The SanSmog® Laparoscopic Smoke Evacuation System is a disposable, passive, multistage, filtration system that captures smoke, particles and aerosolised pathogens along with odours and chemical toxins.
Evacuate surgical smoke from your procedures with the SanSmog® laparoscopic smoke evacuation system.
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Surgical smoke is produced by lasers or electrosurgical devices used for the thermal destruction of tissue. Surgical smoke is a nuisance because it has a repulsive odour and it obstructs the surgeon’s view of the surgical site. Surgical smoke contains :
Surgical smoke from lasers also transmits human papillomavirus (HPV)4. Over half a million healthcare workers including surgeons, nurses, surgical technologists, and others are exposed to surgical smoke annually2. Acute health effects of such exposure1,2,3,5 include:
Therefore, healthcare workers must take measures to ensure safety and the surgical smoke evacuation system enables them to do just that.
|Maximum Flow Rate 8.0 Liters/min at 15 mmHG pressure differential|
|Connector||Acrylic Standard Luer|
|Tubing||75cm length, PVC/Silicone|
|Filter Casing||Medical Grade Polypropylene|
|Filter Material||Deodorization – Activated charcoal
Filtration – ULPA Grade Hydrophobic
|Efficiency – 99.995% of 0.1 micron particles (aerosolized)|
|Drape Clip||Medical Grade Polypropylene|
|Double Loop Tether||Polycarbonate|
|30-2010||LaparoscopicSmoke Evacuation System||10 each/case|