Patent Number: 6,332,462

Title: Method and device for producing respiratory air which is harmless to health in positive pressure nasal breathing apparatus

Abstract: The invention concerns a positive pressure nasal breathing apparatus in which a processed air flow is supplied at positive pressure to the person to be treated. The apparatus comprises: a first device (10) for producing a first air flow which has a given first temperature and a first degree of relative air humidity; and a second device (12) for processing the first air flow such that a second air flow to be completely or partially supplied to the person is produced. The temperature of the second air flow is lower and its degree of relative air humidity higher than that of the first air flow.

Inventors: Krohn; Holger (97816 Lohr, DE)


International Classification: A61M 16/10 (20060101); A61M 16/00 (20060101); A61M 016/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018