Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) system

Alternative names
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP), adult and paediatric; Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP), for adult and paediatric, with accessories.
Various conditions or disease specific
Organ or system related according to ICD-11
Many
Sex
Type of medical device
Capital, reusable or single-use
Requirements
air conditioning / temperature control
electricity (batteries)
electricity (mains)
emergency power supply
gases (compressed air)
gases (Oxygen)
Consumables
Inlet bacteria filter, if applicable. Expiratory filters high efficiency. Nasal mask for adult and paediatric, with tubing (if disposable). Oral/nasal mask for adult and paediatric, with tubing (if disposable). Helmet for adult and paediatric, with tubing (if disposable).
Level of technical knowledge
Regulatory classification (FDA)

Kit or set

System: Nasal mask for adult and paediatric with tubing (if reusable). Oral/nasal mask for adult and paediatric with tubing (if reusable). Helmet for adult and paediatric with tubing (if autoclavable). Humidifier accessory if not integrated built-in. Connectors for air and oxygen outlets, adaptable for most connectors including barb, NF, DISS and NIST. Mains power cable to have length ≥ 2 meters

Particular technical specifications and guidance