An Echo-Guided Training Solution for Transseptal Puncture
Using our BIOMODEX® LAACS (Left Atrial Appendage Closure System)

LAACS Station

Transseptal Puncture Cartridge

Transseptal Puncture Training

  • TEE and ICE compatible with our proprietary ECHOTECH® technology
  • Multi-material 3D printed model providing realistic haptic feedback
  • Single-use Septum and multi-use Frame
  • Lightweight, portable, plug-and-play Station

BIOMODEX® Transseptal Puncture Training cartridges are compatible with the LAACS™ station to provide a solution used for physician education and training.

  • Anatomical twin for transseptal puncture training
  • ECHOTECH® is a proprietary technology that models the acoustic properties of the tissues and allows for the visualization of 3D printed anatomical twins using ultrasound (TEE, ICE)
  • INVIVOTECH® is a proprietary technology that integrates tissue biomechanics in 3D printed anatomical twins
  • Plug-and-play Septum
  • Reusable Frame includes inferior and superior vena cava, right atrium, aorta and mitral annulus

WARNING: BIOMODEX® products are not medical devices and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any health condition. Theses products have been designed for training and their safety and effectiveness as medical devices have not been demonstrated.

BIOMODEX® Transseptal Puncture Training Solution has been designed to simulate specific cardiac anatomies for transseptal puncture training. It is intended to be used in non-sterile laboratory environment.

  • For use in cathlab
  • Femoral approach simulation
  • TEE access via simulated esophagus
  • ICE compatible via femoral access
  • Contrast agent and X-ray compatible
  • Compact and portable
  • Plug-and-play

Cartridges for the Transseptal Puncture Training Solution: Single use 3D printed anatomical twin extracted from images depicting specific cardiac anatomies.

  • Femoral approach via simulated IVC
  • TEE probe manipulation and X-ray compatible to guide the procedure
  • Tenting on fossa ovalis
  • Measurement between puncture site and mitral annulus
  • Transseptal puncture

Accessories for LAACS™ station compatible with Transseptal Puncture Training Cartridges:

  • FEMORAL APPROACH: simulates the vena cava pathway from the femoral puncture to the entrance of the right atrium.
  • TANK FILLING BAG: aids in pouring tap water into the tank, Volume: 4 liters.
  • FLUSH BOX: flushes the liquid out of the tank.
  • TANK FLUSH BAG: aids in collecting the liquid from the tank during flushing, when used with Flush Box. Volume: 4 liters.
  • FEMORAL MEMBRANES: simulates femoral puncture. Includes three (3) spare membranes.
Station onlyDimensions18 x 8 x 5.7 inches / 46 x 20 x 14,5cm
Weight4.8 lb / 2.2 Kg
Case with Station and all accessoriesDimensions21 x 15.7 x 11.6 inches / 53,5 x 40,2 x 29,5cm
Weight24 lb / 11 Kg
Average set-up time4-6 minutes
Anatomy switch time30-120 seconds
Power Supply UnitMedical grade 110-230Vac input / 12Vdc (3.34A) output