Is there an easier way to use the mouthpiece?

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Is there an easier way to use the mouthpiece?

Postby curiousgeorge » Tue Nov 24, 2015 10:34 am

I am too weak to hold the mouthpiece on my own. What are my options?

(Asked by a patient)

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Re: Is there an easier way to use the mouthpiece?

Postby bachjr » Tue Nov 24, 2015 7:50 pm

You can use nasal ventilation. JB
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Re: Is there an easier way to use the mouthpiece?

Postby pgimbel » Fri Nov 27, 2015 4:13 pm

That's what I do.

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Re: Is there an easier way to use the mouthpiece?

Postby lousaporito » Wed Dec 02, 2015 7:00 am

If your mouth is strong enough to maintain a reasonable seal then the mouthpiece can be held within reach using a flexible metal or plastic support arm such as a microphone support arm available at stores like Radio Shack or Musical equipment outlets. LS
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