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Ultrasound-Guided Thoracentesis Simulator

Ultrasound-Guided Thoracentesis Simulator


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: $2,900.00

Item #: KK-MW4


Ultrasound-Guided Thoracentesis Simulator

The Ultrasound Guided Thoracentesis Simulator facilitates training for puncture and injection training under ultrasound guidance. The two puncture units, mid-scapular line access and mid-axially line access, both include the ribs, soft tissue, pleura, lung and diaphragm. The ribs can be palpated from the surface to determine site for needle insertion. Volume of fluids can be controlled.



  • Excellent ultrasound image
  • Ribs can be palpated
  • Strap-on puncture units to learn patient positioning and face-to-face communication
  • Body torso for one-man training
  • Two sites for access: right mid-scapular line and left mid-axillary line
  • Volume of preural effusion can be controlled to set different levels of challenges

Training Skills:
  • Patient positioning
  • Recognition of anatomical landmarks by ultrasound
  • Assessment of level and volume of pleural effusion
  • Determination of insertion site
  • Needle insertion and collection of the fluid

Set includes:
  • 1 upper torso manikin
  • 1 mid-scapular line unit
  • 1 mid-axillary line unit
  • 1 pillow
  • 1 explanation model
  • 1 set of accessories
    • 1 plastic jar
    • 1 tube with three-way stopcock
    • 1 50ml syringe
    • 1 funnel
  • 1 instruction manual

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