delivered air pressure.

The mask should work with just about any CPAP machine on the market and it’s already being made available to patients in the U.S. and Canada. Resmed will also soon begin making it available to people in other markets around the world.

Downloads


You must be logged in to comment

Write a comment

No comments




Sign up to view our publications

Sign up

Sign up to view our downloads

Sign up

Building IoT products for smart healthcare market
8th February 2018
United Kingdom Cocoon Networks, London
Medical Japan 2018
21st February 2018
Japan INTEX Osaka
Med-Tech Innovation Expo 2018
25th April 2018
United Kingdom Ricoh Arena, Coventry