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R54400-16-MI Rocket® IPC™ Post VATS Insertion Set

R54400-16-MI   Rocket® IPC™ Post VATS Insertion Set

Is ideal for use post Video Assisted Thoracoscopy (VATS), where the patient is already prepared for or has undergone the inital procedure. This mini insertion set provides the essential items required to insert the catheter in this operative situation.

Carton: 1 insertion set for single use


SKU: R54400-16-MI

Availability: In stock

Product Description


R54400-16-MI   Rocket® IPC™ Post VATS Insertion Set is indicated for intermittent, long term drainage of symptomatic, recurrent, pleural effusion. Including malignant pleural effusions that do not respond to medical treatment of underlying disease.

The system features:


  • Soft, kink resistant material approved for long use, giving increased patient comfort.
  • 16Fg x 40cm catheter with 24cm fenestrated section, large diameter holes to maximise drainage and reduce occlusion risk.
  • Polyester cuff to promote rapid tissue in-growth, minimising infection risk and aiding catheter security.


  • A complete kit with metal tunneler for optimum catheter postioning and improve patient comfort
  • Simple, cost effectvie, long term treatment for pleural effusion.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Order code R54400-16-MI
Size - FG 16
Length: cm 40
Method of Insertion Guidewire
Echogenic No
Radiopaque Yes
Supplied Sterile Yes
Units per carton 1
Sharps Safe? Yes
Manufactured without natural latex Yes
NHSSC Order Code FET1549
CH2 use only 2005745
USL use only No
Country of Manufacture United Kingdom