Sensi-Disc™ brand discs are 6-mm discs prepared by impregnating high quality absorbent paper with accurately determined amounts of antibiotic or other chemotherapeutic agents. Discs are clearly marked on both sides with letters and numbers designating the agent and the drug content. The discs are furnished in cartridges containing 50 discs each. The last disc in each cartridge is marked "X" and contains the drug as coded. Cartridges are for use in the BD BBL™ Sensi-Disc™ Dispensers detailed on the previous page. Discs are available in a single cartridge of 50 discs, or in blister packs of 10 cartridges.
- With the BD BBL™ Sensi-Disc™ portfolio, BD offers to laboratories an accurate, convenient, and broad disc diffusion solution that provides information to clinicians to help guide their treatment decisions
- Quality - stringent quality standards and expertise in disc development and manufacturing result in discs that produce accurate and consistent results
- Performance - In a recent EUCAST evaluation of multiple antimicrobial disc manufacturers globally, BD BBL™ Sensi-Disc™ susceptibility test discs were ranked among the highest in disc quality
- Cost-effective - BD BBL™ Sensi-Disc™ products offer an effective and economical option for antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST)