Transport Mode user guide
To be used in conjunction with the AIRVO 2 User Manual
REQUIREMENTS FOR USING TRANSPORT MODE
To ensure correct operation of the AIRVO 2 during Transport Mode, the
power supply used during transport must be capable of delivering the
“Supply voltage/current” values listed in Section 5 of the AIRVO 2 User
Manual, for a period of at least 20 minutes.
TO ENTER TRANSPORT MODE
1. CHECK THAT UNIT IS READY FOR USE
Check that the unit is already operating and connected to a patient and
that the “Ready for Use” symbol is displayed showing that the system is
ready for the patient to use.
“Ready for use” symbol
2. ACCESS THE TARGET DEW-POINT TEMPERATURE SCREEN
Press the Mode button to advance to the target dew-point temperature
The current target dew-point temperature setting will be displayed.
When you enter Transport Mode, the unit will enter a low-power, lowhumidity mode.
3. ACTIVATE TRANSPORT MODE
To activate Transport Mode:
Press and hold the “Audio Pause” button
for 5 seconds.
The unit will enter Transport Mode.
The Transport Mode symbol (far left) is
To decrease power consumption, the
heater-plate will be switched off and
humidity output will decrease.
The target dew-point temperature
display will be replaced with a 20-minute
5. DURING TRANSPORT MODE
When you return to the Summary screen, you will see that the dewpoint temperature display has been replaced with the Transport Mode
symbol and the countdown timer.
The time shown is the time left before the unit automatically reverts
back to normal operation and its original target dew-point temperature
6. TO DEACTIVATE TRANSPORT MODE
When the countdown reaches 0:00, the unit automatically reverts back
to normal operation and its original target dew-point temperature
To exit Transport Mode before the countdown reaches 0:00, follow the
To deactivate Transport Mode
Press the Mode button to move to the target dewpoint temperature screen.
The countdown timer and Transport Mode symbol are
Press and hold the “Audio Pause” button for 5
seconds to deactivate Transport Mode.
The previous target settings for dew-point
temperature and flow will be restored.
The Transport Mode symbol has now disappeared.
The target dew-point temperature screen now
displays the target dew-point temperature setting.
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Press the Mode button to advance through the target
flow and oxygen screens to the Summary screen.
7. TRANSPORT MODE DEACTIVATED
After Transport Mode is deactivated, the current output dew-point
temperature displayed on the Summary screen will have decreased
from its value before Transport Mode. The AIRVO 2 will warm up until it
reaches its target dew-point temperature setting.