The Russell PneumoFix® is a sterile chest decompression device designed for the management of tension pneumothorax, simple pneumothorax and pleural effusion.
• Minimal risk involved.
• Veress-tipped needle to reduce the risk of injury to lung tissue.
• 11cm long catheter.
• Low pressure one-way valve to allow air and fluid.
• Graduated markings and X-ray detectable catheter for depth recording and accurate localisation at hospital.
• 12-Gauge catheter allows for rapid venting of air in tension pneumothorax.