Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

PICO 7

PICO 7

Smith+Nephew

Description

Single-use, portable negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) system that manages low to moderate volumes of exudate. The lightweight pump delivers negative pressure of -80mmHg and provides therapy for up to 7 days. Consists of 1 pump, 2 sterile dressings, sterile retention strips and 2 AA batteries.

Indications

Examples of appropriate wound types include: chronic, acute, traumatic, subacute and dehisced wounds, partial-thickness burns, ulcers (such as diabetic or pressure), flaps and grafts, and surgically closed incision sites.

Contraindications

Do not use on patients with malignancy in the wound bed or wound margins (except in palliative care to improve quality of life); previously confirmed or untreated osteomyelitis; non-enteric and unexplored fistulas; necrotic tissue with eschar present; exposed arteries, veins, nerves or organs; exposed anastomotic sites; emergency airway aspiration; pleural, mediastinal or chest tube drainage; and surgical suction.

 

Always refer to instructions for use for information on indication, application and contraindications.

Sizes Available

PICO sNPWT system sizes: 10x20cm; 10x30cm; 10x40cm; 15x15cm; 15x20cm; 15x30cm; 20x20cm; 25x25cm

PICO sNPWT multisite system sizes: 15x20cm; 20x25cm

Price

PICO sNPWT system: £129.49; £128.84; £148.46; £128.84; £128.84; £148.46; £148.46; £148.46

PICO sNPWT multisite system: £128.26; £147.07

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