Thomas™ Endotracheal Tube Holder
Advanced Airway Securing Device
||Never Worry about tape fastening
your advanced airways again!
Designed to secure the ET tube (and other advanced airways) in place
after insertion in the trachea, the Thomas ET tube holder is a
state-of-the-art improvement over tape fastening methods. This Advanced
Airway holder is ergonomically engineered from both the patient and the
healthcare providers perspective to provide the most effective AA holder
The Thomas holder secures the ET tube, King Airway, Combitube, or LMA
in place via the use of a quick set-screw that also facilitates easy
removal without the bother and mess of tape. It also features a bite
block that protects both the tube and patient. A wide Velcro® strap
holds the airway tube securely yet comfortably in place and will not
stretch, shrink, or come unfastened even when wet.
|Not only will it accommodate ET Tubes, King Airways, Combitubes®
and LMAs, its special bite block feature protects the patient and the
When applying the device, the slide stick facilitates fast, efficient
application of the head strap around the patient's neck without movement
of the head. A quick-set screw system securely holds tubes in place and
facilitates fast, easy adjustment or removal of the Thomas tube holder.
The enlarged tube opening allows for the use of larger outer diameter
single and double-lumen airway tubes (ETT’s, LMA’s, Combitubes, King
Airways, etc). The enlarged mouth access opening grants easier suction
access and visualization of the mouth while the bite block prevents
biting of the larger outer diameter tubes and to protects the patient’s
teeth and gums.