New Device May Allow Up To 4 People To Share 1 Ventilator

The Vesper, or ventilation expansion splitter, can be produced cheaply with a 3D printer, its creators said.


The Vesper, or ventilation expansion splitter, can be produced cheaply with a 3D printer, its creators said.

The Vesper, or ventilation expansion splitter, can be produced cheaply with a 3D printer, its creators said.

allows a single ventilator to support up to four patients at a time ― a necessity during times of acute equipment shortages.attaches to the ventilator and splits out the oxygen to patients. It also allows the flow of oxygen to be adjusted and optimized for each person.

software engineer, and they designed the Vesper in concert with a pulmonologist, according toThe device was created last week and was approved for emergency use by the Federal Drug Administration on Monday.anxiously awaiting the results of the prototype field tests.”

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I love how ingenious engineers are, it's lovely to see people/businesses turn their head to an international problem. I really hope this spirit to help the medical areas in crisis continues! Concerns for VAP? Excellent innovation. But want about cross infection of patients on the same ventilator . What about sterility. If 4 people share they can cross infect

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