The Arrow FlexTip Plus® Epidural Catheter, with its unique wire-embedded polyurethane design, has been clinically proven to virtually eliminate the incidence of intravascular cannulation1,2,3 and effectively reduce transient paresthesia.2,4 Today we are building on this clinically proven technology to meet your evolving needs, enhance safety and maximize procedural efficiency.
1. Mhyre, Jill M., et al. A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials That Evaluate Strategies to Avoid Epidural Vein Cannulation During Obstetric Epidural Catheter Placement. Anesthesia & Analgesia. 2009; 108 (4): 1232-1242.
2. Banwell B.R., et al. Decreased incidence of complications in parturients with the Arrow (FlexTip Plus™) epidural catheter. Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia. 1998; 45 (4): 370-372.
3. Cohen S., et al. Sutured Epidural Catheter for Epidural Block in obstetric Patients:“Arrow” versus “B. Braun”. Anesthesiology. 2006;105: A904.
4. Cohen S., et al. Arrow versus B. Braun Epidural Catheter for Epidural Block in Obstetric Patients. Anesthesiology. 2004; 101: A1199.