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Ventum / Respirator for children


Being able to have an active life and freedom of movement is something that should be every ones right. Even though you are depending on life supporting equipment. Simplify treatment and therefore increase quality of life for both child and parents has been the goal with this project. Ventum is a respiratory system that allows more freedom of movement for the user and increase independence. A body worn light weight solution that is targeting how to enable play. A change in technology and a more user centric approach to the design makes it possible to reduce size and weight significantly and create a product that will change the patients life.


Umeå Institute of Design

Umeå Institute of Design
Umeå, Sweden

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Simon Fredriksson

Simon Fredriksson
Savar, Sweden

Simon Fredriksson