Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

KerraCel

KerraCel

3M + KCI

Description

A sterile, gelling fibre dressing made from carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC). The non-woven gelling fibres absorb exudate from the wound, turning them into a soft gel that maintains a moist wound management environment.

Indications

Moderately or heavily exuding wounds (chronic or acute). Can be used under compression.

Contraindications

Know allergy or hypersensitivity to CMC. Should not be used for surgical implanataion or to control heavy bleeding.

Sizes Available

5x5cm; 10x10cm; 15x15cm; 2.5x45cm

Price

£0.60; £1.44; £2.71; £1.91

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