IV catheter with injection port
Vasofix® Braunüle® / Certo is a peripheral IV catheter with an injection port. The single-use device is intended to generate intravascular access to sample blood, administer fluids/medication and blood/blood products intravenously.
The device can be used for all patients for which infusion therapy is prescribed. No gender or age related limitations. Vasofix® Braunüle® / Certo can be used for adults, pediatrics and neonates.
Double Flashback Technology - Confirms that both needle and catheter capillary are inside the vessel. First needle flash confirms needle is in vein, second catheter flash confirms catheter is in vein
Universal Back Cut Bevel – Allows for a wide choice of insertion angles and is designed for minimal puncture trauma1
Radiopaque Stripes - For a good visibility of the catheter capillary under X-Ray.
IV catheter material available in PUR and FEP – PUR for a softer and more comfortable in-dwelling performance, FEP as alternative firmer material2
Fixation Wings – Stabilization helps to reduce catheter movement and related complications3,4
Injection Port – Allows for quick injection without interruption of infusion
Not made with DEHP, Latex/Natural Rubber, PVC
- Suzuki T. Fukuyama H. Nishiyama J. Oda M. Takahashi M. Differences in Penetration Force of Intravenous Catheters: Effect of Grinding Methods on Inner Needles of Intravenous Catheters. Tokai J Exp Clin Med. 2004; 29(4): 175-181.
- Maki D.G. Ringer M. Risk Factors for infusion-related Phlebitis with Small Peripheral Venous Catheters: A randomized Controlled Trial. Ann Intern Med. 1991 May 15; 114(10):845-54.
- Gorski L. et al. Infusion Therapy: Standards of practice. Journal of Infusion Nursing. 2016; Vol 39(1S): S72-73.
- Schears G. Summary of Product Trials for 10,164 Patients: Comparing an Intravenous Stabilizing Device to Tape. J Infus Nurs. August 2006; 29(4):225-31.