Oxygen Canisters

Definition : Small containers (i.e., canisters) designed for temporary storage of oxygen before delivery to a single patient. These containers may store oxygen gas or liquid oxygen (LOX). Oxygen gas canisters may store the equivalent (at standard pressure) of two to three liters of oxygen at relatively high pressures or the equivalent of 20 to 25 liters at higher pressures. LOX canisters usually consist of a small-capacity (e.g., one liter) double-vessel tank; an insulated inner vessel contains the liquid oxygen at a temperature of -183?C (-297?F) and an outer vessel for protection; one liter of liquid oxygen provides 860 liters of gas. Vacuum in the space between both vessels insulates the liquid oxygen from the environment in a way similar to a thermos bottle; the canister may include a vent line for slow release of the gas from the boiling liquid. Oxygen canisters are intended mainly for use with individual ambulatory oxygen delivery units; they are typically refilled from larger containers located at users' homes.

Entry Terms : "Oxygen Administration Systems" , "Bottles, Oxygen" , "Oxygen Candles"

UMDC code : 12868

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1-7 of 7 Match(es).

Allied Healthcare Products Inc

Company Type: Parent

Throughout our company's history we've challenged ourselves to develop products which affect the quality of human life in positive and lasting ways. We're proud to say that during the past 50+ years we've introduced a great variety of products contributing to the health or standard of living of our customers.

Conroe Welding Supply Inc

Company Type: Parent

Everdixie USA EMS Supply Co

Company Type: Parent

Dixie USA EMS Supply Co. has been serving EMS Corps, fire departments, hospitals, state and city agencies, and the military for over three decades.As the technology and challenges facing the modern EMS professional evolve at a quickening pace, we at Dixie EMS stand at the cutting edge of the industry featuring the newest and most innovative products on the market.

IV League Medical

Company Type: Parent

For over two decades, I.V. League Medical has been providing quality I.V. Support Systems and Rolling Stands to the medical community world-wide. All our products are made of the highest quality materials, and with a few exceptions, manufactured right here in the USA. We have a reputation of superior quality and outstanding value.

Responsive Respiratory Inc

Company Type: Parent

Responsive Respiratory is dedicated to providing high quality respiratory products, customer service and prompt delivery to our customers in the home health care, hospital and EMS markets. We offer a comprehensive line of high pressure oxygen products including oxygen conservers, regulators, cylinders, carts & racks, cylinder carry cases, transfilling equipment, oxygen disposables, accessories and our patented Cyl-Fil™ Oxygen System.

Roscoe Medical Inc

Company Type: Parent

Specialty Gases of America

Company Type: Parent

American Gas Group is one of the largest independent specialty gas producers in North America and packages a variety of specialty gases including EPA Protocols, hydrocarbons, VOC mixtures, reactive mixtures, high-purity chemicals and research-grade gases in addition to industrial and medical gas products.

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