Child Survival For Respiratory Distress

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)

What is CPAP?
 

  • A non-invasive therapy that uses air pressure to maintain open airways

  • A potential low-cost simple-technology to support children suffering from respiratory distress caused by pneumonia, sepsis and respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) in low- and middle-income countries

Our team is working with CPAP in GhanaKenyaRwandaHonduras, and Cambodia, in both research and programmatic capacities.

CPAP in the News

BBC News

Business Daily

SciDev.Net

Reuters