Smiths Medical Brand – Pneupac®

Its ventilators deliver high-efficiency oxygen therapies in pre-hospital, transport and hospital settings.

Pneupac® ParaPAC™ Ventilator

Designed specifically for use by respiratory therapists, paramedics, and trained emergency personnel, ParaPAC® enables greater control of breathing parameters. The dual controls allow easy selection of tidal volume and frequency to match your patient’s ventilatory requirements. Suitable for ventilation during emergency or controlled transportation of adults, children and infants. MRI compatibility gives maximum flexibility for transport within the hospital.

Features
  • Separate controls for tidal volume and frequency
  • Unique CMV/Demand – Demand feature
  • Patented mode of operation
  • Adjustable pressure relief with audible alarm
  • Air mix facility
  • Optional PEEP facility
  • Integrated pressure monitoring/alarm system
  • Low gas supply indicator
  • Pneumatically powered
  • Lightweight and durable

Pneupac® paraPAC plus™ Ventilator

The paraPAC plus gives you the versatility to deliver mechanical ventilation, demand and free flow oxygen therapy and CPAP all from one compact, lightweight unit. It enables greater control of breathing parameters. The dual controls allow easy selection of tidal volume and frequency to match your patient’s ventilatory requirements. The paraPAC plus is designed for use by respiratory therapists, paramedics, trained emergency personnel and military in a wide range of environments. This includes the use in hospitals and in more demanding locations such as ambulances, aircraft, outdoors and in MRI scanners. This ventilator is tested for these extreme situations to ensure the optimum patient care can be delivered by the user. Suitable for ventilation during emergency or controlled transportation of adults, children and infants. MRI compatibility gives maximum flexibility for transport within the hospital.

Features
  • Suitable for use in MRI scanner to 3 Tesla and up to 7.5 Tesla/m spatial gradient
  • Built in oxygen therapy facility
  • CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure)
    • Avaliable only for Model P310
  • DEMAND or SMMV function
    • allowing the patient to breathe with the ventilator
  • Manual breath with Pneupac patented volume limiter
  • Luminescent manometer
  • Display of inspiratory and expiratory pressure
  • Hyperinflation accessory for neonatal ventilation
  • Integrated PEEP (Positive End Expiratory Pressure) function
  • Ingress Protection class: IP54
  • Tested and approved for use in rotary and fixed wing aircraft
  • Portable and Lightweight
    • 30% lighter than previous models
  • Robust
    • Drop and vibration tested
  • Fits to exisiting Pneupac brackets
  • Simple to use
  • Versatile

Pneupac® babyPAC™ Ventilator

babyPAC™ is specially designed to deliver ventilation to small, fragile lungs of patients ranging from neonates through pediatrics up to 20kg with precision and confidence. It has a sophisticated range of ventilation controls including CPAP, variable I:E ratio and variable oxygen concentration. The babyPAC™ also incorporates a comprehensive range of alarms.

Features
  • Unique variable oxygen concentration gas mixing system
  • Inspiratory pressure control
  • Separate controls for inspiratory and expiratory time
  • Four operating modes
  • PEEP/CPAP control
  • Adjustable pneumatic pressure relief with audible alarm
  • Integrated pressure monitoring/alarm system
  • Low gas supply indicators for O2 and air
  • Complete pneumatic operation
  • Lightweight and durable
  • MR Conditional: 3 Tesla actively shielded magnet
    • max gradient of 430 G/cm, 0.82 W/kg at 125.5 Mhz