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Arterial Puncture Trainer

The Simulab Ultrasound ArteriaLine and ABG trainer allows learners to practice arterial lines and ABG blood draws.

Features:

  • Ultrasound or blind palpation technique
  • Artery is palpable at wrist and descends as it travels towards the elbow
  • Self-priming artery with adjustable pulse and fluid strength
  • Realistic resistance of tissue and artery wall during injection
  • Distinct pop of the artery wall during insertion
  • Natural flashback of simulated fluid into needle can be observed

Arterial Puncture Trainer

Arterial Puncture

Radial artery puncture is a common approach for blood collection and artery catheterisation, and this simulator manufactured by Limbs & Things, provides realistic training in this skill.

Skills:

  • Palpation of radial artery
  • Needle insertion
  • Blood collection

Features:

  • Arterial pulse is palpable
  • Speed of pulse is variable
  • Soft tissue and artery wall provide realistic needle resistance
  • 'Flash back' can be observed
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