Oxygen Titration


Possible Complications

Home oxygen therapy is safe. There is an increased risk of fire around the oxygen though. Steps will help avoid this, such as:

  • Keeping the oxygen supply away from open flames
  • Not smoking or letting others smoke near the person with the oxygen



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Edits to original content made by Denver Health.