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PediaSat oximetry catheter

Continuous monitoring for your complex pediatric patients

PediaSat Oximetry Catheter
PediaSat Oximetry Catheter
PediaSat Oximetry Catheter
Edwards oximetry central venous catheter Image
Edwards oximetry central venous catheter Image
Edwards oximetry central venous catheter Image


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Important safety information

CAUTION: Federal (United States) law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician.
See Instructions For Use (IFU) / Directions For Use (DFU) for full prescribing information, including indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions and adverse events.