Intrapulmonary percussive ventilation (2147)

Key points below


What is IPV?

IPV helps open your airways and move mucus in your airways. It does it with small, fast bursts of air.  You will notice a mist. This helps to loosen the mucus.  This makes it easier to cough or suction the mucus out of your airways.

When might IPV be needed? IVP Close up in black case

If you have:

How does an IPV work?

Special Notes: 


  • Call the equipment provider if you have questions or concerns that your equipment is not working properly.
  • Call your child’s doctor, nurse, or clinic if you have any questions or concerns or if your child has special health care needs that were not covered by this information.