Speech Language Pathologists
Heat Moisture Exchanger (HME)
The Provox HME cassette is the core of Atos Medical's product line for effective pulmonary rehabilitation following a total laryngectomy. Users experience reduced mucus production, reduced coughing, improved pulmonary function, improved speech, hygenic stoma occulsion.
Increased mucus production and coughing are often experienced by laryngectomees due to breathing unconditioned air into the lungs. The Provox HME retains the heat and moisture necessary to compensate for lost pulmonary function. Its low-profile design also provides hygienic stoma occlusion.
Pulmonary Benefits of Wearing a Heat Moisture Exchanger
Adjusting a Heat Moisture Exchanger for a New User
The Provox Vega voice prosthesis is designed to ensure effective and quick cleaning. The Provox Vega is available in three diameters and six different lengths, eighteen sizes in all. Diameters available: 17 Fr, 20 Fr and 22.5 Fr. Lengths available: 4, 6, 8, 10, 12.5 and 15mm.
Design features include a transparent loading tube for greater visibility and accuracy, pre-lubricated insertion device maintained to enhance delivery, ribbed area in the grip to assist delivery.
Provox Vega: Insertion
Provox Vega: Reload
Provox Vega: Overshooting
TheraBite Jaw Motion Rehabilitation System
The TheraBite Jaw Motion Rehabilitation System utilizes repetitive passive motion and stretching to restore mobility and flexibility of the jaw musculature, associated joints and connective tissues. It is a clinically proven, portable, effective system that is available in adult and pediatric versions to help increase the range of motion of the jaw and reduce pain.