The Shiley flex adult tracheostomy tube with TaperGuard cuff includes:
• A flexible, transparent flange designed to conform to the patient’s anatomy to help reduce the risk of skin breakdown and patient comfort
• Dual cannula sizing with a TaperGuard cuff vs. barrel-shaped cuff.
• The TaperGuard cuff may help protect the lungs and reduce tracheal impact by reducing fluid leakage by 99% and exerting 18.6% less lateral wall pressure on the trachea
• A flexible cannula
• A beveled tip for percutaneous insertion
• An integrated, 15 mm connector