Accession Number:

AD0765995

Title:

An Aerosol Inhaler

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE SYSTEMS COMMAND WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB United States

Report Date:

1973-08-10

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The invention is an item of medical equipment, an aerosol inhaler used for treatment of respiratory tracts. Familiar aerosol inhalers consist of a housing with a water bath, an inlet fitting, a nozzle, a container with the medicinal solution to be sprayed, and a heating element. These inhalers do not guarantee optimum treatment conditions. The purpose of this invention is to create an aerosol inhaler which will assure a uniform aerosol at a given controlled temperature, fed only when the patient inhales.

Subject Categories:

  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE