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breath·ing bag

a collapsible reservoir from which gases are inhaled and into which gases may be exhaled during general anesthesia or artificial ventilation.
Synonym(s): reservoir bag
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

breath·ing bag

(brēdh'ing bag)
A collapsible reservoir from which gases are inhaled and into which gases may be exhaled during general anesthesia or artificial ventilation.
Synonym(s): reservoir bag.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

breath·ing bag

(brēdh'ing bag)
A collapsible reservoir from which gases are inhaled and into which gases may be exhaled during general anesthesia or artificial ventilation.
Synonym(s): reservoir bag.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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In 8 subjects, gas mixtures were delivered via 3 meters of 5 mm diameter oxygen tubing and a standard reservoir bag mask (Hudson mask; Henleys Medical, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, UK).
Although a preliminary check of the patient suggested their observations were satisfactory, closer inspection of the reservoir bag on the Water circuit, revealed shallow and inconsistent respirations.
* Previously, the device had a refillable reservoir bag, which created an open-water circuit, and tap water for humidification was considered adequate.
It is watered by small tubes through a timer or a reservoir bag. Individual drippers to each pot through a timer also works very well.
2.) The reservoir bag was attached to the mask and laying on the patient's right side.
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We recently experienced a large leak caused by detachment of an anaesthetic reservoir bag from the conical connector attached to the breathing circuit of the anaesthesia machine.
The kink occurred in the hose connecting the reservoir bag to the mount handle of the anaesthesia machine.
New--the Asthma Rescue Kit for ER & ICU, incorporating the Medicator with a 90 mL continuous nebulizer & reservoir bag, will provide economical & standardized Heliox and/or bronchodilator therapy in a closed, low-flow, 0-resistance system w/ integral exhalation filtration and a portless mask.