MEGADYNE™ MEGA SOFT™ Universal Plus Reusable Patient Return Electrode

MEGADYNE MEGA SOFT Reusable Patient Return Electrodes are designed to enhance patient protection.

MEGADYNE™ MEGA SOFT™ Universal Plus Reusable Patient Return Electrode

Features & Benefits

  • Enhanced patient protection

    Enhanced Patient Protection

    In over 75 million procedures, MEGADYNE MEGA SOFT Reusable Patient Return Electrodes have provided zero pad-site burns.1 With no adhesives, these electrodes eliminate adhesive-related injuries and are radiolucent and latex-free.

  • Ease of use

    Ease of Use

    Compatible with most isolated electrosurgical generators,2  MEGADYNE MEGA SOFT Reusable Patient Return Electrodes can be used with patient warming devices.3 No skin prep, shaving or skin contact required. MEGADYNE MEGA SOFT Universal and Universal Plus Reusable Patient Return Electrodes can be used for all patient sizes.4 May be used in open, laparoscopic and robotic-assisted procedures.

  • Reduced cost and waste

    Reduced Cost and Waste

    Reusable for 24 months,5 MEGADYNE MEGA SOFT Reusable Patient Return Electrodes are environmentally friendly.5 They reduce costs and save time vs. sticky pads.6 They also reduce SKUs, ordering hassles, waste and waste-disposal costs.5

  • Flexible for easier handling in the OR

    Flexible for Easier Handling in the OR

    MEGADYNE MEGA SOFT Universal Plus Reusable Patient Return Electrode is a lightweight pad for easier handling in the OR.

Supporting Documentation

Product Support

MEGADYNE MEGA SOFT Reusable Patient Return Electrodes Brochure

MEGADYNE MEGA SOFT Reusable Patient Return Electrodes Fact Sheet

MEGADYNE MEGA SOFT Reusable Patient Return Electrodes Comparison Chart

MEGADYNE MEGA SOFT Reusable Patient Return Electrodes Positioning Guide

MEGADYNE MEGA SOFT Reusable Patient Return Electrodes Technical White Paper

References

1 April 2018, per internal research conducted by Ethicon. Pad site burn is defined as a burn that occurs between the pad and patient and does not include alternate site or chemical burns. For a complete list of warning and precautions please refer to the Instructions for Use. (C2681) 

2 Per internal research based on IEC 5th edition. Consult the IFU of the electrosurgical generator being used for further information, warnings and contraindications. (C2500) 

3 Refer to MEGA SOFT™ and respective patient warming device IFUs. (C2411) 

4 As per the IFU the device is intended to be used as a 24-month reusable patient return electrode for patients from .35 kg (0.8lb) and up (no maximum restriction). (C2630) 

5 Compared to traditional “sticky” patient return electrode. (C2381) (C2341) 

6 Summary of AORN guidelines for adhesive return electrode preparation, placement and removal and capacitive return electrode preparation, placement and removal.  

For complete indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions, and adverse reactions, please reference full package insert.