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Apollo®

Today’s increasingly integrated healthcare environment places more demands on the anesthesia provider. In addition, the interaction between the anesthesia workplace and the rest of the hospital is increasingly complex. The Apollo anesthesia machine can simplify this complexity. With a heightened emphasis on cost reduction in healthcare, our anesthesia solutions help you reduce operating costs and maximize reimbursement.

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Ease of use


Apollo can play an important role in optimizing your anesthesia workflow and reducing process costs with features such as the fully automatic self-test. Since no user interaction is required, you are free to get on with other jobs. In addition to providing you with invaluable assistance through best-in-class therapy, Apollo also offers you an open-platform architecture - enabling it to be easily integrated into your overall workflow.

Enhanced monitoring


Create your own custom-designed anesthesia workstation by adding our Infinity® Omega Solution and Innovian® Anesthesia information management system. Infinity’s Pick and Go® transport solution not only offers seamless monitoring during transport, its intelligent docking stations and ergonomic cabling system minimize transition times while helping optimize data continuity and patient care.

User friendly ergonomics


The Apollo was designed in response to feedback from anesthesiologists and CRNAs from the United States. Dräger has developed a consistent and accepted user interface between Apollo and its entire anesthesia delivery platform including the Fabius GS, Fabius® GS premium and the Fabius Tiro. Apollo has many practical and ergonomically sound features:

  • All functional elements are within easy reach of seated or standing user
  • Unique breathing bag arm design provides the ultimate in flexibility
  • Unique larger swivel writing surface
  • Integrated auxiliary O2 and pressure gauge where you need them
  • 2 deep drawers for storage (one is lockable)
  • Integrated footrest and centrally operated brake
  • Integrated and dimmable task lighting
  • Integrated power outlet for desflurane vaporizer
  • 2 or 3 vaporizer mount – Autoexclusion interlock system

Piston vs. bellows


The anesthesia ventilator has traditionally been based upon a bellows design. After many years of producing bellows-type anesthesia ventilators, Dräger adopted the piston design as the platform for the future. The following summary highlights the key features of the piston design and the rationale for adopting this technology.

Advanced ventilation


Apollo has the ventilation technology to support patients of any age and acuity. The E-Vent plus servo controlled high-speed piston ventilator works with great precision to supply a maximum peak flow far in excess of any bellows ventilator, resulting in the kind of performance previously only seen in the ICU. Additionally, unlike a bellows ventilator, it requires no drive gas. The very short response time has clear physiological benefits for your patients, while the digital precision helps you make the most of the latest ventilation modes.

Unique low-flow wizard


Apollo is designed to support the user by providing optimal low and minimal flow settings. The consistent use of low-flow anesthesia techniques can significantly reduce the cost of inhalational anesthetic agents. Reducing the fresh gas flow from 3L/min to 1L/min can result in anesthetic agent savings of up to 50%.

Automated startup


  • Simple straightforward statup makes it easier for the staff and provides complete information on device status
  • Enhanced troubleshooting with clear text directions
  • Integrated breathing system eliminates external hoses and clutter, reducing risk of misconnection and disconnection
  • Fully automatic self test lasts approximately three minutes, reflects the results to the user, and makes results available to the user at any time.

Product Information
Advanced Anesthesia Solutions

​Your personal anesthesia assistant

Apollo Low Flow Wizard

​Significantly lowering costs, reducing harmful emission and improving the standard of care

The Anesthesia Ventilator

​A comparison of piston versus bellows ventilation performance

Norwalk Hospital

​Norwalk Hospital chooses Dräger for a Comprehensive Anesthesia Solution

Case Study

University of Florida Low Flow Study

Apollo Software 4.5

​Features and benefits of the latest software for Apollo

Draeger OR Solutions

Learn more about Dräger's solutions for the OR

Reference Case

​Significant Cost Savings for Anesthetic Gases

Accessories
Fabius GS premium

​The Fabius® GS premium is an anesthesia workstation that is simple to use, highly efficient and ready for the future. It features a solid design with modular architecture plus a wide range of ventilation capabilities. Customize your Fabius GS premium exactly the way you need it.

Fabius® MRI

​Increase the diagnostic capability of your MRI unit with the help of state-of-the-art ventilation in the Fabius® MRI anesthesia system specially designed for use in MRI environments.

Accessories and Consumables

For order details, please open the accessories list pdf.

Fabius Tiro®

​Developed to be used in facilities where space is a premium Fabius Tiro® combines the latest ventilation and gas delivery technologies with an ergonomic and compact design.

Components
D-Vapor® / Vapor 2000

​The D-Vapor® offers the established level of dosage performance under all conceivable circumstances.

Infinity® Omega Solution

​This two-screen solution provides access to images, lab results and other clinical data, while displaying real-time vital signs data at the point of care on a 20" touchscreen. Bedside/transport monitor continuously monitors patient during transport.

Innovian® Anesthesia

​Innovian® Anesthesia is a distributed solution that provides comprehensive data management for the anesthesiologist. The Innovian® Anesthesia information management system works with you – from pre-op assessment to the PACU – to create a complete, continuous, paperless record of your patient’s anesthetic care.

Downloads
Apollo Trainer download offline version

​(.zip file / 10 MB) This Training is designed to support you in learning how to operate the Apollo effectively and with confidence - whenever and wherever you want.

Training and Education
New Dräger Apollo eTrainer

​This eTraining is designed to support you in learning how to operate the Apollo Anesthesia Workstation effectively and with confidence - whenever and wherever you want. Start Online Training

Dräger Apollo Online Training and Assessment

Put your Apollo knowledge to the test. Achieve a perfect score on the Apollo Online Training Assessment and we’ll send a personal certificate right to your email inbox.Start Online Training

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