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English to German translations [PRO] Medical - Medical: Instruments / lead implant procedure
English term or phrase:universal slitter
Der Abbildung nach handelt es sich um eine Art Cutter, um den Führungskatheter (slittable outer catheter, nächste Frage) nach der Elektrodenimplantation zum Herausholen aufzuschneiden. Das Gerät sieht so ähnlich aus wie ein Teppichmesser.
The slitter is used to stabilize the lead and slit the catheter during the tool removal step in a lead implant procedure. The slitter is a non-patient contact device.
3.1.1 The slitter shall be able to slit X, Y and Z [Marken] catheters.
3.1.2 The slitter shall be designed in a manner to be securely grasped by a single, wet, gloved hand.
3.1.3 The slitter shall be able to secure leads that range in size from 4F to 6F without causing any visual damage to the leads.
3.1.4 The slitter shall slit through the hub, seal (if applicable) and entire length of the catheter without exiting the catheter wall.
3.1.5 The lead shall remain secure in the slitter during the slitting process and tool removal.