Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Mepilex Border Sacrum Ag

Mepilex Border Sacrum Ag

Molnlycke Health Care

Description

Antimicrobial bordered foam dressing shaped to conform to the sacrum. Consists of a soft silicone wound contact layer, an absorbent foam pad containing a silver compound and activated carbon, a layer with superabsorbent fibres and a film backing.

Indications

Medium to highly exuding wounds including leg and foot ulcers, pressure ulcers, malignant wounds, partial-thickness burns, traumatic and surgical wounds where an antimicrobial action is indicated. Can be used on infected wounds as part of a treatment regimen under supervision of a qualified health-care professional.

Contraindications

Known sensitivity to silver. Must be removed before examinations such as X-ray, ultrasonic treatment and diathermy.

Sizes Available

18x18cm; 20x20cm; 23x23cm

Price

£12.13; £14.75; £19.38

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