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An interactive pressure support system and method employing a pressure generating system that provides a pressure therapy to the pulmonary system of a patient and an interactive system associated with the pressure generating system to enable the patient to interact with the pressure support system, for example, to monitor the effectiveness of the treatment provided by the pressure support system. The interactive system includes an output device that provides first information to the patient, an input device that allows the patient to provide second information that is based on the first information and a control unit that controls the operation of the output device to present the first information and collection of the second information via the input device.

Title
Interactive pressure support system and method
Application Number
9/399023
Publication Number
6564797 (B1)
Application Date
September 20, 1999
Publication Date
May 20, 2003
Inventor
Mark C Estes
Sylmar
CA, US
Douglas M Mechlenburg
Pittsburgh
PA, US
Agent
Michael W Haas
US
Assignee
Respironics
PA, US
IPC
A61M 16/00
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