Complications with having a stoma may include excessive bleeding, infection, dehydration, impacted feces, and skin complications. Functioning model for demonstration and practice of ostomy care procedures, including cleaning and changing the pouching system. The ostomy can actually be irrigated. Syringe is included to pump simulated stool through the unit to provide drainage and excretion at the ostomy. The syringe is inserted through tubing attached to the back of the model. The consistency of the stool can be varied by using water to thin the material, and most of the stool can be saved and reused. Includes model, display easel, syringe, simulated stool, and instruction manual.
Designed to help introduce the essentials of ostomy care to patients and students, these units are ideal for demonstration and practice of ostomy care procedures. The anatomy of the ostomies is carefully reproduced to provide lifelike functions and appearance. A soft, pliable material is used for the stomas in order to achieve the most realistic tactile sensation. Dilation of the stomas can be demonstrated and practiced, along with application of postoperative and permanent ostomy bags. Each model is 6 in. L x 7 in. W x 2-1/2 in. D. Five-year warranty.