Shiley™ tracheostomy tubes have a proven 40-year history with over 760 million products used around the world.
The Shiley™ flexible evac tracheostomy tube with TaperGuard™ cuff technology offers clinician-inspired enhancements to the Shiley™ flexible adult tracheostomy portfolio, and features:
This product can be used for the initial tracheostomy insertion in the ICU to remove potentially bacteria producing fluids([FOOTNOTE=Internal benchtop testing results. Results reflect the Shiley™ flexible adult tracheostomy tube with TaperGuard™ cuff, disposable inner cannula tubes ability to titrate/control ventilator air leak in comparison to the Shiley™ tracheostomy tube cuffed with disposable inner cannula (DCT). Benchtop test #10122514.],[ANCHOR=],[LINK=]), which are recognized as a primary source for ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP).
Shiley™ flexible evac tracheostomy tubes were designed with a slightly larger outer diameter, compared to standard Shiley™ flexible tracheostomy tubes, to support the evac lumen for secretion removal.