Dale Medical Products Inc
To prevent accidental extubation by providing a secure method of stabilization, Dale Medical Products Inc offers the Stabilock endotracheal tube holder. The Stabilock provides fast and easy application to secure endotracheal tubes sized 7.0-10.0 mm. The device allows easy access to the patient’s mouth, allowing the clinician to perform oral care that studies show can reduce the risk of ventilator-associated pneumonia. (See image above.)
Dale Medical Products Inc
Dale Medical Products Inc offers Tracheostomy Tube Holders, designed to provide secure positioning and to minimize movement of the tracheostomy tube. Secure fastener tabs fit any size trach plate and help eliminate difficulties associated with use of twill ties and other holders while minimizing secondary complications. The moisture-wicking lining on the two-piece, adjustable neckband leaves the skin dry, reducing the risk of skin breakdown. The tube holders come in four available sizes: 240 Blue, 241 and 242 PediPrints, and the new 244 Blue for bariatric patients.
The AnchorFast Guard oral endotracheal tube fastener from Hollister Inc is the right choice for critical care teams who want an extra measure of protection for their patients. With the addition of intergrated tube protection to its trusted securement system, the AnchorFast Guard tube fastener can help to bring a new level of confidence to the ICU. 800-323-4060; www.anchorfast1.com
Enabling the safe use of saline rinsing for the effective clearing of clogs, Kimberly-Clark offers the MICROCUFF Subglottic Suctioning Endotracheal Tube (ETT). Suction lumens are often clogged by subglottic secretions, preventing the removal and potential migration of these secretions into the lungs. The MICROCUFF Subglottic Suctioning ETT integrated rinse port enables a closed suction system that allows for efficient and effective removal of secretions from above the cuff. 800-524-3577; www.kchealthcare.com
Soft and skin friendly, Neotech Products’ Neotech Chinstrap is made with unique NeoFoam. The chinstrap is breathable and wicks perspiration away from the baby’s skin. The form-fitting Chinstrap has a split chin design, allowing for comfort and stability on the bottom of the chin and won’t slide back and forth on the baby’s neck. The opening around the ears allows for visualization of baby’s ears to help prevent folding over and possibility of pressure ulcers or necrosis. It’s also adjustable for various head sizes and shape and ideal for the NICU. 800-966-0500; www.neotechproducts.com
NJR Medical’s No-Bite V is a suction catheter introducer for the oral airway with a flashlight tip. The No-Bite V was voted a best practice solution when nasal suctioning is contraindicated or proving difficult, which is especially important for those with frequent suctioning needs, such as elderly, cancer, and end-of-life patients. The device is designed for multiple uses on a single patient and can be used in both children and adult populations. The No-Bite V is compatible with any suction catheter 18FR and under, and is for use in ICUs, intermediate care, rapid response, hospice, palliative care, and home care. 877-318-5162; www.njrmedical.com