MIC-KEY* Feeding Tube Kits

Designed for the Delivery of Enteral Nutrition

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MIC-KEY* G Feeding Tubes

Fit for All Stages – From Pediatric, Teens, Through Adult

MIC-KEY* G Feeding Tube for Pediatrics, Teens & Adults:

  • Sits at skin level
  • Easy to conceal
  • Limited interference with clothing
  • Various sizes for pediatrics through adults
    Helps patients to enjoy life to the fullest

“Cap It And Go” Enteral Feeding

Trust MIC-KEY* G Feeding Tubes for your patients and use the most studied low-profile enteral feeding gastrostomy tube available!

Our Balloon Retained G Tube:

  • Is used by more clinicians for patients than any other brand1
  • Is backed by the largest body of clinical evidence2
  • Has high patient satisfaction with low adverse events such as granulation

MIC-KEY* G Feeding Tubes Give Patients More Freedom & Mobility

The need for enteral feeding can be emotionally complex and limit patients’ lifestyle choices. Traditional feeding tubes may be difficult to conceal, visible through clothing and pose increased risk of snagging and removal – all of which can make patients limit their activities.

  • Sits at skin level
  • Easy to conceal
  • Limited interference with clothing
  • Various sizes for pediatrics through adults
  • Helps patients to enjoy life to the fullest

PATIENT & CAREGIVER RESOURCES

MIC-KEY* G Quick Start Guide
Aid patients and caregivers in proper use & care of their enteral feeding tube

MIC-KEY* G Patient Discharge Guide
Checklist to ensure successful enteral feeding once patients leave the medical setting

Main Indications for Enteral Feeding for Mobile Infant, Teens & Adults 3,4,5,6

GASTROINTESTIONAL/MECHANICAL PROBLEMS:

  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Chronic Renal Failure
  • Chronic Gastrointestinal Stenosis or Ileus
  • Congenital Abnormalities
  • Dysphagia (difficulty swallowing)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head/Neck Trauma
  • Reconstructive Facial Surgery
  • Premature Birth and/or Failure to Thrive (low weight for the child’s age)
  • Prolonged Coma
  • Short Bowel Syndrome (SBS)
  • Tracheoesophageal Fistula

NEUROLOGICAL PROBLEMS:

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Bulbar Palsy (Paralysis)
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Stroke
  • Dementia
  • Intellectual Development Disorder (IDD)
  • Parkinson’s

OTHER:

  • AIDS Wasting
  • Burn Injury
  • Malnutrition
  • Organ Transplant/ Organ Failure
  • Perioperative Nutrition
  • Polytrauma
  • Wound Treatment

MIC-KEY* GJ Feeding Tubes

Low Profile / Skin-Level Tubes

Better Jejunal Feeding with Gastric Decompression

Can be used as initial placement or replacement into an existing stoma tract
Surgical, radiologic or endoscopic placement14, 16, 18 and 22 Fr outer diameter with multiple lengths.

SMALL IN SIZE. BIG ON ADVANTAGES.

Quality enteral feeding products ALL under one roof.

From your smallest neonatal/pediatric patient to your largest adult patient, Halyard has you covered. We have the MOST comprehensive low-profile feeding tube portfolio on the market to meet your clinical needs.

The HALYARD* MIC-KEY* Gastric-Jejunal (GJ) Feeding Tube

provides for simultaneous gastric decompression drainage and delivery of enteral nutrition into the distal duodenum or proximal jejunum. It is indicated for use in patients who cannot absorb adequate nutrition through the stomach, who have intestinal motility problems, gastric outlet obstruction, severe gastroesophageal reflux, are at risk of aspiration, or in those who have had previous esophagectomy or gastrectomy. The MIC-KEY* GJ Feeding Tube sits at skin level and comes in a variety of sizes and lengths to help ensure an accurate fit.

Unobtrusive low-profile external bolster

  • Allows air to circulate around the stoma site
  • Wide range length sizes for accurate fit
  • Size and shape similar to MIC-KEY* G-tube

SECUR-LOK* Connection Port

  • Both ports accept the same extension sets
  • Extension sets lock into feeding tube
  • Anti-Reflux Valve

MIC-KEY* J Feeding Tubes

Low-Profile Jejunal Feeding

The MIC-KEY* J Feeding Tube is indicated for patients requiring jejunal feeding only, but who want an inconspicuous external segment.  With an external bolster designed like the widely prescribed MIC-KEY* G Feeding Tube, specific features include:

  • Medical-Grade Silicone Construction
  • Low-Profile Design
  • Tapered Distal Tip
  • Inflatable Silicone Internal Retention Balloon
  • Distal Tip Recessed at 5ml
  • Proximal Anti-Reflux Valve
  • SECUR-LOK* Extension Set Connector Mechanism
  • Trimmable Distal Tip
  • Radiopaque Stripe
  • Wide Variety of Extension Sets Available

1. iData Research Inc., U.S. Market for Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Devices, iDATA_USGI12_RPT, February 2012

2. Pubmed indexed, published in English for on-label use, searched March 2013

3. Löser Chr., et .al., ESPEN guidelines on artificial enteral nutrition-PEG. Clinical Nutrition, 2005, 24, pp 848-861.

4. Mosier M, et al, Early enteral nutrition in burns: compliance with guidelines and associated outcomes in a multicenter study. J Burn Care Res. 2011 Jan-Feb;32(1):104-9.

5. Weimann A, et al, ESPEN Guidelines on Enteral Nutrition: Surgery including organ transplantation. Clin Nutr. 2006 Apr;25(2):224-44.

6. MacLeod J BA et al, Prospective randomized control trial of intermittent versus continuous gastric feeds for critically ill trauma patients. J Trauma. 2007 Jul;63(1):57-61

1. Data on file (CLAIM 07354).

2. Data on file (CLAIM 07355).

3. Data on file (CLAIM 07356)

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