Too many Corona-patients, too little ventilation devices – The lack of respiratory masks is one of the biggest challenges of the corona of a crisis. Since last week, the Italian 3D company ISIN Nova provides innovative solutions for this Problem: Last week, the company printed currently non-deliverable replacement valves.

however, This is nothing in contrast to your newest invention: In collaboration with a Lombard hospital, the developers converted diving goggles to ventilation masks, such as “Business Insider Italia” reported. With appropriate connections, they managed the closed-snorkel mask in a few easy steps to an emergency-breathing device is detected.

mask successfully

tested in A component with two inputs is fixed at the upper end of the mask, and can be connected via a hose to the oxygen supply.

The emergency-breathing device has been successfully tested in the hospital of Chiari, in the Brescia Region of Lombardy, Italy, and came with a patients. In collaboration with other 3D-printing companies, around 500 masks were produced, which can be used in the North of Italy as ventilators.

Only 20 Euro for the snorkel mask

remember, The Italian developer of the company ISIN Nova have for your invention for a Patent. So you want to be sure that the 3D printing of replacement pieces could free be also carried out by other companies to help hospitals.

The ventilator, and is also the price here is interesting: For only 20 euros, it is offered! ISIN Nova pointed out, however, that the converted mask is non-certified and only as a solution in this crisis should serve. Patients, who want to make use of the mask in use, must in writing agree to. (dzc)


The Coronavirus currently holds the world in suspense. Many countries are taking measures such as Closing schools or limiting public events, to prevent the spread. In Switzerland, too, the grass, the Virus magnetized. All of the current information and Figures around the topic there is in the Coronavirus-Ticker.

protection against Coronavirus

recommendations of the Federal office for health, how you can protect yourself:

wash your hands
Wash your hands regularly with soap and water or use a Hand sanitizer.

Not Sneezing into hands, sneeze
or cough in a handkerchief; or if you have none, in the bend of your elbow.

handkerchiefs correctly
paper handkerchiefs to dispose of, should be disposed of after use in a closed waste bin. the contact minimize
Avoid contact with people who have difficulty breathing or a cough.

to Avoid larger gatherings of people, such as sporting events or public transportation. To remain as home to the “most important thing of All is up to date”, so that more and more people are infected. You should go only in exceptional cases, Outside.

everything is possible, delivery at home.

no welcome kiss, no hugs, no shaking hands. And always a distance of one Meter to keep.

stay Informed
please Observe the local directives and recommendations. Strictly to the rules and announcements of the authorities. “Who is healthy, and informed, remains in 99 percent of cases, healthy.”

info lines Coronavirus
For the population: 058 463 00 00
For travelers: 058 464 44 88
available: 24 hours a Day when should you to the doctor?
don’t Go any more in case of symptoms (difficulty breathing, cough, or fever) in the Public and immediately contact – first by phone, a Doctor, a doctor or a health care facility.

The Situation will continue until Further notice. Those who feel themselves safe and healthy and, therefore, to the front of the storm, risking to prolong the condition. Therefore, peace preserved, and the thing in common to serve. (SDA)

I Have the corona virus or just the flu?

The Coronavirus spreads further – also in Switzerland. Especially in the flu season, you can assess for yourself whether one is ill with the Coronavirus, or whether you just have an ordinary flu. The differences are subtle, but they exist. VIEWS is defined.