Medical Education

Midscapular Thoracentesis Ultrasound Training Model simulation equipment

The Midscapular Thoracentesis Ultrasound Training Model, manufactured by Blue Phantom, is designed for ultrasound guided thoracentesis procedures. This model helps learners develop and practice the skills associated with a mid-scapular approach to ultrasound guided thoracentesis procedures.

Features and Benefits:

  • Ultrasound tissue module contains the chest wall superficial tissue, 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th ribs and intercostal spaces, pleural cavity with lung and atelectatic lung, diaphragm, and superior spleen
  • Positive fluid flow gives learners immediate feedback when pleural effusion fluid is accurately accessed
  • Durable ultrasound tissues match the acoustic characteristics of real human tissue
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