The PSP-278, standing for Portable Survival Pod, and sometimes called the Praxen 278. was a 2-meter long, cylindrical emergency survival pod manufactured by Praxen Emergency Medical Supplies, Limited. It cost 13,500 credits. The pod had a computer-guided assistance program, accessiblle through a control module at the pod's base, that gave step-by-step instructions in its use. An activated pod, if connected to a power generator, could infinitely keep a patient stable.