Mediflo Duo breathing trainer Core Competences MEDIFLO duo breathing trainer Breathing trainer for inspiratory (SMI) and expiratory exercises (PEP) • SMI (Sustained Maximal Inspiration – in other words, breathing slowly, continuously and as deeply as possible) is a conscious inhalation breathing exercise which corresponds to sighing and yawning at a physiological level. This means that there are no contra-indications • PEP (Positive Expiratory Pressure) is an active (but not forced) manoeuvre involving breathing out against a resistance Applications Respiratory problems and convalescence • manually operated, flow-oriented breathing trainer with scale reading • inspiratory and expiratory breathing exercises • breathing training using SMI technique and PEP method • the MEDIFLO duo is free from PVC and latex • 12-15 cm H2O pressure Applications Music & singing • practical help for wind-instrument musicians • for learning the correct breathing and lip function • scale reading with different breathing resistances • window showing position of ball Product Design • small • lightweight • easily manageable • use is self-explanatory • motivates use (like a toy) The device is supplied with operating instructions, a body, a tube and a mouthpiece in a transparent plastic bag with a zip closure. The Mediflo duo breathing trainer: helps if you suffer from: • dysfunction of the lung system • shortness of breath • problems with the bronchial tubes • short supply of oxygen Training helps you restore your normal breathing pattern, such as after an illness or many years of smoking The Mediflo duo breathing trainer: • can be used for both inhalation and exhalation therapy. With the MEDIFLO duo, changing from one to the other requires four simple hand movements • was developed on the basis of the sustained maximal inspiration (SMI) technique to allow slow, deep and maximum inhalation and is equipped with the positive expiratory pressure (PEP) method to facilitate creating a positive expiratory pressure against a resistance • is suitable for children With the Mediflo duo breathing trainer: • You improve your health with regular inspiratory breathing exercises by learning to use your lung volume more intensively once again. • Breathing exercises using the positive expiratory pressure (PEP) method consist of breathing against a resistance. The resultant positive pressure serves to prevent a bronchial collapse (= a collapse of the bronchial walls during exhaling); above all, exhalation training moves secretion and helps remove it. The Mediflo duo breathing trainer: • was invented by the company TERXO AG from Switzerland • is produced and assembled in Switzerland (98%) and guarantees best Swiss quality Thank you for your attention!