Plain endotracheal tube (soft green tube)
Plain paediatric endotracheal tubes code 520.xx are designed as follows:
- Green tube with radiopaque line in extra-soft PVC (DEHP-free). The distal end of the tube is bevelled at 37° and features a black mark.
The tube has distance markings every 0.5 cm for tubes of size 2.0 to 3.5; distance markings every cm from 9 to 21 cm for tubes of size 4.0 and 4.5; distance marking every cm from 13 to 21 cm for tubes of size 5.0 and distance markings every cm from 15 to 25 cm for tubes of size 5.5 to 6.5.
- A standard male ISO adaptor 15 mm to connect the endotracheal tube to the ventilator
10 sizes are available: from 2.0 mm internal diameter to 6.5 mm.
- Contains Latex: No
- Contains DEHP: No
- Contains biogical or animal-based product: No