CO2 REMOVAL IN CLOSED LOOP VENTILATION SYSTEMS

Award Information
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Branch: N/A
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 19334
Amount: $50,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1992
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Michigan Critical Care
1610 Harbal Drive, Ann Arbor, MI, 48105
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Jean P Montoya
 (313) 995-9089
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
A SYSTEM THAT CONTINUOUSLY REMOVES CARBON DIOXIDE FROM EXHALED GAS WITHOUT THE USE OF CALCIUM CARBONATE CYRSTALS WILL BE DEVELOPED. THIS SYSTEM WILL ALLOW FOR CLOSED LOOP VENTILATION BY REMOVING THE CO2 FROM THE EXPIRED GAS, AND THEREFORE DECREASE THE AMOUNT OF STORED OXYGEN REQUIRED. ALSO, IT WILL ALLOW FOR CONTINUOUS MEASUREMENT OF METABOLIC PARAMETERS SUCH AS OXYGEN CONSUMPTION WITHOUT NEEDING TO CHANGE CRYSTALS, AS WITH THE CURRENTLY USED CO2 REMOVAL SYSTEM.

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