Evaluation: Maquet FLOW-i C20 General-Purpose Anesthesia Unit
February 22, 2017 | Evaluations & Guidance
The Maquet Medical Systems FLOW-i C20 general-purpose anesthesia unit is a three-star choice for most facilities. It has several advanced ventilation modes and performance capabilities that make it a good choice for difficult-to-ventilate patients, but the workflow will pose a challenge to users.
The FLOW-i is used for general anesthesia during surgery for the entire range of patients (neonates through adults).
It can also be used to provide supplemental oxygen (O2) (typically via a nasal cannula or loose-fitting mask) and capnography during monitored anesthesia care (MAC).
In addition to the C20, which...