The ventilators, made by “Mercedes”, was approved for use in the UK, reports the team’s official website.
A feature of the device, developed by engineers at Mercedes, is that oxygen is supplied to the lungs without the use of a fan. The device works, pushing oxygen-air mixture in the mouth and nose with a constant speed, keeping the airway open, and increasing the amount of oxygen coming into the lungs.
Now the device is waiting for a clinical trial. If successful, Mercedes will be able to produce thousands of such devices which will facilitate the treatment of infected coronavirus infection.
Flash COVID-19 was recorded late last year in China. According to recent reports, globally the virus has infected more than 720 thousand people. The death toll has exceeded 30 thousand people.