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Product Description :
Mepilex Border Sacrum Ag Dressing (18cm x 18cm) by Molnlycke is a self-adherent antimicrobial soft silicone foam dressing specially designed for sacral ulcers.
Mepilex Border Sacrum Ag Dressing consists of a Safetac® soft silicone wound contact layer, an absorbent polyurethane foam pad containing silver sulphate and coloured by activated carbon, a layer with super absorbent fibres, a non-woven and a breathable and water proof film.
Safetac® is a proprietary adhesive technology developed by Mölnlycke that minimises pain to patients and trauma to intact skin or wounds.
Mepilex Border Sacrum Ag is a soft silicone foam dressing that absorbs exudate, maintains a moist wound healing environment and has antimicrobial properties.
Mepilex Border Sacrum Ag contains silver sulphate (1.2 mg Ag/cm2) to create an effective bacterial barrier and inactivate a wide range of wound related pathogens (bacteria and fungi), as shown in vitro. By reducing the number of micro-organisms, Mepilex Border Sacrum Ag may also reduce odour.
Mepilex Border Sacrum Ag silver foam dressing has been shown to inactivate wound related pathogens up to 7 days in vitro.
Mepilex Border Sacrum Ag Dressing (18cm x 18cm) has a 120cm2/19sq in pad.
Indications for use :
Mepilex Sacrum Ag antimicrobial bordered foam dressing is specifically shaped to fit the sacral area. It can be used as a primary dressing on shallow wounds or as a cover dressing for deeper wounds. Ideal for medium- to high-exuding sacral wounds – for when you need an all-in-one dressing with an antimicrobial action to reduce bioburden in the wound. Mepilex® Border Sacrum Ag may be used as part of a prophylactic therapy to help prevent skin damage, e.g. pressure ulcers.
Mepilex Border Sacrum Ag may be used on infected wounds as part of a treatment regimen under supervision of a qualified health care professional.
Instructions for use :
Mepilex Border Sacrum Ag Dressing should be used by or under the supervision of a qualified health care professional.
Note that local hygiene procedures should be followed prior to and following the dressing change.
3-part release system for easy application
To Remove :-
Each Mepilex Border Sacrum Ag dressing may be left in place for up to 7 days depending on the patient, condition of the wound and surrounding skin, or as indicated by accepted clinical practice.
Features & Specifications :
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