ProGuard RR Gloves - Radiation Attenuating Gloves

Regular price $165.00

The Proguard RR radiation attenuating gloves are intended to reduce the amount of scattered radiation exposure to the hands during fluoroscopic procedures.

Certified to ASTM 2547 and IEC 61331-1:2014 Standards

Proguard radiation attenuating gloves are the preferred choice for doctors in the following vocations: Radiology, Cath/EP Lab, Orthopedics, Endoscopy, Urological Procedures, Special Procedures, and Pain Management.

Price is for 1 box (5 pairs)

Proguard RR Glove Characteristics
  • Material: Lead Oxide (PbO) and Dry Natural Rubber
  • Allergens: Latex Free and Powder Free
  • Internal Slipcoat: Polymer Coated
  • Sterility: Sterilized by Ethylene Oxide
  • Post Processing: Polymer Rinsing
  • Shelf Life: 3 Years as per ASTM 7160-05
  • Glove Design: Hand Specific
  • Cuff: Non-beaded
  • Glove Length: 280mm (minimum)
  • Packaging: Pouch (1 Pair); Box (5 Pairs)
Glove Attenuation
MODEL LEAD EQUIVALENCE THICKNESS 60kVp 80kVp 100kVp 120kVp
RR1 0.05mm Pb @ 60kVp +/- 0.24mm 50% 42% 37% 33%
RR2 0.07mm Pb @ 60kVp +/- 0.28mm 58% 50% 45% 41%
RR3 0.09mm Pb @ 60kVp +/- 0.38mm 73% 65% 57% 52%


Glove Compliance
Intended Use: To protect the user’s hands from scattered secondary radiation originating from the X-ray beam during fluoroscopic procedures by providing an attenuating barrier to radiation. They are not intended for use in direct or primary X-ray beams. They are also not intended to protect from abrasions, cuts, tears, punctures, and heat/fire. The RR gloves are ideal where the user needs excellent dexterity combined with protection from ionizing radiation during various types of procedures such as General X-Ray & Fluoroscopy, Radiography, Neuroradiology, Urology, MRI, CT, Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine.

 

Compliance Requirements: ASTM D5151, ASTM D6124, ASTM D412, ASTM F2547, EN ISO 374-1:2016, EN ISO 374-5:2016, EN 421:2010 (excl. clause 4.3) EN 420:2003 + A1:2009
Biocompatibility Compliance: ISO 10993, ASTM F 719 and ASTM F 720

Storage, Disposal and Expiration
Storage: Store gloves in a cool, dry and ozone-free place (below 35°C). Keep out of direct sunlight. Care should be taken to avoid sharp objects as punctures will allow radiation to pass to the wearer.


Disposal:
 The Proguard RR glove contains lead and should be disposed of through hazardous waste procedures in accordance with local laws and regulations. The material should not be disposed of by incineration and use of self-contained breathing apparatus is recommended if the sheeting is ignited by fire.

Expiration: This is a sterilized product and expiration is set at 3 years from manufactured date per FDA requirement. his Indication may be found on the label on the original external packaging and indicates the period of time during which the device, sterilized with Ethylene Oxide, may be used as long as it has been stored properly in suitable conditions and has intact packaging.