Reliable Mechanical Ventilation

The Gradian CCV is an internationally-certified comprehensive care ventilator that provides mechanical ventilation in a wide variety of settings--including those with unreliable access to oxygen and/or electricity.

Portability Features

Bed hooks, handle, and shoulder strap for bedside use and transportation, plus a sturdy rolling stand for intra-hospital transfers

User-Friendly Interface

Tactile, straightforward interface with programmable ventilation profiles for specific disease states

Air Compressor

Internal compressor capable of delivering room air when other oxygen sources are not available

Reservoir

External oxygen reservoir that allows for use with an oxygen concentrator or flowmeter if pipeline or cylinders are not available

External Battery

Rugged battery pack providing an additional 14 hours of battery backup (for a total of 21 hours)

Gradian CCV Specifications

See below to view a list of specifications for the Gradian CCV, or download a printable version.

Gradian CCV Specifications

Patient Range

• Infant/pediatric (>5 kg) - Adult

Power Requirements

• AC Voltage: 110 - 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz, max. 1A

Control/Settings

• Quick-Start Modes: Adult & Child (programmable)
• Ventilation Modes: --(Pressure or Volume) A/CVM, --(Pressure or Volume) SIMV, --CPAP and Bi-PAP (can be programmed in custom mode), --3 custom modes with programmable ventilation settings available for quick recall
• Mode Switch: Seamless transition between pressure and volume modes
• Tidal Volume: 40 - 2,000 mL
• Respiratory Rate: 0 or 5 - 60 b/min
• Inspiratory Rate: 0.5 - 2.0 sec
• PEEP/CPAP: 0 - 25 cmH2O
• Pressure Support (PS): 0 - 25 cmH2O*
• Flow: 5 - 60 L/min (flows > 80 L/min possible in PS mode, CPAP and demand flows)
• Pressure Control (Target Pressure): 15 - 55 cmH2O
• Ptrig (Sensitivity): -5 - -1 cmH2O
• FiO2: 21% - 100%
• Flow Wave Pattern: Square or descending**
• Settings Lock: On/Off

*PEEP + PS cannot exceed 25 cmH2O
**Based on mode selected

Battery Parameters

• Battery Composition: Sealed lead acid
• Internal Battery: Up to 7 hours
• External Battery: Up to 14 hours

Alarms

• High Airway Pressure: 10 - 55 cmH2O
• Low Airway Pressure: 5 - 15 cmH2O
• Apnea: After 20 second, activates apnea mode
• Low Source O2: Triggers at 40 psi
• Low Source Air: Triggers at 40 psi
• Device Alert: Malfunction alert
• Critical Battery: Approx. 20 minutes of battery charge remaining
• Audible Alarm: > 70 dB
• Silence/Reset: 110 seconds

Environmental

• Shock: 100 G-Force
• Vibration: To IEC 60068-2-6
• Operating Temperature: -18 - 50 C (0 - 122 F)
• Storage Temperature: -40 - 60 C (-40 - 140 F)
• Operating Humidity: 5% - 95% non-condensing
• Ingress Protection: IP22

Dimensions

• Width: 34 cm (13.3 in)
• Depth: 13 cm (5.3 in)
• Height: 35 cm (13.8 in)
• Weight: 8.5 kg (18.8 lbs)

Monitored Parameters

Measured Parameters:
• Airway Pressure (Peak, Base)
• Delivered Tidal Volume
• Spontaneous Breath Rate
• Internal Battery Level
• External Battery Level

Calculated Parameters:
• I:E Ratio
• Flow Rate
• FiO2

Signal Connections

• Remote Alarm: 1/4" phone jack to connect to nurse call or remote system, normally open/closed

Gas Source

• Air/Oxygen Mixer: Integrated
• Oxygen Input: 0 - 80 for cylinder, pipeline, or concentrator connection or low-pressure (< 10 psi) barb connection for other sources • Air Input: 40 - 80 psi DISS connection or entrainment via internal compressor

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