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FDA-approved, Class-1 medical devices

 

Provides unmatched benefits to babies at various stages of life from the

critical period after birth through the time in intensive care

 

Allows for consistency of care along with support and accessibility in taking care of sick and/or critical babies

 

Supports positioning protocols, prevents cranial asymmetry and head preference

 

Especially helpful in supporting neutral positioning, such as: supine, midline, side-lying, and prone positions

Benefits:

Crucial part of your IVH bundle, as it allows you to position and hold small babies

(<1500 g) in a variety of neutral, midline positions

Requires less manipulation than most devices on the market and removes the need for adjustments

Hospital staff members can easily:

perform head ultrasounds and x-rays, continuously monitor EEG and NIRS and place scalp IV’s

Holds infants’ head in a neutral position through respiratory support, placement of central lines and

medical transport

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Details:

Adjustable, soft beanie, designed with two support rolls made of polyurethane foam

 

Single layer construction is highly breathable and fits securely

 

95% cotton/ 5% Lycra and PU foam and a high-grade medical fabric designed to be breathable and Velcro-receptive

 

Lined with soft foam for comfort


Highly compatible with attachments, including: CPAP, nasal cannulas, feeding tubes, and more

Has a Velcro front opening to minimize infant handling and help reduce stress

Sizing:

Based on head circumference

 

Designed to be used from birth until an infant is mature enough to graduate from their warmers to an open bassinet, and they are in

“Back to Sleep"


Used for the smallest premature babies to infants up to 2.5 Kg

 

Size ELBW:  17 to 22 cm head circumference

Size MP:  22 to 30 cm head circumference

Size P:  30 to 38 cm head circumference

Benefits:

Allows the baby's head to be positioned midline, partial side lying, side lying, and prone positions to avoid or to help eliminate asymmetry 

 

Adjustable, easy to apply to a baby’s head, and is designed to be compatible with most infant medical devices

 

Easily used with respiratory devices, cannulas, feeding tubes, bilishades, and chinstraps

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WHICH PATIENTS CAN BENEFIT FROM THE TORTLE MIDLINER MAX?

 

Infants with larger heads who are acutely or chronically ill

 

Designed for use in NICU, PICU, Transitional Care Units, medical transport, and chronic care units

 

Infants with a head circumference greater than 36 cm

​Details:

Adjustable, soft beanie, designed with two support rolls made of polyurethane foam

 

Single layer construction is highly breathable and achieves improved fit

95% cotton/ 5% Lycra, PU foam, and a high-grade medical fabric designed to be breathable and Velcro-receptive

Lined with soft foam for comfort

Designed with versatile materials that are highly compatible with attachments, including: CPAP, nasal cannulas, feeding tubes, and more

Has a Velcro front opening to minimize infant handling and help reduce stress

Sizing:

Designed for and suitable for infants with larger heads who are acutely or chronically ill

 

Infants with a head circumference greater than 36 cm

 

Available in two sizes, based on head circumference

Size SMALL:  34 to 42 cm head circumference

Size MEDIUM:  42 to 50 cm head circumference

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