Naso-Gastric and Jejunal Feeding Tube Catheters Press Release

Released by Forefront Medical Technology

May 11, 2011

Forefront Medical has acquired the feeding tube catheter product range from BioSearch Medical Products. These products feature high performance, medical grade polyurethane tubing, coated with Hydromer® coating, which allows for easy insertion of the device. The dual port design provides for both simultaneous feeding and decompression. The products are available in two types: Naso-Gastric (NG) and Jejunal (J) feeding tubes. Jejunal feeding tube catheters are available for both the guidewire and tether placement techniques.

Forefront Medical is a fully integrated contract manufacturer with global capabilities to meet customers’ exacting manufacturing requirements. Forefront’s expertise focuses on injection molding, extrusion, assembly and packaging. In addition, complimentary in- house services include product design/development, rapid SLS prototyping, tool making, class 100,000 molding and extrusion production areas, class 10,000 clean room assembly, product testing, packaging, sterilization and global supply chain management. They are ISO 9001:2008, ISO 13485:2003 and FDA CFR 21 Part 820 registered.

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Contact: Ronald Lilly
Forefront Medical Technology
Farmington, CT 06034-1292