low-resistance synthetic membrane device (extracorporeal membrane carbon dioxide removal)

Product Name:
Country: United Kingdom (UK)

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Outcome Measure

a. Efficacy: Specialist advisers key efficacy outcomes: survival, duration of mechanical ventilation, intensive care unit stay, total hospital stay, reduction in ventilation volume pressure and carbon dioxide removal)<br>b. Safety: Specialist advisers key safety outcomes: Vascular access damage, bleeding (including intracerebral haemorrhage), infection and complications requiring major surgery. theoretical adverse events = gas embolism, haemolysis and heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (p. 5)

Body Classification

Lungs and Breathing

Device Type

Surgical instrument

Device Category

Treatment of disease

Risk Classification



respiratory failure, acute respiratory distress syndrome


J96.0, J96.1, J96.9