Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

PolyMem Silver

PolyMem Silver

H&R Healthcare

Description

A hydrophilic polyurethane matrix with a mild, non-toxic wound cleanser, a soothing moisturiser, a superabsorbent and a semipermeable film backing. Made from small particle elemental, metallic silver, which is not released into the wound bed. Designed to facilitate healing, relieve pain and reduce inflammation. Adhesive and non-adhesive versions available. For all wound types, including painful wounds.

Indications

For dry to moderately exuding full- and partial-thickness painful wounds such as pressure ulcers (categories I–IV), leg ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, traumatic wounds, skin tears, surgical wounds, first- and second-degree burns, donor and graft sites or wounds at risk of infection.

Contraindications

None known.

Sizes Available

10.8x10.8cm; 17x19cm; 5x7.6cm (oval #3 with border); 8.8x12.7cm (oval #5 with border)

Price

£8.93; £17.89; £2.29; £5.64 

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