Guedel airway, size 00, 1 of 2

Side view of an airway showing the mouth piece. Side view of an airway showing the mouth piece. Side view of an airway showing the curved body. Underside view of an airway showing the hollow body. Side view of an airway showing the curved body. Front view of an airway showing the mouth piece. Front view of an airway showing it alongside two other sizes. Side view of an airway showing it alongside two other sizes. Underside view of an airway showing it alongside two other sizes. Underside view of an airway showing it alongside two other sizes. Side view of an airway showing the packaging. Side view of an airway showing the packaging.
Side view of an airway showing the mouth piece. Side view of an airway showing the mouth piece. Side view of an airway showing the curved body. Underside view of an airway showing the hollow body. Side view of an airway showing the curved body. Front view of an airway showing the mouth piece. Front view of an airway showing it alongside two other sizes. Side view of an airway showing it alongside two other sizes. Underside view of an airway showing it alongside two other sizes. Underside view of an airway showing it alongside two other sizes. Side view of an airway showing the packaging. Side view of an airway showing the packaging.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 008123.1
Country
Date
2004

Description

A guedel airway with a blue bite reinforcement piece. Guedel airways are intended to maintain the patency of the respiratory passages through the oral cavity and pharynx after general anaesthesia and in patients unconscious for other reasons. The device is placed in the mouth with the tip towards the roof, once it is past the tongue it is rotated 180 degrees so that the tip is facing down the throat and holds the tongue forward. The product is intended for single use only. The dimensions listed refer to the packaging.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Organisation)
Manufacturer
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Dimensions
Width
65mm
Depth
20mm
Length
115mm
Material Note
plastic
LDPE main tube
low density polyethylene
polyethylene
polythene
POM bite reinforcement
polyoxymethylene
Colour