Medical Gas System

  • Lecture 1
  • Definition of Medical Gas System.
  • Types of Medical Gas System.
  • Applicable Codes and Standards.
  • Types of Medical Gas Required ( Definition & source of supply )

1- Oxygen (O2)

2- Medical Air (MA)

3- Medical Vacuum (MV)

4- Nitrous Oxide (N2O)

5- Nitrogen (N2)

6- Surgical Air (SA)

7- Carbon Dioxide (CO2)

8- Anaesthetic Gas Scavenging System (AGSS)

9- Entonox (N2O/O2)

10-Heliox (HE/O2)

 

  • Lecture 2
  • Medical Gas System Components

1- Medical Gas Outlets (Terminals)

2- Medical Gas Pipes

3- Area Valve Service Unit (AVSU)

4- Medical Gas Cylinders and Manifold

5- Medical Gas Equipment’s

  • Estimating flow requirements.

1- Departments, Room types and Number of outlets

2- Provision of terminal units, AVSUs and local alarms

3- Case Study

  • Lecture 3
  • Estimating flow requirements.

1- Flow rate per outlet (depends on the specific gas and outlet type).

2- Diversity factor (depends on the number and type of outlets).

3- Case Study.

  • Medical Gas System Pressure

1- Pressures required for 4 bar gas system

2- Pressures required for Vacuum Pressure gas system

3- Pressures required for 7bar gas system

4- Case Study

  • Selecting Equipment.

1- Choosing an Oxygen Supply System.

  • Lecture 4
  • Selecting Equipment.
  1. Choosing an Oxygen Supply System (Primary, Secondary & Third sources).
  2. Choosing Medical compressed air systems (Primary, Secondary & Third sources).
  3. Choosing Surgical Air Systems (Primary, Secondary & Third sources).
  4. Choosing Medical Vacuum Systems.
  5. Choosing Anaesthetic Gas Scavenging Disposal Systems.
  6. Choosing Nitrous Systems (Primary, Secondary & Third sources).
  7. Case Study
  • Lecture 5
  • Selecting Equipment.

1-Dental Air system

2- Dental Vacuum system

3- Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Mixtures (ENTONOX  (N2O/O2))

4- Helium/oxygen mixture (HE/O2)

5- Case Study

 

  • Lecture 6
  • Pressure Drop Calculation Concept For All Types Of Medical Gas Pipes.
  • Medical Gas Pipes Size.
  • Area Valve Service Units (AVSUs) .
  • Labeling and Material
  • Complete Medical Gas System Project Design