Acapella Vibratory PEP Therapy System Benefits:
- Inhale and exhale without removing the device from the mouth
- Use in conjunction with a mask or mouthpiece nebulizer
- Can accommodate nearly any patient lung capacity
- Patient can remain in any sitting, standing, or reclined position
How does the Acapella Vibratory PEP Therapy System work?
The patented design features a rocker mechanism loosely based on the principles employed by the flutter valve. Upon exhalation, the rocker creates resistance designed to loosen lung secretions from the alveoli to be expectorated by normal lung function.
Who is the Acapella Vibratory PEP Therapy System for?
PEP Therapy is recommended for a variety of conditions that can cause increased secretion and blockage of airways including Asthma, COPD, and Cystic Fibrosis. Models are available for adult and pediatric use, and can even be integrated with mask or mouthpiece nebulizer systems.