ResMed Pixi Pediatric CPAP Mask
The ResMed Pixi pediatric mask is the result of the cooperation of pediatric health experts, with the single goal to help children 2 years and older to easily adapt to therapy. The mask is specifically designed to take into account the bone structure of children as well as their facial characteristics and skin sensitivity. The ResMed Pixi is unobtrusive and uniquely constructed to provide minimal facial pressure in combination with a variety of comfort and safety features.
ResMed Pixi Pediatric Mask
The ResMed Pixi is designed with safety and comfort in mind. This nasal mask and headgear are designed specifically for the facial bone structure and sensitive skin of children ages 2 to 7. The child-friendly mask provides what other sleep masks for children fail to provide — peace of mind for you and your child.
The Pixi mask for children sits comfortably on the child’s face, away from the ear and eye areas, taking up minimal space on the child’s face. With Pixi on the child can peacefully watch TV, read a book or wear glasses while treatment is in progress. Meanwhile, caregivers can still see the child’s eyes thanks to Pixi’s unobtrusive design.
The mask is designed with 3 points of adjustment on the top, bottom and side straps, providing that perfect fit adult CPAP masks are popular for. The soft silicone cushion sits seamlessly over the nose, ensuring perfect seal while minimizing skin contact with the child’s face.
The ResMed Pixi pediatric mask comes with air tubing that stretches and bends effortlessly. It can be moved on either side of the cushion, allowing for adjustment to the child’s sleeping position throughout the night.
The mask also features emergency a built-in emergency latch allowing for a quick removal.
Please note: Te ResMed Pixi Pediatric CPAP mask is designed specifically for use by children ages two to seven.
- Child Friendly
The ResMed Pixi Pediatric mask’s special headgear sits away from the child’s eyes and ears in order to minimize irritation and always deliver a clear line of sight. The mask is also remarkably comfortable — no feelings of claustrophobia.
The Pixi comes with a thin silicone cushion which is soft to the touch and comfortable to wear, minimizing pressure on soft faces without compromising seal or therapy effectiveness.
The emergency latch allows for quick removal if necessary, making the mask a breeze to take off.
Two tubing attachment locations accommodate different sleeping positions. А Spring-flex lightweight tube stretches and bends in various directions, so it won’t get caught or drag as your child moves around during sleep.
ResMed Pixi Pediatric Mask
|CPAP / BiPAP||Yes|
|Tubing for Port||Silicone Elastomer|
|Short Tube Assembly||Thermoplastic Polyester Elsatomer|
|Quick Release Buckle||Thermoplastic Polyester Elsatomer|
|Headgear Links||Thermoplastic Polyester Elsatomer|
|Swivel Assembly||Polypropylene; Polycarbonate|
|Headgear||Nylon / Spandex; Open cell Polyurethane|
|Backstrap||Nylon / Spandex; Open cell Polyurethane|
Q. Who can use the Resmed Pixi Pediatric mask?
A. The Pixi Pediatric mask is intended for use by children ages 2 to 7 for whom continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) or bilevel therapy has been prescribed. The mask is designed for single-patient re-use in the home or in the hospital/institutional environment.
Q. Is the Pixi Pediatric mask comfortable?
A. Yes, the mask is designed specifically to provide a stable and effective air seal with minimum headgear tension on the child’s face, as high headgear tension may lead to facial deformities with long-term use.
Q. Should I watch my child while they wear the Pixi mask?
A. Only of your child is not able to remove the mask by themselves. The mask must be used under qualified supervision in such cases.
Q. How can I determine which side of the cushion to place the air tubing on?
A. The side of the air tubing’s location is ideally on the side that is closest to the device. The best side for the location of the air tubing for the Pixi mask depends on the child’s preference for sleeping on a particular side.
Q. Is the Resmed Pixi Pediatric mask easy to remove? Should I be concerned?
A. The Pixi is easily removed from the child’s face. All you need to do is gently hold the mask against the child’s face and unhook the quick release clip from the lower headgear arm by pulling forward and away from the arm.