Vent catheters are medical devices to decompress or vent the heart during cardiopulmonary bypass cannulation. Vent catheters are used as a suction catheter to assist in the complete evacuation of blood from the heart.

Different configurations 
– open or closed tip
– 17 Fr or 18 Fr
– without stylet, with guidewire/plastic stylet

Andocor offers as well a ventricular right angled vent catheter with closed tip in PVC tubing and a silicone vent catheter with guidewire stylet.