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Resuscitation Ventilation with CCSV – Experience the Innovation at ERC Congress in Freiburg

(Hamburg) – Medical device manufacturer WEINMANN Emergency has developed a ventilation mode specially designed for resuscitation, Chest Compression Synchronized Ventilation (CCSV). CCSV applies a pressure-controlled mechanical breath synchronously with each chest compression, avoiding the disadvantages of conventional ventilation forms during resuscitation, while simultaneously improving gas exchange and hemodynamics. For the first time, mechanical breaths with a regulated peak pressure are delivered synchronously with chest compressions – a revolution that could replace volume-controlled ventilation as the gold standard for resuscitation! Be curious and learn more about CCSV at this year´s ERC Congress, 28th to 30th September, in Freiburg. With CCSV, WEINMANN Emergency introduces a ventilation mode for the emergency medical device MEDUMAT Standard² that can be fully integrated into today's resuscitation process and is compatible with existing automatic chest compression devices. During chest compression, the heart and the pulmonary vessels in the lung are compressed, which also results in gas volume escaping from the lung below. Surrounded by soft tissue, the heart can thus compress only to a limited extent. The CCSV ventilation mode revolutionizes this decades-old procedure. CCSV modifies the principle of resuscitation as follows: The synchronized stroke causes the thoracic pressure to additionally increase during the compression phase. ...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Tags: Patient Care Industry News Source Type: news

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