Table 2

Cost of purchasing equipment for each centre

EquipmentNoCost (£)
Masks:
Full face aircraft mask*2160.00
Small face mask175.00
Nasal mask frame117.00
Small nasal mask136.00
Medium nasal mask136.00
Mouthpiece10.75
Nose clips11.00
Headgear:
Child soft cap128.00
Medium soft cap130.00
Large rescap121.00
Chin strap112.00
Connectors:
Elbow connectors21.80
Hooks for aircraft mask2 sets1.00
Whisper swivel exhale valve246.00
Oxygen port caps2 sets1.00
22 mm tubing232.00
Masks, headgear, and connectorsTotal519.55
Ventilator:
VPAPII ventilator12400.00
  • * Friday Medical, London, UK.

  • † Respironics, Murrysville, USA.

  • ‡ Resmed (UK) Limited, Abingdon, UK.