The FloTrac system automatically updates advanced parameters every 20 seconds, reflecting rapid physical changes in moderate to high-risk surgery. Advanced hemodynamic parameters provided by the FloTrac sensor offer you continuous insight to more accurately determine your patient’s fluid status. The minimally-invasive FloTrac sensor connects to any existing arterial catheter.
An integrated hemodynamic monitoring system
The FloTrac sensor integrates with the Edwards EV1000 clinical platform to show patient status at a glance, for visual clinical support and increased clarity in volume administration during moderate-high-risk surgical procedures.
|Model||Description||Length||Unit of Measure|
|MHD8||FloTrac sensor||84 in / 213 cm||EA|
|MHD85||FloTrac sensor||84 in / 213 cm||5 EA|
|MHD6||FloTrac sensor||60 in / 152 cm||EA|
|MHD65||FloTrac sensor||60 in / 152 cm||5 EA|
|MHD6AZ||FloTrac sensor with VAMP adult system||60 in / 152 cm||EA|
|MHD6AZ5||FloTrac sensor with VAMP adult system||60 in / 152 cm||5 EA|
EV1000 clinical platform
|EVPB1||Power Adaptor Bracket|
|EVPSA110||Power Adaptor, 110V|
|EVPSA110L||Power Adaptor, 110V - 15 Feet|
|EVPSB110||Power Adaptor, 110V|
|EVPSB110L||Power Adaptor, 110V - 15 Feet|
|EVPSB220||Power Adaptor, 220V|
|EVPSB220L||Power Adaptor, 220V - 15 Feet|
- Stroke volume optimization (SV) 4–12
Stroke volume measurement with the FloTrac system* enables an individualized approach for administering fluid until SV reaches a plateau on the Frank-Starling curve, to help prevent hypovolemia and excessive fluid administration.
- Stroke volume variation optimization (SVV) 13
For control-ventilated patients, SVV has proved to be a highly sensitive and specific indicator for preload responsiveness, serving as an accurate marker of patient status on the Frank-Starling curve.
- Oxygen delivery optimization (DO 2 with CCO) 14
Continuous cardiac output (CCO) measured by the FloTrac system can be used (in combination with SaO 2 and hemoglobin) to monitor and optimize DO 2 with fluid (including red blood cells) and inotropic agents.
Edwards critical care education
Edwards has been providing science-based education since 1972. We offer a full range of on-line, in-print and on-site programs that are available to your clinicians or staff.
Following are relevant educational tools:
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FloTrac system setup video
This video reviews the steps required to set up and operate the EV1000 clinical platform with FloTrac allowing their patients’ blood pressure and cardiac output to be monitored continuously from a minimally invasive catheter.
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