pressure ventilator

pressure ventilator

a mechanical ventilator in which gas delivery is limited by a predetermined pressure.

pres·sure ven·ti·la·tor

(presh'ŭr ven'ti-lā-tŏr)
A device designed to deliver pressure-controlled ventilation.
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Dewsbury firefighters required breathing apparatus and a positive pressure ventilator to tackle the blaze, which caused severe damage to the bedroom.
Crews, from South Shields Fire Station used a hose-reel, breathing apparatus and positive pressure ventilator to tackle the flames and smoke.
Once the fire was extinguished, a positive pressure ventilator was needed to ventilate the property.
However, it was the invention of a positive pressure ventilator that made Bird an international household name (2).
For a few years, ready meals have been distributed in microwaveable packaging that features a steam pressure ventilator which allows convenient warming of the closed container.
By integrating a speaking mode, this positive pressure ventilator enables speech without the addition of an external one-way speaking valve.
Their daughter Stacey died at the hospital in 1992 after she was born at 28 weeks and was put in the experimental Continuous Negative Extrathoracic Pressure ventilator, which works by reducing air pressure around the child to open their lungs.
Tenders are invited for Procurement of positive pressure ventilator blower with accessories for fire brigade
A positive pressure ventilator was used to clear the house of SMOKE.
Crews used hose reels to tackle the blaze before using a positive pressure ventilator to clear the smoke logged building.
Good progress is being made and positive pressure ventilators are in use.
As a baby, she had taken part in controversial trials of Continuous Negative Extrathoracic Pressure Ventilators at North Staffordshire Hospital in Stoke-on-Trent.