Russell PneumoFix®


The Russell PneumoFix® is a sterile chest decompression device, designed for the management of tension pneumothorax, simple pneumothorax and pleural effusion. Designed by practising clinicians who understand the limitations of conventional equipment, the Russell PneumoFix® has many features that make it a truly useful tool for the emergency care provider. 

Key Features

Simple to use, minimal risk involved.

Designed for efficient insertion to be inserted without the use of a scalpel or skin condition.

Veress-tipped needle to reduce the risk of injury to lung tissue.

11cm long catheter, long enough to reach the pleural cavity of the vast majority of patients.

Low pressure one-way valve to allow air fluid out but nothing in.

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.

Pack Dimensions: 28.00cm x 8.50cm
Shelf Life
5 years

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