Offering simple, yet sophisticated ventilation technologies, ResMed Astral is designed to provide portable, easy to use ventilation for patients with a wide range of respiratory disorders.
5 Steps to Setup
Mouthpiece Ventilation Setup
Setting up Pressure Support with Safety Tidal Volume (PS/SVt)
Setting Astral's disconnection alarm
Engaging Astral's big button feature
Understanding the Astral information bar
Please contact our customer assistance team including Astral technical support at 1 (855) 245-4640.
Monday to Friday 4am - 6pm PT.
|Indications for use||Life support for patients over 11 lbs (5 kg)3|
|Single circuit with leak|
|Single circuit with valve|
|Valve circuit therapy: CPAP, (A)CV, P(A)CV, P-SIMV, V-SIMV, PS|
|Leak circuit therapy: CPAP, (S)T, P(A)C, iVAPS3 and optional AutoEPAP4
|Mouthpiece ventilation therapy: (A)CV , P(A)CV, PS/SVt|
|Sigh breath (recruitment)|
|Apnea ventilation||Volume and pressure|
|Pressure range and settings|
|Delivered pressure (cmH2O)||2–50 (leak circuit)
0–50 (valve circuit)
|Delivered tidal volume (mL)||Adult: 100–2500 mL
Pediatric: 50–300 mL
|Respiratory rate||Adult: Off, 2–50 bpm
Pediatric: Off, 5–80 bpm
|On screen||30 days of summary data
Real-time pressure and flow (25 Hz)
|ResScanTM (via download)||365 days of summary data
7 days of detailed data
|AirViewTM (RCM required)||365 days of summary data
7 days of detailed data
|Alarms||A wide range of settable alarms are available including FiO2 and SpO2 when connected.|
|Weight||7.1 lbs (3.2 kg)|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||285 mm x 215 mm x 93 mm|
|Internal battery||Lithium-Ion battery, 14.4 V, 6.6 Ah, 95 Wh. 8 hours of backup power|
|Sound power level||43 ± 3 dBA: as measured according to ISO 80601-2-12:2011|
|Sound pressure level||35 ± 3 dBA: as measured according to ISO 80601-2-12:2011|
|IEC 60601-1 CLASSIFICATIONS:
Medical electrical equipment - general requirements for basic safety and essential performance.
|Class II (double insulation) Type BF
Suitable for use with oxygen
1 When Astral is paired with the ResMed Connectivity Module (RCM), wireless connectivity is enabled, allowing key patient therapy data to be transmitted directly from Astral to the ResMed secure, cloud-based management system, AirView.
2 An internal battery provides up to 8 hours of extra backup power if needed. A maximum of two external batteries have the capacity to deliver up to 16 hours of continuous, portable power when connected to Astral.
3 iVAPS is intended for patients weighing more than 66 lbs (30 kg).
4 AutoEPAP is contraindicated when using an invasive interface. AutoEPAP is only available in iVAPS mode.
5 Combined responses of those expressing a preference in an independent patient survey in the UK, USA, France, Germany and Australia in March 2017. Visit ResMed.com/MaskBrand.