SMTL Medical Disposable Datacard
Defibrillation pads/electrodes for automated use (AED)
|All Wales Contract:||ECG Electrodes, Diathermy plates, Defib pads|
|Sterility Status:||Non Sterile.|
|Usage Status:||Single use.|
Electrode pads consisting of a conductor layer with a non-conducting backing on one side and a solid gel adhesive layer on the other. These electrodes also possess a cable and connector. Only the adhesive side of the electrode should be placed in contact with the patient's skin. Paediatric and adult sizes are available and come in pairs.
Instructions for use should be included.
Key areas where used
- All Ward areas
Method of use
Pads are placed directly onto the patient in the correct position and the cables connected to the defibrillation machine.
Some defibrillation electrodes are also referred to as 'multi-functional electrodes' because they can also be used with other types of machines to perform other functions such as cardiac monitoring and pacing.
- Packaged in pairs
- Paediatric and adult
The following table lists examples of products known to be acceptable for this product description.
|Brand Name||Product Code||Manufacturer|
|Skintact Easibeat pads Adult (compatible with Philips Heartstart machines)||DF27||Skintact|
|Multifunction electrode pads Adult (compatible with Phillips Heartstart machines)||M3713A||Philips Medical Systems|
|Heartstart FR2 infant/child defib pads (for use with FR2 machine)||M3870A||Philips Medical Systems|
Please inform SMTL of any inaccuracies noted or changes requiredin this datacard.
This datacard has been prepared as an aid to contracting forpurchasers in the NHS in Wales, and shouldnot be used as a substitute for literature, instructions or training from the manufacturersof the devices.
Products mentioned in this datacard are for illustration purposes onlyand should not be seen as an endorsement of these products.