Operating theatre heating blankets
CB48 type heating blankets warm patients during surgery. They are very effective and cost efficient : no disposable blankets are needed.
Clinical studies* both during abdominal surgery and hip surgery have been published by leading teams specialising in per operative hypothermia. The studies highlight that the effectiveness of CB blankets is similar to the effectiveness of warm air devices.
* Camus et Al. Anesthesie et reanimation Hopital Saint Antoine, Paris, BJA 1997, 79
* Chandon et Al. Anesthesie et reanimation, Hopital Saint Antoine, Paris, ASA 1995
New CB48 Blankets use 48 Volts direct current for a maximum safety and no artifacts on ECG monitors
Electro Concept heating blankets have been sold for 20 years. 6000 of them warm up thousands patients worldwide every day. Our objective is "zero accident". Every thing has been done to fulfill this target.
CB48-2 Half body
CB48-3 Upper body
CB48-3H Upper body H shape
CB48-11 Whole body
Easy to use
- CB heating blankets are easy to use : set the temperature between 30 and 40°C and switch on.
- A few seconds are enough to clean and disinfect.
Temperature range 30 to 40°C
Each patient can be warmed up
To save money on disposable blankets, a lot of teams decide to only warm a very few patients, and the other patients shiver for hours in the recovery room.
Other teams prefer to re-use single use blankets again and again .....
CB48 type heating blankets can warm every patient legally with no extra cost.