UnoMeter Safeti Plus urine monitor

Details
Object number
AIBDC : 008117
Country
Date
2007

Description

A urine monitor, in a sealed packet, with rigid reservoir with alternative ways of attaching the product to the bed, a valve to facilitate emptying the monitor and tubing with non-return valves to help reduce retrograde infection. the emptying tube can be clipped up into the side of the soft bag to ensure against leakage. This monitor won the 2009 DBA Design Effectiveness Gold Award as ‘a great example of practical, no frills design, focused on making life easier for the user borne out of strong consultation and research’. As of 2018, 3.5 million units are produced annually. First produced 2007, this example in 2016. The dimensions listed are for the monitor in its packaging.
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Dimensions
Width
300mm
Depth
40mm
Length
395mm
Method Note
reservoir
tubing
Material Note
plastic
SAN front part of measuring chamber; cylinder
styrene acrylonitrile
ABS back part of measuring chamber; hook hanger
acrylonitrile butadiene styrene
thermoplastic elastomer straps
PP clamp; antikink spiral
polypropylene
PVC tubing; chamber
polyvinyl chloride