|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||128/20024; 128/20418; 122/0040R|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 23 인용 특허 : 133|
A method of sealably locating a humidifier water tub in a humidifier base comprising positioning a rear surface of the humidifier water tub to abut a humidifier seal to form an air path from a flow generator outlet into an interior of the water tub, and pressing a humidifier lid of the humidifier to engage a surface of a tub lid of the humidifier water tub to form a sealed air path between an interior of the humidifier water tub and an air delivery conduit connector positioned on the humidifier lid.
The invention claimed is: 1. In a humidifier assembly for a flow generator used in delivery of a supply of breathable gas to a patient for treatment of sleep disordered breathing, the humidifier assembly comprising a water tub having an inlet, a base having a blower outlet and a water-tub-receiving-portion, and a hinged lid with an engagable locking mechanism, a method of forming a seal between the water tub inlet and the blower outlet of the base comprising the steps of: (i) placing the water tub in the tub-receiving-portion of the base so as to positio...