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BD™ Whitacre Needles are manufactured with proprietary needle tipping, side-port and unique low-glare hub technologies.
The BD™ Whitacre Spinal Needle complements established procedures in these ways:
Spreading dural fibers to minimize Cerebral
Spinal Fluid (CSF) loss
Promoting dural “pop” sensation when puncturing the dura
Designed to ease visualization of CSF and detection of subarachnoid needle placement
Increasing patient satisfaction by reducing the volume of CSF loss and accompanying PDPH
Enhancing directional flow to assure proper block location