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3M™ Bair Hugger™ Dual Port Torso Blanket, Model 542

  • 3M ID 7100288215
  • UPC 04064035061388

Single-use upper-body forced-air warming blanket with 2 convenient resealable hose ports provides excellent heat transfer

Consists of a soft, comfortable, lightweight, material with natural dry rubber latex not present as a material of construction

Can be effectively used for patients in the supine, lateral and other positions

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Highlights
  • Single-use upper-body forced-air warming blanket with 2 convenient resealable hose ports provides excellent heat transfer
  • Consists of a soft, comfortable, lightweight, material with natural dry rubber latex not present as a material of construction
  • Can be effectively used for patients in the supine, lateral and other positions
  • Attached clear head drape retains warm air around the intubated patient's head and allows observation by the clinician
  • Integrated tuck flaps at shoulders help maintain warming blanket position
  • Helps maintain normothermia, which has been shown to reduce the rate of complications, including surgical site infection (SSI)(1,2)
  • To provide safe, effective and consistent forced-air warming for your patients, use the 3M™ Bair Hugger™ Dual Port Torso Warming Blanket, 54200 with the 3M™ Bair Hugger™ Warming Unit 675 or 775

The 3M™ Bair Hugger™ Dual Port Torso Warming Blanket, 54200 is a single-use upper-body forced-air warming blanket that helps prevent hypothermia and maintain normothermia, which has been shown to reduce the risk of complications such as surgical site infection (SSI)(1,2). Featuring 2 resealable hose ports that enable you to provide forced-air warming to the upper body, the blanket can be affixed to the lower abdomen, above the surgical incision site.

Suggested applications
  • 3M™ Bair Hugger™ Temperature Management Solutions are indicated for hypothermic patients or normothermic patients for whom induced hypothermia or localized temperature therapy is clinically indicated. In addition, solutions can be used to provide patient thermal comfort when conditions exist that may cause patients to become too warm or too cold. The temperature management systems can be used with adult and pediatric patients. Bair Hugger Temperature Management Solutions should only be used by trained medical professionals

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References

1. Kurz A, Sessler DI, Lenhardt R. Perioperative normothermia to reduce the incidence of surgical-wound infection and shorten hospitalization. N Engl J Med 1996; 334: 1209–1215. 2. Melling AC, Ali B, Scott EM, Leaper DJ. Effects of preoperative warming on the incidence of wound infection after clean surgery: a randomised controlled trial.Lancet2001; 358: 876–880.