The AVANOS* Paracentesis Trays are specifically designed for large volume paracentesis and provide all the components necessary to complete a procedure in one convenient package. Clinicians can use this tool with wall suction, as well as portable pumps, and vacuum bottles. What’s more, markings are intended to be easy to distinguish for accurate measurements. The four offset drainage holes of the Caldwell Cannula Needle contribute to the reduction of procedure time by as much as 50%. For full list of components, please see the Specifications section of the page. When compared to Angiocath™ Needle**Please refer to the full Quick-Tap* Directions for Use. Kramer et al, Large-Volume Paracentesis in the Management of Ascites in Children. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. Sept 2001. 33. Pg. 246(CLAIM-07274)
The AVANOS* Paracentesis Trays arms medical professionals with the necessary tools to complete large volume paracentesis procedures. In addition to convenience, these comprehensive kits reduce paracentesis procedure times up to 50%. The AVANOS* Paracentesis Trays can be utilized for both diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.Improved Convenience & Adaptability. This single-use kit includes a Caldwell Cannula with four offset distal drainage holes to improve fluid flow. What’s more, measurements are easy to read in order to accurately discern depth. For your the clinician’s added convenience, the paracentesis trays work well with both wall and portable suction, as well as vacuum bottles and gravity drains. Benefits Patient Health in addition to ease-of-use, this kit can improve the experiences for patients. When compared to Angiocath™ Needles, the AVANOS* Paracentesis Trays led to fewer patients requiring multiple punctures for drainage. Relatedly, the reduced drainage time lessened the likelihood of infection and enabled clinicians to remain with the patient from start-to-finish. Please note, there are 5 units per individual case. (CLAIM-07274)
- 15G x 3.25 in. (82.55 mm) caldwell needle/cannulae
- 16G x 1.5 in. vacuum bottle needle
- Four offset drainage holes on caldwell cannula needle
- 3-way stopcock
- Tubing set with roller clamp for fluid transfer
The dimensions and properties listed can vary within pre-established specifications. This page was created using the most recent information. In the interest of continuous improvement, the characteristics of the product may change without prior notice.