Product Name             Lumbar Puncture Skills Trainer

Features

  • Replaceable spinal cord insert with skin layer, subcutaneous layer, connective tissue, and lumbar vertebrae
  • Anatomic features include: iliac crests, lumbar vertebrae L2 – L5, ligamentum flavum, epidural space, and dura
  • Needle insertion possible between vertebrae
  • Lifelike needle resistance, including pops when needle traverses ligamentum flavum and dura
  • Self-healing skin that allows 15 uses with an 18 gauge needle and 25 uses with a 22 gauge

needle before replacement is necessary

  • Simple to fill simulated CSF and set fluid pressure, thereby allowing students to collect

CSF and measure CSF opening pressure

  • Pressure system with simple push-button operation to increase or decrease pressure
  • LED displays pressure set-point ranging from low, medium to high pressure
  • Practice procedure in the left lateral decubitus or sitting position
  • Trainer can be used to simulate aseptic technique and local anesthetic at puncture site