SHILEY Tracheostomy PLUG: A Versatile Solution for Temporary Occlusion
- Tracheostomy care involves a myriad of medical devices designed to optimize patient comfort and airway management.
- The SHILEY Tracheostomy PLUG is a specialized medical tool crafted to provide temporary occlusion of the tracheostomy tube when its removal is required for specific medical procedures or assessments.
Advantages of SHILEY Tracheostomy PLUG:
- Safe Tracheostomy Tube Removal: The PLUG’s temporary occlusion capability allows for the safe removal of the tracheostomy tube during specific medical procedures or assessments, ensuring continuous airway support.
- Comfortable Fit: The soft and flexible material, along with the tapered design, ensures a comfortable fit for patients, minimizing discomfort during occlusion.
- Enhanced Visibility: The radiolucent material enables healthcare providers to monitor the PLUG’s position during X-ray imaging, ensuring proper placement and alignment.
- Secure Attachment: The secure attachment mechanism prevents accidental dislodgment, maintaining the PLUG’s position and providing reliable occlusion.
- Versatility and Flexibility: The availability of multiple size options accommodates various tracheostomy tube sizes, allowing for personalized patient care.
Features of SHILEY Tracheostomy PLUG:
- Temporary Occlusion Solution: The SHILEY Tracheostomy PLUG is specifically designed to provide a temporary closure to the tracheostomy tube’s outer opening. This allows healthcare providers to safely remove the tracheostomy tube for specific interventions without compromising the patient’s airway.
- Soft and Flexible Material: The PLUG is constructed from soft, flexible materials, ensuring patient comfort during its application. The gentle nature of the material minimizes the risk of pressure points and irritation, enhancing the overall patient experience.
- Tapered Design: The PLUG features a tapered design, facilitating easy insertion into the tracheostomy stoma. This tapered shape ensures a secure fit and reduces the potential for discomfort or injury during the process.
- Radiolucent Material: The PLUG is made from radiolucent materials, allowing for clear visualization during X-ray examinations. This feature aids healthcare providers in monitoring the PLUG’s position and ensuring proper placement.
- Secure Attachment Mechanism: The SHILEY Tracheostomy PLUG comes with a secure attachment mechanism to prevent accidental dislodgment during patient movement or care procedures. This ensures uninterrupted occlusion and maintains airway integrity.
- Multiple Size Options: The PLUG is available in various sizes, catering to different tracheostomy tube sizes. This versatility enables healthcare providers to select the most suitable PLUG for individual patient needs.
SHILEY Tracheostomy Decannulation Plug (DCP) closes the proximal end of the FEN and CFN tubes to permit breathing through the fenestration and upper airway.
- Refer to the product IFU for additional information on product use and cleaning
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