RESPIRATORY DEVICES

Forumed offers a wide range of products for respiratory tests. From the mouthpieces to the Orygen range of valves for the patients suffer from COPD. Also a peak flow meter and spacer chamber for patients with asthma.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a common respiratory condition characterized by airflow limitation . It affects more than 5 percent of the population ( it means more than 200 milion WW ) and is associated with high morbidity and mortality . It is the third-ranked cause of death in the United States, killing more than 125,000 individuals each year . As a consequence of its high prevalence and chronicity, COPD causes high resource utilization with frequent clinician office visits, frequent hospitalizations due to acute exacerbations, and the need for chronic therapy (eg, supplemental oxygen therapy, medication).