The system is indicated for the percutaneous introduction of a catheter into the chest for the drainage of fluid and features:
6Fg CATHETER MOUNTED ON 18G NEEDLE: to give the best combination of drainage with superior insertion characteristics requiring less force.
CURVED CATHETER: to minimise the risk of occlusion after insertion.
MOUNTED ASPIRATION SYRINGE: provides the classic and reliable indication of correct needle tip during insertion and also permits easy collection of a pleural fluid sample.
SOFT STITCH PLATE: allow the catheter to be secured into position with tape or sutures if required.
TUBING EXTENSION & 3 WAY TAP: allowing easier and more comfortable access for aspiration.
DRAINAGE BAG INCLUDED: The set includes a 2l drainage bag to save time and reduce costs.
CE MARKED, PURPOSE DESIGNED DEVICE, designed specifically for thoracentesis.
Contents: Rocket 6Fg Thoracentesis Set: with 6Fg catheter with 6 fenestrations, stitch plate, tubing extension, 3-way tap and cap. 18G needle, small scalpel, easy aspiration syringe, 60ml syringe, protection sheath and 2L collection bag.