Category Equipment
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Pulse Oximeter

Pulse Oximeter: measurement of arterial oxygen-haemoglobin saturation (SaO2) — denoted SpO2 when measured by pulse oximetry
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Endotracheal suction catheter

OVERVIEW endotracheal suction catheter USE clears secretions from the airways when the cough reflex is impaired or absent DESCRIPTION fine bore suction catheter that is can be passed down an endotracheal tube sterile sleeve allows repeated use METHOD OF USE…
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Co-oximeter

Co-oximeter: a device that uses spectrophotometry to measure relative blood concentrations of oxyhemoglobin, carboxyhemoglobin, methemoglobin, and reduced haemoglobin
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CVP Measurement

Central venous pressure (CVP) is the pressure recorded from the right atrium or superior vena cava and is representative of the filling pressure of the right side of the heart
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Pulmonary Artery Catheter

Pulmonary Artery Catheter aka Swan-Ganz catheter (or 'the yellow snake'); continuous cardiac output monitoring; pulmonary artery pressure and more...
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Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump Overview

Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP) or intra-aortic counterpulsation device the balloon is inflated during diastole to increase coronary perfusion and then deflated during systole to decrease afterload