The Wired Arterial Cannula is made of transparent polyvinyl chloride (PVC), consisting of a tip, body and distal end. The tip is presented in straight and curved formats, and it may contain a flange to assist the fixation. The body has a flexible wall with stainless steel wire reinforcement that avoids folds in the handling, in addition to the marking for precise positioning in the artery. The distal end may contain a connector with luer lock adapter for sampling and pressure measurement. Each pack contains a sterile and pyrogenic unit.
This product is indicated for cannulation of the arteries to the extracorporeal perfusion system, providing the return of the blood to the patient.