Because of the softness and long-term nature of the material they can stay in place for up to 90 days, providing a safe confortable solution for long-term enteral support.
The tubes are all 100cm long and the diameters range from 6FR for the smaller babies to 12 FR for the larger children. They are made of medical grade silicone and the tubes are distance marked every cm to check correct placement.
The tubes have a smooth tip to aid insertion and a tungsten weight to maintain correct position.This weight is radio-opaque and the tubes also have a radio-opaque stripe along their whole length.
The Purple connectors on the tube allow the delivery of feeds, medicines aspiration and flushing using the Medicina range of Oral/Enteral syringes.
This range offers a tube for all sizes of patient who need long term nasogatric and nasojenunal enteral support.
Australasian Medical and Scientific Limited was established in 1991 with the aim of providing the Australian scientific and medical markets with a range of leading edge products from around the world.
The Scientific division has principally concentrated on microbiology and equipment related to biotechnology research.
The Medical division has focused on diabetes, cosmetic medicine and, recently, enteral feeding and gastrostomy devices.
The Allergy & Dermatology division comprises several different products within in vivo and in vitro diagnostics, and various forms of allergen immunotherapy, all as supplied by several international manufacturers.
The Special Clinical Projects section is home for the orphan products that although not fitting into the above divisions are nonetheless significant medical developments that we wish to offer to Australian medical professionals.
A new development with this website is the creation of Restricted Access sections of the website that will carry product and application information that must be restricted to various medical professionals, due to medico-legal regulations.
The people who represent Australasian Medical and Scientific Limited are experts in their particular fields, and are committed to providing the highest levels of service to their customers.