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GlideScope GVL® (reusable) video laryngoscopeThe GlideScope GVL® (reusable) video laryngoscope, Manufactured by Verathon Medical, provides a consistently clear, real-time view of the airway and tube placement, enabling quick intubation.

Benefits Include:

  • Designed especially for difficult airways: convenient for routine airways
  • Provides a consistently clear view, enabling quick intubation in unpredictable conditions
  • Operational in seconds
  • Optimized for demanding OR, ED, and ICU settings
  • Reusable blades
  • Choice of four sizes to simulate patients from small children to morbidly obese patients.

Features Include:

  • Color monitor
  • With anti-reflective screen
  • With NTSC video output to facilitate recording
  • Reusable blades
  • With high-resolution camera for real-time view of the airway and tube placement
  • Anti-fogging mechanism resists lens clouding and secretions
  • Unique angulation
  • For small child to morbidly obese patients
  • Choice of four sizes (GVL® 2, 3, 4)
  • GlideRite® Rigid Stylet included which complements the angle of GlideScope video laryngoscopes to facilitate quick intubation

Applications Include:

  • First-use intubations, replacing direct laryngoscopy (DL)
  • Difficult airways
  • Airway management in morbidly obese patients
  • Normal or restricted oropharyngeal views/visualization and assessment of the oropharynx
  • Cormack-Lehane Grades I-IV laryngeal views
  • Trauma airways -- excellent when dealing with blood and secretions in the airway
  • Patients requiring cervical spine immobilization
  • Re-intubation and endotracheal tube exchange in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) settings
  • Nasal tracheal intubation
  • Insertion of transesophageal echocardiac probes
  • Larynogoscopic foreign body removal
  • Awake intubation for difficult airway management
  • Insertion of double lumen tubes (DLTs)
  • Teaching the anatomy of the airway
  • Video-guided tube exchange in the ICU