The Pumani bubbleCPAP is used to treat respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in premature neonates and respiratory illness in young children from 1 to 10 kg. Designed specifically for the low-resource hospitals, it is an effective, affordable and user-friendly solution currently in use in over 35 countries around the world.
Effective & Affordable
Provides the same level of therapeutic pressure as other commercial CPAPs for less than one-third of the price.
Set-up training takes less than 5 minutes
Easy to Maintain
Minimal maintenance, a spare parts kit is included inside unit
Built and proven to run for years at a time
Integrated Air Compressor
Total (blended) Flow Rate
Oxygen Flow Rate
0-10 cm H20
220V and 50Hz
48 cm x 38 cm x 33 cm
Pumani Patient Circuit Kit - 10 x Complete Patient Circuits including Patient Tubing, Tube Holders, Fish Elbows, Hats & Hat Clips, Nasal Prongs
One Pumani bubbleCPAP package comes with the following items:
1 Pumani bubbleCPAP device
2 Bottle (1)
3 Inspiratory Tubing (3)
4 Expiratory Tubing (3)
5 Fish Elbows (6)
6 Hat Clips (6)
7 Tubing Clip (3)
8 Variety of Nasal Prongs (6 prongs, sizes 0-5)
9 Hats (3 hats, size small, medium, large)
10 Power Cord – UK Plug (1)
11 Spare parts kit (not shown)
12 User Manual and Repair Manual (not shown)
13 Online Training Videos and Materials (not shown)
Additional accessories can be purchased separately.
Pumani means ‘breathe easy’ in Chichewa, the language of Malawi.
Pumani Clinical Study
In 2012, results of the Pumani clinical trial conducted at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) in Blantyre, Malawi, showed that use of the Pumani to treat neonatal respiratory distress resulted in 27% absolute improvement in survival, as compared to patients treated with oxygen therapy.