- In vitro test performed by an independent laboratory (Citech, Plymouth
Meeting, PA). Laboratory test results may not be indicative of
- Caridi J, Ross E, Aspilcueta A, Wiley S. The
cannon-catheter-a prospective analysis. J of
Vasc and Interv Radiol. 2010;21:1588-1590.
Edge® Catheter is the antegrade version of
and has the same tip design as the retrograde
Catheter. Both catheters are designed
for placement in the mid-right atrium.
- Alcohol, alcohol-based solutions (e.g., Hibiclens®,
ChloraPrep®), iodine-based solutions (Povidone-Iodine),
PEG-based ointments (e.g., Bactroban®), hydrogen peroxide
Plus® are accepted for use with this
The Arrow Edge Antegrade-Tunneled Chronic Hemodialysis
Catheter is indicated for use in attaining long-term vascular access for
hemodialysis and apheresis. The Arrow Edge Antegrade-Tunneled Chronic
Hemodialysis Catheter is inserted percutaneously and is preferentially placed
into the internal jugular (IJ) vein. Alternately, this catheter may be inserted
into the subclavian vein although the jugular vein is the preferred
site. Catheters greater than 40 cm are intended for femoral vein insertion. The
Arrow Edge Antegrade-Tunneled Chronic Hemodialysis Catheter is intended for use
in adult patients.
Hibiclens is a registered trademark of Regent Medical Limited.
ChloraPrep is a registered trademark of Carefusion 2200, Inc.
Bactroban is a registered trademark of GlaxoSmithKline, LLC.
ExSept Plus is a registered trademark of Angelini Pharma, Inc.
Refer to the Instructions for Use for a complete listing of the indications,
contraindications, warnings and precautions. Information in this material is not
a substitute for the product Instructions for Use. Not all products are
available in all regions. Please contact customer service to confirm
availability in your region. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Arrow Edge and
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affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.