McGRATH™ MAC Enhanced Direct Laryngoscope

McGRATH™ MAC Enhanced Direct Laryngoscope

Maximize Your Chance for First-Attempt Success.1

You do your best to avoid airway complications. You know they can be associated with significant patient morbidity and unnecessary expense.2,3,4 But sometimes they occur when you least expect.5,6

With the McGRATH™ MAC video laryngoscope, you can be better prepared for the unexpected. Combining confidence with simplicity and convenience — so your first attempt is your best.

  • – Better glottic visualization than traditional Macintosh laryngoscopy7
  • – Reduced intubation times, even with limited training7
  • – Higher intubation success rates than other video laryngoscopes1

The Next Generation McGRATH™ MAC video laryngoscope is an enhanced, more robust device, designed to be used routinely in fast-paced hospital and EMS environments. The latest design offers:*

  • – Enhanced optics
  • – Increased durability
  • – Intelligent battery management

[Available in Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales]



  • The confidence of a familiar technique
  • A simple, yet versatile solution
  • The convenience of one system − always available


  • Macintosh-style blades so you retain your traditional laryngoscopy skills
  • Fully submersible scope designed to endure fast-paced clinical environments during every intubation
  • Single-button functionality with minute-by-minute battery indication for reliable performance
  • Multiple blade options for pediatric to adult patients and routine to extreme airways8,9,10
  • Cost-effective for immediate access per DAS 2015 guidelines
  • Disposable blades and flexible cleaning options so it’s ready when you are.

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* Compared to the previous McGrath™ MAC handle

  1. Kriege M, Alflen C, Tzanova l, et al. Evaluation of the McGrath MAC and Macintosh laryngoscope for tracheal intubation in 2000 patients undergoing general anaesthesia; the randomized multicenter EMMA trial study protocol. BMJ Open. 2017; 7;e016907.
  2. Altun D, Ali A, Çamcı E, Özonur A, Seyhan TÖ. Haemodynamic Response to Four Different Laryngoscopes. Turk J Anaesthesiol Reanim. 2018;46(6):434-440.
  3. Cook TM, El-Boghdadly K, McGuire B, McNarry AF, Patel A, Higgs A. Consensus guidelines for managing the airway in patients with COVID-19: Guidelines from the Difficult Airway Society, the Association of Anaesthetists the Intensive Care Society, the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine and the Royal College of Anaesthetists. Anaesthesia. 2020;75(6):785–799.
  4. Hall D, Steel A, Heij R, Eley A, Young P. Video laryngoscopy increases ‘mouth-to-mouth’ distance compared with direct laryngoscopy. Anaesthesia. 2020;75(6):822–823.
  5. Yokose M, Mihara T, Kuwahara S, Goto T. Effect of the McGRATH™ MAC Video Laryngoscope on Hemodynamic Response during Tracheal Intubation: A Retrospective Study. PLoS One. 2016;11(5):e0155566
  6. Moucharite MA, Zhang J, Giffin R. Factors and Economic Outcomes Associated with Documented Difficult Intubation in the United States. Clinicoecon Outcomes Res. 2021;13:227–239
  7. Zhang J, Jiang W, Urdaneta F. Economic analysis of the use of video laryngoscopy versus direct laryngoscopy in the surgical setting. J Comp Eff Res. Jul2021;10(10):831-844
  8. Gaszyński T. Comparison of the glottic view during video-intubation in super obese patients: a series of cases. Ther Clin Risk Manag. 2016;12:1677-1682.
  9. Szarpak L, Truszewski Z, Czyzewski L, et al. A comparison of the McGRATH™ MAC and Macintosh laryngoscopes for child tracheal intubation during resuscitation by paramedics. A randomized, crossover, manikin study. Am J Emerg Med. 2016;34(8):1338-41.
  10. Ross M., Baxter A., Use of the new McGrathR MAC size-1 paediatric videolaryngoscope. Anaesthesia. 2015 Oct;70(10):1217-8.

Enhanced Direct Laryngoscope Product Brochure


Paediatric Blade Product Sheet


Laryngoscope Access Training Brochure


Next Generation McGrath


McGrath MAC Clinical Evidence Guide


McGrath MAC Shiley Brochure