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GlideScope® Cobalt AVL

Created: 31/5/2012
Updated: 4/9/2012
The GlideScope Cobalt AVL video laryngoscope (advanced video laryngoscope) instrument provides a consistently clear, real-time view of the airway and tube placement, enabling quick intubation.


The GlideScope Cobalt AVL

(combination of a single-use, sterile GVL® Stat and Cobalt AVL Video Baton)

  • Designed especially for difficult airways; convenient for routine airways
  • Provides a consistently clear view, enabling quick intubation in unpredictable conditions
  • Optimised for demanding Theatre, ED, and ICU settings
  • Single-use Stats
  • Designed for preterm to morbidly obese patients
  • Choice of 6 sizes (GVL® 0, 1, 2, 2.5, 3, 4)
  • Advanced video laryngoscopy technology and design
  • Integrated real-time recording capability captures details of difficult intubations and helps confirm tube placement
  • Built-in video tutorial to assist in training staff
  • Easy to use, learn and teach
  • AVL=Advanced airway views:
  • Digital colour monitor 
  • DVD-quality resolution with anti-reflective screen
  • User interface features intuitive user controls and status icons
  • Reusable video baton
  • With digital-resolution camera
  • Choice of 2 sizes
  • Unique blade angulation
  • Advanced resolution output for theatre viewing
  • Anti-fogging mechanism resists lens clouding and secretions
GlideRite® Stylet included – complements the angle of GlideScope video laryngoscopes to facilitate quick intubation

AVL=Advanced user features

  • Integrated, real-time recording helps confirm tube placement and facilitate teaching
  • Built-in 4-Step Technique tutorial makes AVL easy to use, learn, and teach
  • Ergonomic design and rugged construction for multiple clinical applications
  • Monitor has quick release mechanism and hand grip for fast transport to other departments
  • Choice of mobile stand or IV pole mount
  • Optional trolley basket
  • Educational training pack
  • Full training session for staff - competency framework for ODP's and trainees
  • One-year warranty

The new GlideScope Cobalt AVL defines advanced video laryngoscopy. Airway views in DVD-clarity. Real-time recording captures the details of difficult airway cases for teaching.

The Cobalt AVL features digital technology, including a redesigned colour monitor and integrated, real-time recording. These high-quality digital files of intubations are downloadable and viewable on a PC. The records can be valuable for teaching and helping confirm tube placement. The Cobalt AVL is offered in 6 configurations designed for a wide range of patient weights and sizes—from preterm to morbidly obese.

The Cobalt AVL

GlideScope AVL 4 Step technique

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