Stationary Oxygen concentratorsThese machines run on electricity weigh around 12-14 kg and are meant for use at home. They can provide continuous flow up to 5 lpm 10 lpm. eg. Philips Respironics Everflo Oxygen Concentrator Pros- 1. Can provide the continuous unlimited flow of oxygen at home. 2. Way more convenient than oxygen cylinders. Cons 1. Bulky and not portable. 2. Require constant power source and can t be used in case of a power failure.Portable Oxygen ConcentratorThese machines weigh around 2-3 kg and are basically used while traveling or during a flight. They can provide continuous flow only up to 2 lpm. For higher intermittent flows there is burst mode which only delivers Oxygen when the patient is inhaling and it can provide up to 6 lpm. eg. Philips Respironics SimplyGo Philips Respironics SimplyGoMini Pros- 1. Lightweight can easily be used while traveling. 2. Have rechargeable batteries that provide a decent backup even without a nearby power source.Cons 1. Can provide continuous flow only upto 2 lpm. 2. Burst mode gives oxygen only when it detects the breathing of the patient which is sometimes very difficult to do while sleeping.
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