August 2020 Social Media Round Up

Welcome to August’s social media round up, a look through some of our most engaged curated content during the last month across our social media channels. Check back next month for September’s top content or follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn to keep up-to-date with the latest industry news. Medical Oxygen Foundation hands-over oxygen concentrator [...]

2020-09-01T15:44:43+01:00September 1st, 2020|Carbon Composite Cylinders, Hydrogen fuel cell technology, Oxygen Therapy|Comments Off on August 2020 Social Media Round Up

July 2020 Social Media Round Up

There’s a great deal going on across all of our markets at the moment. We thought it would be useful to produce a round-up of some of our most engaged curated content during the last month. Check back next month for August’s top content or follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn to keep up-to-date. Medical [...]

2020-08-12T13:45:04+01:00August 3rd, 2020|Carbon Composite Cylinders, Hydrogen fuel cell technology, Oxygen Therapy|Comments Off on July 2020 Social Media Round Up

Oxygen Therapy – Portable Oxygen Concentrators vs Portable Oxygen Cylinders

When it comes to portable oxygen therapy, there are two main options for delivery. These are portable oxygen cylinders which contain compressed oxygen gas, or oxygen concentrators, which use a battery powered system to compress and filter air, in order to create a consistent supply of concentrated oxygen. In this post, AMS Composite Cylinders Technical [...]

2019-02-19T10:46:45+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Oxygen Therapy|Comments Off on Oxygen Therapy – Portable Oxygen Concentrators vs Portable Oxygen Cylinders

Breathe Safe – Managing the Risks and Challenges of Home Oxygen Therapy

In the UK, the number of patients requiring home oxygen therapy is on the rise – thanks to an increase in respiratory conditions, including asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Oxygen therapy can deliver huge benefits in terms of maintaining patient independence and quality of life. It also comes with everyday challenges and real [...]

2019-02-19T10:56:50+00:00July 31st, 2018|Oxygen Therapy|Comments Off on Breathe Safe – Managing the Risks and Challenges of Home Oxygen Therapy

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Horses

Oxygen therapy is used across the homecare and across healthcare settings for the effective treatment of respiratory diseases including COPD and asthma – but this is only part of the story. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), where a patient breathes pure oxygen at higher than atmospheric pressures, is becoming increasingly popular for the treatment of everything [...]

2019-02-19T20:24:33+00:00May 1st, 2018|Oxygen Therapy|Comments Off on Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Horses

Risks, Safety and Design – Fire and Pressurised Gas Cylinders

There is a complex relationship between pressurised gas cylinders and fire. On the one hand, pressurised oxygen can pose a real fire risk, and home users of medical oxygen need to be aware of the hazard, and take steps to minimise risk. On the other hand, pressurised breathing air is essential to firefighters in their [...]

2019-02-19T20:32:38+00:00March 30th, 2018|Carbon Composite Cylinders, Hydrogen fuel cell technology, Oxygen Therapy|Comments Off on Risks, Safety and Design – Fire and Pressurised Gas Cylinders

Weight, Cost, Performance – Specifying NLL Composite Cylinders in Oxygen Therapy

Oxygen therapy is playing an increasingly integral role in healthcare and home care. With the growing number of patients worldwide suffering from COPD, asthma and other respiratory conditions, providing a practical, lightweight and cost-effective oxygen therapy package has never been more important. In this post, AMS Composite Cylinders Director, James Cooper, explores some of the [...]

2019-02-19T20:34:21+00:00March 13th, 2018|Oxygen Therapy|Comments Off on Weight, Cost, Performance – Specifying NLL Composite Cylinders in Oxygen Therapy

The Invisible Industry – The Importance of Medical Gases

Medical gases are playing an ever more important role in UK healthcare. Today, they are essential to the existence and wellbeing of hundreds of thousands of people, who depend on medical gases every day, both in hospitals and at home. In this post, AMS Composite Cylinders Director, Steve Langron, takes a look at the vital [...]

2019-02-19T20:38:18+00:00February 15th, 2018|Oxygen Therapy|Comments Off on The Invisible Industry – The Importance of Medical Gases

Medical Gas – Growth Opportunities in 2018 and Beyond

Healthcare and homecare are a growing market for the gas industry. As new technology and an aging global population drive increased healthcare expenditure, Stephen Langron, Director of AMS Composite Cylinders, takes a look at some of the opportunities in the sector for medical gas suppliers over the years ahead. Industry challenges and real opportunity One [...]

2019-02-19T20:42:32+00:00January 24th, 2018|Oxygen Therapy|Comments Off on Medical Gas – Growth Opportunities in 2018 and Beyond