Respiratory pressure treatment system

  • US 11,058,845 B2
  • Filed: 08/31/2020
  • Issued: 07/13/2021
  • Est. Priority Date: 12/17/2013
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A respiratory pressure therapy (RPT) device for pressurising breathable air to treat a respiratory disorder in a patient, the RPT device comprising:

  • a water reservoir configured to hold a volume of water to be used for humidification of the breathable air;

    a pressure generator configured to pressurise breathable air;

    a chassis supporting the pressure generator and the chassis comprising;

    an RPT device outlet configured to be connected to an air circuit to direct breathable air pressurised by the pressure generator to the patient, the RPT device outlet being positioned on a first side of the chassis, and the RPT device outlet comprising an outlet tube that is removably coupled to the chassis;

    a visual display configured to visually display characters, symbols, and/or images, the visual display being positioned on a second side of the chassis that has a different orientation from the first side; and

    a dock configured to receive the water reservoir; and

    an external housing supported on the chassis, the pressure generator being enclosed by the external housing, and the external housing forming an opening such that the water reservoir is slidable into and out of the dock through the opening.

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