The LINE2design Yankauer Oral Suction Tip & Tubing Vented used in medical procedures. It is typically a firm plastic suction tip with a large opening surrounded by a bulbous head and is designed to allow effective suction without damaging surrounding tissue. This tool is used to suction oropharyngeal secretions in order to prevent aspiration. A Yankauer can also be used to clear operative sites during surgical procedures and its suctioned volume counted as blood loss during surgery. Available with a small connector which can connect with a suction catheter. Available with a flared connector with can connect with smooth suction yankauer handle.
Yankauer oral suction with vented tip and tubing is used in medicine to clear blood saliva of other secretions in an airway. It is a suction tip with a large opening surrounded by a bulbous head and is designed to allow effective suction, seeking to prevent pulmonary aspiration which may lead to lung infections, without damage to the surrounding tissue.