Tag: emergency ventilator

Innovation, Medical Devices

Researchers develop low-cost emergency ventilator

June 24, 2020


Engineers and physicians at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) have developed a low-cost, easy-to-use emergency ventilator for Covid-19 patients based on a ventilator bag usually found in ambulances. An automated system that can be fabricated and assembled in […]

Innovation, Medical Devices, Regulatory

Fitbit receives FDA authorisation for emergency ventilator

June 4, 2020


Wearable technology device company Fitbit has received emergency use authorisation from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a low-cost emergency ventilator Fitbit Flow. The automatic resuscitator has been developed by the company in response to the global need […]