Cardiovascular

ECA Medical Instruments is the leading manufacturer of disposable torque-limiting instruments and kits to the cardiovascular market. ECA Medical Instruments makes a complete range of disposable instruments to assist surgeons secure fasteners, connectors and other devices used in high risk cardiovascular and cardiothoracic procedures, ventricular assist device (VAD) implants and heart transplants.

ECA Medical Instruments’ instruments are available in a variety of styles, configurations and torque ranges and are available in both standard and customized customer solutions. Instruments may be over-molded, color coded and modified in both features and ergonomics including grip types and geometry to fit customer requirements.

ECA Medical Instruments for Cardiovascular:

Torque-Limiting Instruments

Model Description Polymer Handle Design Procedure/Application
212 Barrel
Small torque-limiting drivers with stainless steel 0.035″ hex shafts Barrel Industry standard for Neuromodulation, DBS and similar implants
214 Barrel
Small torque-limiting drivers with stainless steel 0.035″ hex shafts Barrel Industry standard for Cardiac Rhythm Management (pacemaker & ICD) implants
215 Barrel
Small torque-limiting drivers with stainless steel 0.035″ hex shafts Barrel Industry standard for Cardiac Rhythm Management (pacemaker & ICD) implants
218 Regular
Low torque-limiting drivers with stainless steel shafts Trilobe CRM, Neuro, Cardiovascular, CMF, Trauma
218 Long
Low torque-limiting drivers with stainless steel driver and tips Trilobe CRM, Neuro, Cardiovascular, CMF, Trauma

Fixed-Driver Instruments

Model Description Polymer Handle Design Procedure/Application
216 Micro FD
Small fixed-drivers with stainless steel hex shafts Axial CRM, Neuro, Cardiovascular, CMF, Trauma
412/414 Mini FD Series
Small fixed-drivers with stainless steel hex shafts Axial CRM, Neuro, Cardiovascular, CMF, Trauma
430 Std FD Palm
Palm fixed-driver with stainless steel shaft with Wick-Away® technology Medium Palm with over mold options CRM, Neuro, Cardiovasular, CMF, Spine, Small Bone, Trauma, General Ortho

Secure-Fast Ratcheting Instruments

Model Description Polymer Handle Design Procedure/Application
300 Secure-Fast
Bi-directional, cannulated – Sterile packed or sterile ready configurations Medium Axial Trauma, Extremity, Spine, General Recon Implant Procedures

Single-Procedure, Torque-Fast

Model Description Polymer Handle Design Procedure/Application
218 Long or short
AO connector Tri-Lobe Cardiovascular
219 Palm
AO connector Palm Various trauma applications
219 Axial
AO and 1/4″ square connector Axial Various trauma applications