What is Circuit cough assist machine?

Category: Equipment


Generic name: Cough assist machine

A cough assist machine helps to clear secretions in the lungs and bronchioles by using a combination of positive and negative air pressure, simulating a cough. With correct usage the device may decrease the risk of chest infections such as pneumonia.

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