MiniPedalAccessKit

Merit PAK™ – a suite of pedal access kits including everything you need to access the arteries below the knees. The micro-needles, introducers, and dilators provide quick and easy access for limb salvage procedures.

Pedal access is a promising alternative access site for recanalization procedures in patients with Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) and Critical Limb Isc product_code=”pedal”hemia (CLI)1. Merit Medical has designed efficient kits to help physicians achieve Pedal Access: Introducing Merit PAK Pedal Access Kits.

Accurate Access

  • Echo-enhanced needles for visibility under fluorosc product_code=”pedal”opy and ultrasound
  • Clear hub needles for visibility of flash

Easy Insertion

  • Seamless transitions from dilator to introducer for smooth insertions
  • Larger 4F (ID) PreludeEASE® hydrophilic sheath for insertion of target treatment devices
  • Stiffened dilator configuration available for tortuous anatomy

Placement & Hemostasis

  • Super elastic Nitinol core wire provides flexibility and kink resistance2
  • Hemostasis Valve Adapter for management of injection, aspiration, and hemostasis

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MINI PEDAL ACCESS KIT

  • Echo-enhanced, clear hub needle
  • Introducer & dilator
  • Nitinol/Palladium (NPD) Guide wire
  • Hemostasis Valve Adapter

STIFFENED PEDAL ACCESS KIT

  • Echo-enhanced, clear hub needle
  • Introducer & stiffened dilator
  • Nitinol/Palladium (NPD) Guide wire
  • Hemostasis Valve Adapter

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HYDROPHILIC PEDAL ACCESS KIT

  • Echo-enhanced, clear hub needle
  • Hydrophilic sheath introducer with hemostasis valve and a side arm
  • Nitinol/Palladium (NPD) Guide wire

1 El-Sayed H.F. Retrograde Pedal/Tibial Artery Access for Treatment of Infragenicular Arterial Occlusive Disease. Methodist Debakey Cardiovasc product_code=”pedal” J. 2013 Apr-Jun; 9(2): 73–78.

2 Stockel D. Nitinol – Material with Unusual Properties. Endovasc product_code=”pedal”ular Update, Issue 1. 1998