Table 1

An overview of adjunctive equipment and devices for inclusion in an emergency trolley

Pericardiocentesis set
Intra-aortic balloon pump
Selection of snares
Covered stentsProduct nameManufacturerGuide catheter compatibilityCrimped profile (mm)Stent diameter (mm)Stent length (mm)
GraftmasterAbbott Vascular6Fr (≤4 mm), 7Fr (>4 mm)1.63–1.732.8–4.816–26
Direct-StentInsitu Technologies6Fr, 7Fr1.20–1.802.25–6.010–38
BeGraftBentley Innomed5Fr1.10–1.402.5–5.08–24
PK PapyrusBiotronik5Fr (<4 mm), 6Fr (≥4 mm)1.18–1.552.5–5.015–26
Aneugraft DxITGI Medical6Fr1.26–1.412.5–4.013–27
MicrocathetersProduct nameManufacturerCatheter end hole inner diameterProximal outer diameterDistal outer diameterLength (cm)
 Single lumenFinecrossTerumo0.018’ (0.45 mm)2.6 Fr (0.87 mm)1.8 Fr (0.60 mm)130, 150
CorsairAsahi0.015’ (0.38 mm)2.8 Fr (0.93 mm)1.3 Fr (0.43 mm)135, 150
 Dual lumenTwin passVascular Solutions0.014’ (0.36 mm)3.0 Fr (1.00 mm)1.9 Fr (0.63 mm)140
FineDuoTerumo0.014’ (0.36 mm)3.2 Fr (1.07 mm)2.2 Fr (0.73 mm)140
 Over-the-wire balloonSelection of types and sizes
MicrocoilsProduct nameManufacturerRecommended catheter internal diameter (ID)
TornadoCook0.018’ (0.45 mm)
Nester
Hilal
Guide cathetersSizeManufacturerProduct nameInternal diameter (cm)Internal diameter (inch)Length (cm)
5FrMedtronicLauncher1.470.05847, 55, 100
CordisAdroit1.470.05890, 100, 125
6FrMedtronicLauncher1.800.07147, 55, 100
Z21.780.07047, 55, 100
CordisVista Brite Tip1.780.07050, 55, 80, 90, 95
Adroit1.830.07290, 100, 125
7FrMedtronicLauncher, Z22.060.08147, 55, 100
CordisVista Brite Tip1.980.07850, 55, 80, 90, 95
8FrMedtronicLauncher, Z22.290.09047, 55, 100
CordisVista Brite Tip2.240.08850, 55, 80, 90, 95
Guide extension cathetersSizeManufacturerProduct nameRequired guide catheter IDGuide extension IDOuter diameter
5FrVascular SolutionsGuideLiner V35Fr ID≥0.056’ (1.42 mm)0.046’ (1.17 mm)0.053’ (1.35 mm)
5.5FrVascular SolutionsGuideLiner V36Fr ID≥0.066’ (1.68 mm)0.051’ (1.30 mm)0.063’ (1.60 mm)
6FrVascular SolutionsGuideLiner V36Fr ID≥0.070’ (1.78 mm)0.056’ (1.42 mm)0.067’ (1.70 mm)
Boston ScientificGuidezilla6Fr ID≥0.070’ (1.78 mm)0.057’ (1.45 mm)0.067’ (1.70 mm)
7FrVascular SolutionsGuideLiner V37Fr ID≥0.078’ (1.98 mm)0.062’ (1.57 mm)0.075’ (1.90 mm)
Boston ScientificGuidezilla7Fr ID≥0.078’ (1.98 mm)0.063’ (1.60 mm)0.073’ (1.86 mm)
8FrVascular SolutionsGuideLiner V38Fr ID≥0.088’ (2.24 mm)0.071’ (1.80 mm)0.085’ (2.16 mm)
Boston ScientificGuidezilla8Fr ID≥0.088’ (2.24 mm)0.072’ (1.83 mm)0.083’ (2.11 mm)