Bard Infusion Sets Non-Coring Information

BAS Non-Coring Port Access Needles and Port Infusions Sets have been determined to be non-coring for use with all BAS brand implantable Ports.

Non-Coring Needle Testing of other Manufacturers' Ports

The ports listed below have been tested with representative Bard non-coring needles, non-safety and safety infusion sets and have been found to be non-coring.1


Kit Part Number Description Manufacturer / Distributor
IP-5116W Mini Vital-Port Cook
21-4071-24 PORT-A-CATH II Smiths Medical
21-4082-24 PORT-A-CATH II Smiths Medical
21-4423-24 Power P.A.C. Smiths Medical
21-4590-24 PAS Port Elite Smiths Medical
21-4437-24 Power P.A.C. Smiths Medical
21-8068-24 PORT-A-CATH II Smiths Medical
21-8468-01 PORT-A-CATH II POWER P.A.C. Smiths Medical
21-8468-24 PORT-A-CATH II POWER P.A.C. Smiths Medical
CT75STSD SmartPort CT Angio Dynamics
CT80STPD SmartPort CT Angio Dynamics
LVTX1055 Vortex LP Angio Dynamics
LVTX5213 Vortex LP Angio Dynamics
LVTX7013 Vortex LP Angio Dynamics
MP-P5PK Vortex MP Angio Dynamics
P5305K Vortex VX Angio Dynamics
P5355K Vortex VX Angio Dynamics
P5455K Vortex VX Angio Dynamics



1 For each listed port code, a minimum of three ports were tested by Bard Access Systems using a standardized test method, which involved inserting into each port nine needles that are representative of all Bard non-coring needles, non-safety and safety infusion sets. Data on file. Bard Access Systems, Inc., Salt Lake City, Utah.