Riester upgrades range of laryngoscopes
14 June 2010
Riester has launched new blades and handles for its range of
Laryngoscopes. ri-dispo disposable laryngoscope blades and new LED and
plug-in handles make Riester Laryngoscopes much more efficient and user
New disposable Macintosh and Miller laryngoscope blades for
single use are made from robust Makrolon plastic. Blades are sold in
bundles of 20pcs, and each blade is individually packed in a plastic
zipper bag which is perforated for quick and easy opening.
Single-use blades help prevent cross-contamination and are
appropriate for emergency situations.
addition, Riester is introducing both standard LED handles and
plug-in powered LED handles, for use both with reusable and
disposable laryngoscope blades. High performance LEDs are available
in 2.5V and 3.5V versions, which allow the operator to choose
between using alkaline or rechargeable Lithium-Ion batteries as a
power supply. LEDs offer a whiter, more intense light, and can
operate for more than 20,000 hours. Plug-in Laryngoscope handles are
available as 230V or 120V, and customers can choose between 3.5V
Xenon or 3.5V LED versions.