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Product No. KKMW15

Ultrasound Guided Pericardiocentesis Simulator

£2,480.00 Price does not include taxes or delivery

This simulator allows trainees to practise pericardiocentesis: inserting the needle under ultrasound guidance, piercing the pericardial sac and aspirating pericardial fluid.

Features

Overview

  • Confirmation of ventricles, ribs, pericardium, liver and main artery under ultrasound scanning
  • Durable and replaceable puncture pad

Realism

  • Realistic needle tip feeling when the needle pierces the pericardial sac

Anatomy

  • Adult upper torso
  • Left Xiphisternal junction (Larrey’s point)
Skills

Skills Gained

  • Ultrasound guided pericardiocentesis using subxiphoid or parasternal approach
  • Patient positioning
  • Visualization of pericardial fluid
  • Palpation and identification of left xiphisternal junction (Larrey’s point) for needle insertion
  • Insertion of needle in pericardial space
  • Pericardial fluid suction
  • Professional-to-patient training
Contains
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    Puncture Pad for Ultrasound Guided Pericardiocentesis Simulator (pair)

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  • Pillow for positioning

    Pillow for positioning

  • Instruction manual

    Instruction manual

  • Adult chest model with spacer

    Adult chest model with spacer

Curriculum

References

General Surgery Training

The Intercollegiate Surgical Curriculum,, Cardiothoracic Surgery Curriculum, 2014 (Updated 2015), p.84: Disorders of the Pericardium, Clinical Skills, Techniques for pericardial drainage using guided needle aspiration.