Eliminates the risk of cross infection between patients, Ease of access for flexible fibre optic devices, Translucent tubing gives a clear view, Smooth one-piece design reduces the risk of patient trauma, Soft Seal Cuff minimises trauma and reduces nitrous oxide permeation.
Better infection control - research has shown that even thoroughly cleaned reusable airway devices still contain residual protein deposits which have the potential for disease transmission*. With the single-use Portex Soft Seal Laryngeal Mask, all possibility of cross-infection between patients is eliminated.
Ease of access - the Portex Soft Seal Laryngeal Mask is designed to avoid the risk of blockage without the need for obstructive epiglottis bars, allowing easy access for flexible fibre optic devices and fibre optic guided placement of endotracheal tubes.
A clear view - with the translucent tubing of the Portex Soft Seal Laryngeal Mask condensation is clearly visible to confirm correct mask placement and blood, secretions or regurgitated gastric contents are easily visualised.
Smooth one-piece design allows easy insertion and positioning. With no step between tube and shoe and an integral inflation line, the Portex Soft Seal Laryngeal Mask is easy to insert and remove and reduces the risk of damage to the line.
Soft Seal cuff - the Portex Soft Seal Laryngeal Mask features the exclusive Soft Seal cuff, which is less permeable to nitrous oxide than that of reusable masks, reducing pressure rise and minimising potential trauma.
The single use Portex Soft Seal Laryngeal Mask offers: Better infection control - research has shown that even thoroughly cleaned reusable airway devices still contain residual protein deposits which have the potential for disease transmission* Portex single-use Soft Seal Laryngeal Masks are pre-sterilised and individually packed, eliminating the possibility of cross-infection between patients.
Saves staff time and costs: Eliminates washing, cleaning and sterilisation processes
No more need to track laryngeal masks around the hospital, nor to keep cleaning and sterilisation records
Portex Soft Seal Laryngeal Masks can easily be held in the operating room, available off-the-shelf ready for use
No more need to spend time obtaining the necessary re-sterilised products from Central Sterile Supplies