This contamination-free resuscitator offers easier portability while eliminating mouth-to-mouth procedure in emergency situations.
Technology Readiness Level: Prototype
- Medical purposes: for use by physicians in doctor’s offices & dental clinics
- First-responder emergencies: ambulances, fire trucks, & rescue vehicles
- Public emergencies: emergency medical stations for public use such as swimming pools, manufacturing plants, retirement communities, etc.
- Home applications: cancer and respiratory issue patients; standard breathing/vital monitoring and assistance
- Production cost significantly lower than current market price
- Eliminates need of mouth-to-mouth breathing providing a cleaner, safer route to safety
- Allows portability via lower weight creating new mobility & storage applications
- Option to use environmental air and/or oxygen tank
- Provides home users with assistance for breathing and sleep apnea.