Available from Armstrong Medical in the Republic of Ireland
Cricath® is a flexible needle cricothyrotomy catheter that enables a quick access to the trachea.
Cricath® is made from a high grade type of Teflon® (PFA) and the patented tilting mechanism enables a proper fit of the lumen into the trachea, this provides for additional flexibility, reducing the risk of kinking. The standard catheter over needle procedure for cricothyrotomy, Cricath® can be placed by insertion through the cricoid membrane.
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