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The Vest administers HFCWO
therapy to users by means of an inflatable vest-like garment.
technology has provided an effective life-extending solution.
Since the late 1980s, several HFCWO
devices have been created that supplement standard mucus clearance.
Because uniformly consistent HFCWO
treatments do not depend upon human factors, it is the only truly reliable form of airway clearance therapy available today.
Importantly, the effects of HFCWO
create repetitive cough-like forces that shear sticky mucus from bronchial walls and move it along toward central airways.
was first adapted for use as an airway clearance therapy in the late 1980s by physicians specializing in the care of children with CF.
The Company's new Trimline[TM] Model emphasizes convenience in providing HFCWO
works by wrapping the patient's chest in the inflatable vest.