Oxygen fills a reservoir bag that is attached to the mask by a one-way valve. This
permits the patient to ... The only gas that can enter the reservoir, therefore, is 100
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Author: American Academy Of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
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