These long-term catheters have been the standard of critical care in human medicine for many years. The catheters are placed in the jugular vein using a technique called Seldinger. It uses a guide wire system.
– Non-reactive polyurethane catheter: can be left in place for extended use i.e. 3-4 weeks.
– Single, double or even triple lumen catheters of various lengths: allows administration concurrently of different IV medications
Kit consists of:
– Polyurethane radiopaque catheter with clamp
– Introducer needle
– Vessel dilator
– Guide wire
– Injection caps
– 5ml syringe
– Illustrated directions
Catheter Size: 18g x 8cm (3 1/4″)
Priming Volume (ml): 0.20