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B1 Lightweight Cylinder

For Children and Frail adults

How does the cylinder work?

  • 300 litres of compressed gaseous oxygen is contained in a lightweight portable 1 litre CC cylinder.
  • The paediatric cylinder allows paediatrics and/or carers to accurately select varying flow rates as indicated by the Healthcare Professional.
  • The paediatric cylinder has a quick connect fitting that can be used with a low flow and micro flow regulator for neonatal and paediatric applications.
  • On a continuous flow rate of 2 litres per minute the cylinder will last approximately 2 hours 30 minutes.

Typical patient profile for the cylinder

  • The paediatric cylinder can deliver flow rates between 0.5 – 15 litres per minute on a continuous flow.
  • The paediatric cylinder is primarily prescribed for use by patients aged 17 years and under.

Why choose the cylinder?

  • The paediatric cylinder can be carried over the shoulder or in the back pack provided.
  • Nasal cannulae or masks can be used with the lightweight portable cylinder.

B1 Cylinder Brochure


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