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About this product

Division: International
Category: Hydrocephalus

CODMAN® HAKIM® Programmable Valve System is for the treatment of Hydrocephalus.


Intended Use

The CODMAN® HAKIM® Programmable Valves are implantable devices that provide constant intraventricular pressure and drainage of CSF for the management of hydrocephalus.


Features & Benefits


Features Benefits
The CODMAN® HAKIM® Programmable Valve is available in eight basic configurations, and each of these configurations can be purchased with a distal unitized Barium impregnated catheter or as a valve only or with a ventricular catheter.
Flexible around your technique and the needs of your patient
Specially designed flat stainless steel spring
ensures stability and repeatability of selected pressure
Eighteen different opening pressure settings on the cam
give surgeons the ability to precisely optimize valve opening pressure
Magnetic stepper motor rotates the spiral staircase cam via a codified magnetic signal
High accuracy
Pumping reservoir allows for patency checks and access port
Suture holes for securing valve to the pericranium
Anti-reflux system to provide directional pumping
Ball-in-cone mechanical design
to ease CSF flow through the valve and to ensure complete valve closure
Integrated SIPHONGUARD® Device (optional)
to prevent overdrainage
DSEM/COD/0314/0005 V1187A
Please refer to the surgical technique guide or package inserts if included for a complete list of indications, contraindications, precautions and warnings. For further information on DePuy Synthes Products, please contact your local DePuy Synthes Representative .
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