The Res-Q-Vac Hand-Powered Portable Suction System is a portable aspirator and oral hygiene aid designed for use by individuals with swallowing disabilities, respiratory disabilities, or stroke. This hand-powered portable suction system creates hospital-level suction without batteries or electricity, and can be used for oral suctioning or other situations where suction is needed. Two compressions of the handle create suction power of over 400 mmHg. Suction levels of over 550 mmHg can be achieved
Pressure conversion kit converts Schuco Vac Aspirator (see separate entry) to portable aspirator pressure system. Pressure conversion kit allows unit to be used as aspirator providing controlled suction to 22 hz, or as nebulizer providing air pressure to 30 pounds per square inch.
Portable aspirator system. Die cast aluminum compressor 14 by 9 by 11 inches. 32 ounce collection bottle with 6 foot clear surgical tubing. Features controlled vacuum regulation to 22 hg for tracheal suction, ENT drainage, bronchoscopic and proctologic suction. 1/10 horse power motor. 115 volts. 60 cycles. 16 pounds.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Device to allow a person with a tracheostomy and no functional arm use to suction independently; developed by a polio patient. Describes device made of a 4 ounce plastic bottle with a 1 inch long india rubber stopper with two 1/4 inch holes in it, and 1/4 inch plastic tubing; a short piece to reach the mouth, and a longer one which remains plugged into the trach. The bottle is held in place at the patient's shoulder, reachable by turning the head. SKIL
Portable aspirator. Removes fluids from post operative, dental, proctological and bronchoscopic patients. Produces vacuum in the 0 to 22 inch hg range. Regulated by precision valve and gauge. Weight 8 1/2 pounds. Approximate capacity 2 liters. 14 by 9 by 8 inches. 115 volts, 60 hz. Available in 230 volts.