Certa Catheter™ Instructions for Use
Certa Catheter™ is exclusively to be used under ultrasound guidance. Ultrasound guidance is rapidly becoming the gold standard for regional anaesthesia. There is an ever growing weight of evidence, matched with improving technology, to show that the use of ultrasound has significant benefits over conventional techniques, such as nerve stimulation and loss of resistance1.
1. Griffin, J. et al., Ultrasound in regional anaesthesia, Anaesthesia April 2010, Volume 65, Issue s1; 1-12.
Certa Catheter™ Product Variants
Certa Catheter™ is available in the following needle configurations:
Depending on human anatomy some needle configurations may be preferred to approach certain peripheral nerves. Therefore, Certa Catheter™ comes in three needle configurations as shown above.
Procedure/Trauma and Suggested Needle Variant
Content of Certa Catheter™ Set
A Certa Catheter™ set contains the following components:
Content of the sterile set:
• Certa Catheter™ including needle and hub