oxygen-conserving device


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oxygen-conserving device

Abbreviation: OCR
Any device that reduces the loss of administered oxygen into the environment, e.g., one that releases oxygen to a patient only when the patient inhales.
See also: device
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Chad is a developer, manufacturer and distributor of oxygen-conserving devices and oxygen-delivery systems for home health-care patients who require supplemental oxygen.
Chad is a leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of oxygen-conserving devices and oxygen-delivery systems for home health care patients who require supplemental oxygen.
Chad Therapeutics is a leading producer and distributor of oxygen-conserving devices and portable oxygen systems used by pulmonary patients requiring supplementary oxygen.

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