The Clinical Standard in Regional Oximetry

INVOS™ system adult sensors are used with the INVOS™ (In-Vivo Optical Spectroscopy) oximeter to noninvasively monitor site-specific adequacy of perfusion in the brain or body tissue directly beneath its sensors. This enables you to obtain real-time data on regional oxygen saturation (rSO2), which can detect site-specific ischemic complications even when systemic parameters or lab tests are within normal limits.([FOOTNOTE=Casati A, Fanelli G, Pietropaoli P, et al. Continuous monitoring of cerebral oxygen saturation in elderly patients undergoing major abdominal surgery minimizes brain exposure to potential hypoxia. Anesth Analg. 2005;101(3):740-747.],[ANCHOR=View Abstract],[LINK=/content/covidien/websites/medtronic/com/en/covidien/support/clinical-evidence.html?id=143155]),([FOOTNOTE=Janelle GM, et al. Anesthesiology. 2002;96:1263-1265.],[ANCHOR=View Abstract],[LINK=/content/covidien/websites/medtronic/com/en/covidien/support/clinical-evidence.html?id=297363]),([FOOTNOTE=Blas ML, Lobato EB, Martin T. Noninvasive infrared spectroscopy as a monitor of retrograde cerebral perfusion during deep hypothermia. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 1999;13(2):244-245.],[ANCHOR=View Abstract],[LINK=/content/covidien/websites/medtronic/com/en/covidien/support/clinical-evidence.html?id=297323]),([FOOTNOTE=Prabhune A, Sehic A, Spence PA, Church T, Edmonds HL Jr. Cerebral oximetry provides early warning of oxygen delivery failure during cardiopulmonary bypass. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2002;16(2):204-206.],[ANCHOR=View Abstract],[LINK=/content/covidien/websites/medtronic/com/en/covidien/support/clinical-evidence.html?id=297361])

INVOS™ system adult sensors are applied to the skin’s surface and can be applied on up to four site-specific areas chosen by the care team. The sensors are user and patient friendly, making monitoring of ischemic threats to the brain and body safe and easy, while supplying the information the care team needs to assess and intervene accordingly. INVOS™ system adult sensors are applied to the skin’s surface and can be applied on up to four site-specific areas chosen by the care team.

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  • Interrogation of the microvasculature using near infrared lighting
  • Noninvasive innovation
  • Dual wavelength design
  • For patients > 40 kg
  • Designed with medical-grade, hypoallergenic patient adhesive
  • Disposable; designed for single use
  • Non-sterile
  • Latex-free


Reflect Site-Specific Tissue Perfusion Noninvasively

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