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Patient Education

Worry Free Breathing During Power Failure

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source: DMDPathfinders


When you rely on vital medical equipment, having a plan for emergency situations such as a power failure could save your life.

This factsheet contains a variety of information and strategies, from adults with Duchenne and similar types of muscular dystrophy, who use respiratory equipment (e.g. positive pressure machines/ventilators, cough assistance, nebulizers).

We hope you find it useful in making your own power failure safety plans.


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