INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE:
Without slit lamp, when used by paramedical staff
Hold the centre of the SMTube strip. Do not touch a tip of strip to avoid potential infections.
Immerse the tip of the L side into the tear meniscus of the left lower eyelid for 5 seconds to absorb tears.
Take extra care not to touch the conjunctiva nor the cornea with the tip of the strip
Read the score (length of the column stained by blue colour). Mark with an oil pen if necessary.
Switch to the R side of the strip and perform the testing on the right eye in the same manner as done on the left eye.
|Strip length size||85mm|
|Pouch||Each SM Tube is individually sterilised|
|Indicator||Blue dye 1|
SMTube is a thin strip with a central ditch filled with the absorber. The scale is printed on both sides of the absorber to measure the tear meniscus volume. Each SMTube is packaged individually in a sterile pouch.