What is the definition of Hypoxicator?

A hypoxicator is a medical device intended to provide a stimulus for the adaptation of an individual’s cardiovascular system by means of breathing reduced oxygen hypoxic air and triggering mechanisms of compensation. The aim of intermittent hypoxic training or hypoxic therapy conducted with such a device is to obtain benefits in physical performance and wellbeing through improved oxygen metabolism.
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