Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Allevyn Life

Allevyn Life

Smith & Nephew

Description

An advanced layered construction that combines a composite hydrocellular foam pad sandwiched between a perforated silicone gel adhesive wound contact layer and a highly permeable waterproof outer film. A central mesh screen on the pad helps shield the visibility of exudate. 

Indications

Management by secondary intention of shallow, granulating wounds, chronic and acute exuding wounds, and full- and partial-thickness wounds such as pressure ulcers, leg ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, surgical wounds and first- and second-degree burns.

Contraindications

None. For details of precautions, contact supplier. 

Sizes Available

10.3x10.3cm; 12.9x12.9cm; 15.4x15.4cm; 21x21cm; 17.2x17.5cm (sacral); 21.6x23cm (sacral); 25x25.2cm (heel)

 

Price

£1.76; £2.57; £3.15; £6.20; £4.68 (sacral); £6.62 (sacral); £11.56 (heel)

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