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  1. How Does Oxygen Therapy Work? From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)  
    ... attached to the tube from the oxygen container. Nasal Cannula and Portable Oxygen Container The image shows how a nasal cannula and portable oxygen container are attached to a ...
  2. Oxygen Therapy for Children (American Thoracic Society) - PDF  
    ... either large or small cylinders. What is a nasal cannula? A nasal cannula is a tube that has two prongs to ... attached to the oxygen system. Different sizes of nasal cannula are available and some tubes are softer than ...
  3. Common NICU Equipment (March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation)  
    ... can be regulated to meet each baby's needs. Nasal cannula or nasal prongs Small plastic tubes that fit into a ...
  4. Oxygen Therapy (American Thoracic Society) - PDF  
    ... either large or small cylinders. What is a nasal cannula? A nasal cannula is a two-pronged tube attached to the ... is connected to the oxygen source by the nasal cannula. Young children do not usually use this device. ...
  5. ... head. A thin, soft, plastic tube called a nasal cannula may be used instead. This tube has soft ... they can get from an oxygen hood or nasal cannula, but they do not need a machine to ...
  6. Medical Equipment at Home After the NICU (March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation)  
    ... oxygen, you need an oxygen tank and a nasal cannula. A nasal cannula is the soft plastic tubing that goes around ...
  7. Create an Emergency Kit (Pulmonary Hypertension Association)  
    ... manufacturers also make tank holders for their products. Nasal cannula. You need a nasal cannula to dispense oxygen. Keep a spare in your ...
  8. How Is Respiratory Failure Treated? (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)  
    ... oxygen therapy . Extra oxygen is given through a nasal cannula (two small plastic tubes, or prongs, that are ... mouth. Oxygen Therapy The image shows how a nasal cannula and portable oxygen container are attached to a ...
  9. What Are the Risks of Oxygen Therapy? From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)  
    ... dry or bloody nose, skin irritation from the nasal cannula or face mask, fatigue (tiredness), and morning headaches. ... your oxygen equipment. If you have an uncomfortable nasal cannula or face mask, your home equipment provider can ...
  10. Home Oxygen Therapy (American Association for Respiratory Care)  
    ... way to administer home oxygen is with a nasal cannula. This is a two-pronged piece of soft vinyl at one end of plastic tubing that is placed about ¼ inch into your ... You should wash your nasal prongs with a liquid soap and thoroughly rinse ...
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