Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

CovaWound SuperAbsorbent

CovaWound SuperAbsorbent

Covalon Technologies (Europe) Ltd

Description

A multilayer dressing comprising a soft polyethylene, non-adherent, hydrophilic wound contact layer, a polyurethane foam with superabsorbent polymer (SAP) core and a non-woven fibre top layer. The non-adherent hydrophilic wound contact layer enables fluid transmission through to the SAP core. 

 

Indications

Moderate to heavily exuding wounds such as leg ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers and pressure ulcers; traumatic and surgical wounds; first- and second-degree burns. Can be used under compression.

Contraindications

Third-degree burns. Patients with a known allergy or sensitivity to any components of the dressing. See instructions for use.

Sizes Available

5x7.5cm; 10x10cm; 12x20cm; 15x15cm; 20x20cm; 20x30cm

Price

£0.19; £0.33; £0.73; £0.66; £1.16; £1.70

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