Fisher & Paykel Unveils Evora
Compact nasal mask aims to deliver nasal mask performance with minimalism of a nasal pillow mask.
- By David Kopf
- Jul 09, 2020
Fisher & Paykel Healthcare has released the Evora, a nasal mask for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients that aims to deliver comfort and ease via streamlined, slimmed-down form factor.
The Evora compact nasal mask sits comfortably under the nose, and its CapFit headgear lets patients to don the Evora in one simple and intuitive movement like a baseball cap.
“Evora offers OSA patients the performance benefits of a nasal mask, with the streamlined design and minimalism of a nasal pillow mask,” said Lewis Gradon, managing director and CEO of Fisher & Paykel Healthcare.
In a clinical trial, 98 percent of participants described F&P Evora as “simple to take off and put on in the dark,” and 95 percent of respiratory therapists found the mask “simple to fit.”
Evora also features F&P’s of Dynamic Support Technology comprising of a “floating” seal that sits inside stability wings. This technology allows for freedom of movement during sleep while keeping the mask comfortably in place.
“This is a revolutionary product that makes fitting the mask and educating the patient much easier,” Gradon added. “We’re excited to bring it to market.”
David Kopf is the Publisher and Executive Editor of HME Business and DME Pharmacy magazines. Follow him on Twitter at @postacutenews.