Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Biatain Ag (adhesive)

Biatain Ag (adhesive)

Coloplast

Description

Soft, conformable polyurethane foam dressing with vapour-permeable film backing and an adhesive border. The dressing has 3DFit technology, which means the foam conforms to the wound bed to fill the gap and reduce pooling of exudate. Impregnated with silver.

Indications

Moderately to highly exuding, infected wounds including leg ulcers, pressure ulcers, second-degree burns, donor sites, postoperative wounds and skin abrasions. Can be used in combination with compression therapy.

Contraindications

Known sensitivity to silver. Must be removed prior to traditional treatment or examinations such as X-ray, ultrasonic treatment or diathermy.

Sizes Available

12.5x12.5cm; 18x18cm; 19x20cm (heel); 23x23cm (sacral)

Price

 £9.59; £19.23; £18.97 (heel); £20.16 (sacral)

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