Features of BD Nexiva Closed IV Catheter System
- Longer dwell times: Proprietary BD Vialon biomaterial enables longer dwell times, supporting the current Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice for clinically indicated site rotation.
- Integrated system: As an integrated system, the BD Nexiva system needs fewer add-on devices, minimizing the number of manipulations that may lead to touch contamination and accidental disconnections.
- Stabilization: The catheter's built-in stabilization platform minimizes movement that can lead to catheter complications, restarts, and associated costs and reduces dislodgement by 84%. The system also meets INS standards and CDC guidelines for catheter stabilization.
- Quick blood visualization: BD Instaflash needle technology's quick blood visualization may help improve insertion success and reduce insertion attempts.
Nexiva Catheter Insertion Guide
Nexiva Closed IV Catheter System Componets
- Needle gauge of choice
- Three-way stop cock
- Closed Luer access
- Air vent
- Pinch clamp
- Extension tubing
- Finger grips
- Needle safety shield
- Stabilization platform
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FAQs About BD Nexiva IV Catheter
What is a Closed IV Catheter System?
Closed IV catheter systems integrate individual components usually assembled by the clinician during the insertion of a peripheral IV cannula. The components incorporated into these new devices can include the IV catheter, a stabilization platform or feature, an extension set, and a needleless access site.
What is BD Nexiva used for?
The BD Nexiva Closed IV Catheter System, the first-of-its-kind all-in-one closed system IV catheter, is designed to minimize the risk of IV catheter failure.
What does the color indicator on the stabilization platform and port?
The color code indicates the needle gauge size in accordance with ISO 10555-5, which includes: Green/18 Gauge, Pink/20 Guage, Blue/20 Gauge, and Yellow/24 Gauge.