Flowtron Excel

Trusted DVT prevention device for simplicity and
excellent patient comfort

Flowtron® Excel is a clinically proven, effective, non-invasive, mechanical prophylaxis system indicated to reduce the incidence of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) in patients at risk.

It has been designed to provide calf and/or thigh compression and can be used in dual or single leg mode, providing choice and flexibility. Clear audible and visual alarm indicators assure that the pump is delivering the correct pressure at all times.

Indications
The Flowtron Excel is suitable for DVT prophylaxis in acute care settings, in the pre, intra, and post-surgery phases, as monotherapy or when combined with a pharmacological agent.

Contraindications
Severe arteriosclerosis or other ischemic vascular diseases
Known or suspected acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) or phlebitis
Severe Congestive Cardiac Failure (CCF) or any condition where an increase of fluid to the heart may be detrimental
Pulmonary Embolism (PE)
Any local condition in which the garments would interfere, including gangrene, untreated, infected leg wounds, recent skin grafts, dermatitis

If you are unsure of any contraindications, refer to the patient’s physician before using the device.

With the patient in mind

  • Quiet, vibration-free pump for enhanced patient compliance
  • Dedicated, comfortable, lightweight and breathable garments

With the caregiver in mind

  • Single leg option offers the flexibility of using one garment
  • Pressure regulator dial enables adjustment of the compression pressure
  • Clearly visible illuminated LED display shows actual pressure
  • Intelligent alarm function that minimizes disruption and allows for easy troubleshooting
  • Extendable, easy to clean anti-kink tubing for increased flexibility
  • Simple and secure snap lock connection of garments to the pump prevents accidental disconnection

With the healthcare facility in mind

  • Tailored product service, support and clinical education programmes delivered by qualified product and clinical specialists
  • Wide range of financial options available to meet today's ever changing budget requirements

The intended use of this product is to prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT). It is not for use in the home healthcare environment. The Flowtron® Excel system should be used as part of a prescribed plan of care.

Technical Specification

Size
5 1/4" x 6" x 10 3/4"
Weight
5.1 lbs
Power120V, 60 Hz, 26 VA MAX
Pressure Range
30 - 60 mmHg
Suggested therapeutic Setting
40 mmHg
Cycle time
12 seconds inflation
48 seconds deflation

Ordering Info

CodeProduct DescriptionQuantity per Carton
AC550Flowtron Excel Pump (with tubing connector assembly)1 each
L550Tubing connection Assembly (60")5 pairs
L552Long Tubing Connection Assembly (120")5 pairs

Garment Ordering Information

CodeProduct DescriptionQuantity per Carton
DVT/10/DIStandard Calf Garment*
(up to 17"/430 mm calf circumference)
10 pairs
DVT/20/DILarge Calf Garment
(up to 23"/580 mm calf circumference)
10 pairs
DVT/30/DIStandard Thigh Garment*
(up to 28"/710 mm thigh circumference)
10 pairs
DVT/40/DILarge Thigh Garment
(up to 35"/890 mm thigh circumference)
10 pairs
DVT/60/DIExtra Large Bariatric Fit™ Calf Garment
(up to 28"/710 mm calf circumference)
10 pairs

* Sterilized option available

Flowtron Excel Instructions For Use

Category: Instructions for use

File name: 247933US-P_07.pdf

Type: PDF

Size: 0.34 Mb

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