Thoracic Needle Decompression
R-010 Thoracic Needle Decompression is a life-saving procedure, which involves placing a wide-bore cannula into the second intercostal space midclavicular line (2ICS MCL), Needle thoracostomy, also known as “needle decompression” is a procedure performed to stabilize deteriorating patients in the life-threatening situation of a tension pneumothorax. Just above the third rib, in order to decompress a tension pneumothorax, as per Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) guidelines.
Product Name: R-010 Thoracic Needle Decompression
Material: Plastic and metal
Sterilization: Irradiation sterilization
Shelf life: 3 years
The disposable thoracic puncture needle consists of a puncture needle, a guide sleeve and a housing. The guide sleeve is close to the outer wall of the needle tube, and together with the shell, it protects the finish and sharpness of the puncture needle.
√ Strong, reliable needle/catheter
√ Rugged needle/catheter protective tube
√ Easy-open container for quick access
√ Capless flash chamber for immediate confirmation of needle placement
√ Convenient, compact size