Positioning and maintenance of breathing circuit sets

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Last change: 05.06.2020, Revision , Change of disclaimer to public

The application note available for download below provides valuable information about the positioning and maintenance of breathing circuits and their components.

The new, 3-page document containing text, diagrams and illustrations covers the following aspects:

  • Overview of the breathing circuit
  • Guidelines for positioning of the circuit and flow sensor
  • Benefits of using the Hamilton Medical flow sensor
  • Clearing secretions, occlusions and condensation
  • Using a nebulizer and filter
  • Maintenance of the expiratory port on the HAMILTON-G5/S1

This application note is intended as a useful reference when ventilating adult and pediatric patients.


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3.1 MB



breathing circuit, circuit set, position, maintenance, expiratory valve, secretion, occlusions, flow sensor, neubilizer, filter, expiratory port

Date of Printing: 15.04.2021
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