In light of the spreading novel coronavirus, we have prepared information about the safe use of Hamilton Medical ventilators on patients with highly infectious diseases.
As the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) continues to spread and has now been declared an international emergency by the WHO, questions are being raised about the safe use of ventilators on patients who may be highly infectious. Our new Knowledge Base article gives you an overview of possible measures that can be taken to ensure protection against internal contamination of the ventilator, as well as protection of patients and clinical staff. Follow the link to see the full article and access the information in a range of different languages, or download the PDF in English below.
The content of this article is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for professional training or for standard treatment guidelines in your facility. Any recommendations made in this article with respect to clinical practice or the use of specific products, technology or therapies represent the personal opinion of the author only, and may not be considered as official recommendations made by Hamilton Medical AG. Hamilton Medical AG provides no warranty with respect to the information contained in this article and reliance on any part of this information is solely at your own risk.