Suction machines are appliances that are used to remove substances such as blood, saliva, mucus, and vomit from a person’s airway. A portable suction unit can prevent pulmonary aspiration and facilitate breathing.
It’s suitable for tracheotomized patients, minor surgical applications and post operative therapy in home care.
It’s an electric suction unit for the aspiration of body liquids, oral, nasal and tracheal aspiration in person or children. Equipped with aspiration regulator and vacuum indicator located on the front panel.
In practice, care professionals use suction machines as an integral part of a treatment plan when a patient’s airway is partially or completely obstructed. Some common uses include:
Removing respiratory secretions when the patient is unable to
Assisting a patient that is vomiting while seizing or unconscious
Clearing blood from the airway
Removing a foreign substance from a patient’s windpipe and/or lungs (pulmonary aspiration)