What is an oxygen concentrator? What does it do?

An oxygen concentrator is a piece of medical equipment that gives you extra oxygen according to your requirement. The device consists of a compressor, molecular sieve filter, control unit, and nasal cannula. It provides people with 90% to 95% pure oxygen to accelerate wound healing, delay aging, and so forth.

What is the difference between a concentrator and portable oxygen concentrator?

The concentrator is used at home, a stationary model, operating dependent on power supply but the portable oxygen concentrator can be carried with a convenient bag. It has a battery and lasts nearly four hours after being fully charged.

What does a hyperbaric chamber do for you?

The hyperbaric chamber provides you with a hyperbaric environment and inspired oxygen. It can increase the oxygen content in your blood to treat severe infections, air bubbles in the arteries, wounds that may not heal due to diabetes or radiation injury, etc.

How long do you sit in a hyperbaric chamber?

You can sit in a hyperbaric chamber for 1 to 2 hours, which is the best time.

How does an oxygen generator work?

An oxygen generator receives and purifies air, and then distributes more pure oxygen. In a natural environment, air is made up of 20 percent oxygen and 80 percent nitrogen. After an oxygen concentrator purifies, the new air is made of 90 to 95 percent pure oxygen and 5 to 10 percent nitrogen.