safePICO is Radiometer America’s premium syringe for arterial blood gas sampling.
Premium, prebarcoded blood gas syringe for arterial blood gas sampling
Prebarcoded to ensure positive patient identification
Radiometer America’s safePICO syringes are prebarcoded to ensure positive patient identification at the bedside. With Radiometer America’s data management system, you can scan the sample directly at the bedside and link it together with operator and patient IDs. This gives you confidence that you have the right result for the right patient – every time.
safeTIPCAP limits the risk of contact with blood borne pathogens
The unique design of our vented safeTIPCAP allows safe and easy expelling of air bubbles. It completely seals the sample to prevent contact with patient blood, even during transport. And the cap stays on during analysis.
Fast mixing with heparin to prevent sample clotting
All safePICO syringes have a built-in mixing ball, ensuring fast and thorough mixing of the sample. They also contain our unique dry electrolyte-balanced heparin, efficiently dispersed throughout the sample to prevent clots.
safePICO is available is available in two versions:
- safePICO aspirator for arterial line sampling.
- safePICO self-fill syringe with a wide range of thin-wall, short-beveled needles which secure a smooth puncture and fast filling, keeping patient discomfort to a minimum.
safePICO is part of Radiometer America's 1st Automatic solution.