Chest Seal- Y Vented Style
R-004 Chest seal-Y vented style is an advanced occlusive dressing designed to treat open chest wounds. Penetrating injuries to the chest that result in open chest wounds may lead to tension pneumothorax, the second leading cause of preventable death on the battlefield. Chest Seals are specifically designed with a medical-grade hydrogel adhesive strong enough to adhere to skin that is exposed to blood, sweat, hair, sand, or water.
Product Name: R-004 Chest seal-Y vented style
Material: Medical silicone gel
Shelf life: 3 years
√ This innovative design provides 3-vented channels designed to prevent airflow into the chest cavity during inhalation while allowing air to escape through the vent channels during exhalation.
√ The 3-vent channels are designed to allow blood to escape and also provide a backup fail-safe system, as even if two of the three channels become obstructed, the vent is designed to remain fully operational.
√ 3-vent channels that prevent airflow into the chest cavity during inspiration while allowing air to escape through the vent channels during exhalation
√ Vent channels allow blood to escape and provide a backup fail-safe system as even if two of the three channels become obstructed, the vent will remain fully operational
√ Packaged in a rugged, easy-to-open foil pouch, the perforated packaging allows rescuers to open only one dressing at a time as needed
√ Each chest seal also includes a gauze pad to wipe the wound surface prior to application
√ Each Vent Chest Seal has a large red pull tab for single-step peel-and-apply application and allows for the burping of the wound if necessary
√ The clear, transparent backing allows for easy placement over the wound area and conformability to the patient