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Only patented tip in the USA. Very distinct "pop" when dura is punctured.
Sizes ranging from 50mm to 215mm. Larger sizes for obese and morbidly obese patients. Reduces the number of failed blocks due to insufficient length for the CSE Technique.
Side port indicators. Two side port indicators on needle hub identify the position of the eye of the needle.
Magnifying window on crystal clear hub. Earlier recognition of CSF return. 2.5x magnification.
360 degree rotating stylet cap. Stylet can be inserted in any position. Alignment is not necessary. Saves time when repeated withdrawal and reinsertion of stylet is required.
Unique stylet cap with raised lines. Raised lines of stylet cap provide secure grip, even with gloves.
Authors: Ramasamy M, Birnbach DJ, Stein DJ, Bourlier RA, Danzer BI, Thys DM Department of Anesthesiology, St. Luke's- Roosevelt Hospital Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New YorkDownload the PDF
Authors: Jackson JL, M.D.; Ravindran RS, M.D. Department of Anesthesia, Indiana University School of MedicineDownload the PDF
Authors: Andrea Ku, M..D. and Ram S. Ravindran, M.D. Department of Anesthesia, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IndianaDownload the PDF
Authors: J. Dimowo, M.D., T. K. Abboud, M.D., J. Zhu, M.D. Anesthesiology Department, Los Angeles County+University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CADownload the PDF
Authors: Mitchel Sosis, M.D., Department of Anesthesiology, Rush-Presbyterian Medical Center, Chicago, IllinoisDownload the PDF
Based on a poster presentation (Abstract 979) by Dr. Catherine L. Hamilton at the 1995 Annual Meeting of the American Society of AnesthesiologistsDownload the PDF
Authors: Siriki R, Cohen S, Shah 5, Kiss G, Asulin Y, Hunter C. UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
Authors: I. Trinh, M.D., and R. Ravindran, M.D.
Authors: Katherine Arendt, MD, Bart M. Demaerschalk, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), Dean M. Wingerchuk, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), and William Camann, MD
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