Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Topical negative pressure

Avelle

Avelle

A small, portable, disposable negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) pump that is used in combination with Hydrofiber technology. Pump life is 30 days. The full system comprises a pump, tubing and Hydrofiber dressings. Pumps and dressings are sold separately. There is also an optional bag.

The pump contains: 1 x Avelle NPWT unit; 1 x extension tubing with luer connections; 2 x sets of AAA batteries.

The dressing pack contains: 5 x Avelle NPWT sterile dressing with 6 x adhesive fixation sterile strips.

ABThera Canister

ABThera Canister

Large 1000ml graduated canister intended for removal of high volumes of exudate.

ABThera Open Abdomen Negative Pressure Therapy System

ABThera Open Abdomen Negative Pressure Therapy System

A negative pressure therapy unit with a 1000ml canister, designed for the management of the open abdomen. Removes exudate from deep within the paracolic gutters and reduces oedema. Kit includes the ABThera drape and dressing system. The dressing system is intended for use in the acute hospital setting (in intensive care, trauma, general and plastic surgery wards), but will most often be applied in the operating theatre. ABThera Negative Pressure Therapy System contains two pre-cut V.A.C. GranuFoam polyurethane foam pieces, one visceral protective layer, four drapes and one connector pad.

ABThera SensaT.R.A.C. Open Abdomen Dressing

ABThera SensaT.R.A.C. Open Abdomen Dressing

Kit containing two pre-cut V.A.C. GranuFoam polyurethane foam pieces, one visceral protective layer, four drapes and one SensaT.R.A.C. connector pad. Designed for use with KCI V.A.C. negative pressure therapy system.

ActiV.A.C. Canister 300ml

ActiV.A.C. Canister 300ml

Single-use, latex-free, sterile 300ml exudate collection canister with gel solidifier, tubing clamp and connector.

ActiV.A.C. Therapy Unit

ActiV.A.C. Therapy Unit

Lightweight, portable V.A.C. therapy unit with intuitive touch screen allowing for easy navigation. Features include 14-hour battery life; detailed therapy history report; odour control and canisters with a gel sachet to solidify exudate.

CelluTome Epidermal Harvesting System

CelluTome Epidermal Harvesting System

Consists of a control unit, vacuum head, and a harvester. The system produces autologous epidermal microdomes for use as skin grafts. Adaptic Touch is currently used to transfer the microdomes onto the recipient site. 

CelluTome Harvesters

CelluTome Harvesters

This holds the suction microblisters that are raised for procurement. Adaptic Touch is inserted into the harvester prior to cutting the microblisters. The Adaptic Touch with the microblisters is then applied to the recipient site.

InfoV.A.C. Therapy Unit

InfoV.A.C. Therapy Unit

V.A.C. therapy unit designed primarily for the acute care environment, with a hanger mechanism for easy attachment to an IV pole or bed footboard etc. Features include enhanced data gathering (wound measurement and detailed course of therapy recording), intuitive touch screen and night mode.

Nanova Therapy Dressing Kits

Nanova Therapy Dressing Kits

An absorbent silicone wound dressing designed for use with the Nanova Therapy Unit. Contains 3 sterile dressings and 3 sterile GranuFoam dressing wound fillers. 

Nanova Therapy Unit

Nanova Therapy Unit

Small, lightweight, disposable negative pressure therapy system that can be used for up to 30 days. Mechanical pump action delivers -125mmHg. 

Prevena Peel and Place Dressing

Prevena Peel and Place Dressing

The dressing is designed to manage incisions ≤20cm long, and should not be altered to fit curving incisions. A polyester fabric interface layer, with 0.019% ionic silver, wicks fluid from the skin surface. The silver is designed to reduce bacterial colonisation within the fabric, and not to treat infection.

Prevena Plus Dressing Kit

Prevena Plus Dressing Kit

For use on non-linear or ≤90cm linear incisions. Comprises Prevena Customizable dressing with hydrocolloid, SensaT.R.A.C. pad, four V.A.C. drapes, ruler with sticker and a hydrocolloid strip.

Prevena Plus System Kit

Prevena Plus System Kit

For use on non-linear or ≤90cm linear incisions. Comprises Prevena Customizable hydrocolloid dressing, SensaT.R.A.C. pad, V.A.C. Drape, ruler with sticker, hydrocolloid strips, Prevena Plus canister with Prevena Plus connector, Prevena Plus 125 therapy unit, carrying case and Prevena Plus Unit

SensaT.R.A.C. Pad

SensaT.R.A.C. Pad

With a lower profile and material flexibility for greater patient comfort, and with 50% more surface contact area than the former T.R.A.C. pad, the pressure sensors of the SensaT.R.A.C. Pad, in conjunction with the therapy unit software, monitor the wound pressure continuously to ensure the prescribed negative pressure therapy is delivered. Helps reduce blockages and facilitates exudate removal. Comes with tubing clamp and connector.

SNAP Advanced Dressing Kit (Foam)

SNAP Advanced Dressing Kit (Foam)

Proprietary hydrocolloid dressing that helps maintain a seal. Comes with tubing, measuring grid (cm) and SNAP Blue Foam Dressing or gauze. The tubing, which connects the dressing with the cartridge, can be cut to size

SNAP Bridge Dressing Kit

SNAP Bridge Dressing Kit

Comprises one foam dressing with foam interface and one foam dressing with foam interface and hydrocolloid SecurRing. One dressing has integrated bridge and port. The tubing, which connects the dressing with the cartridge, can be cut to size.

SNAP Therapy Cartridge

SNAP Therapy Cartridge

A small, lightweight, disposable 7-day negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) unit. Visual indicator reveals when cartridge is full or discharged. Proprietary spring mechanism designed to generate consistent levels of pressure. -125mmHg pressure setting.

SNAP Therapy Strap

SNAP Therapy Strap

Can be used to secure SNAP Therapy Cartridge discreetly to the body under clothing.

V.A.C. GranuFoam Bridge Dressing Kit

V.A.C. GranuFoam Bridge Dressing Kit

Ready-made V.A.C. GranuFoam bridge dressing designed to reduce dressing-sizing time and provide a pre-formed bridge. Contains 1 x pre-formed bridge, 1 x pre-sized V.A.C. GranuFoam bridge dressing, 1 x drape and 1 x disposable ruler.

V.A.C. GranuFoam Dressing Kits with SensaT.R.A.C.

V.A.C. GranuFoam Dressing Kits with SensaT.R.A.C.

An advanced wound dressing designed to assist granulation tissue formation and enhance exudate removal. Kits contain 1 x polyurethane foam, 2 x drapes (5 x drapes in the extra large) and 1 x SensaT.R.A.C. Pad.

V.A.C. Granufoam Silver Dressing Kits with SensaT.R.A.C.

V.A.C. Granufoam Silver Dressing Kits with SensaT.R.A.C.

Combines the benefits of GranuFoam with the antimicrobial properties of silver. The flexible design adapts to the contours of deep irregularly shaped wounds, providing an intimate contact layer. Kits contain 1 x polyurethane foam with 10% silver w/w, 1/2 x drapes and 1 x SensaT.R.A.C. Pad.

V.A.C. VeraFlo Cleanse Choice Dressing

V.A.C. VeraFlo Cleanse Choice Dressing

Designed for use with the V.A.C. VeraFlo negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT). Dressing kit comprises: VeraFlo Foam (three pieces) 18x12.5cm x varying thicknesses (0.8–3.2cm); wound ruler; V.A.C. advanced drape; 3M Cavilon No Sting Barrier Film, enhanced VeraT.R.A.C. pad and tubing

V.A.C. VeraFlo Cleanse Dressing

V.A.C. VeraFlo Cleanse Dressing

Can be used on wounds with complex or awkward shapes, and is appropriate for use with V.A.C. VeraFlo. Dressing kit comprises: medium cleanse dressing, wound ruler, V.A.C. advanced drape, 3M Cavilon No Sting Barrier Film, enhanced VeraT.R.A.C. pad and tubing.

V.A.C. VeraFlo Therapy Dressing

V.A.C. VeraFlo Therapy Dressing

Promotes granulation tissue formation and is appropriate for wounds when using V.A.C. VeraFlo therapy. Dressing kit comprises spiral VeraFlo Foam (two pieces) wound ruler, V.A.C. advanced drape, 3M Cavilon No Sting Barrier Film, enhanced VeraT.R.A.C. pad and tubing.

V.A.C. WhiteFoam

V.A.C. WhiteFoam

A non-adherent, versatile and comfortable advanced wound dressing with a higher tensile strength than V.A.C. GranuFoam dressing. Contains 1 x  polyvinyl alcohol foam.

V.A.C. WhiteFoam Dressing Kits

V.A.C. WhiteFoam Dressing Kits

A non-adherent, versatile and comfortable advanced wound dressing with a higher tensile strength than V.A.C. GranuFoam dressing. Contains 1 x polyvinyl alcohol foam, 1 x drape and 1 x SensaT.R.A.C. Pad.

V.A.C.Via 7-Day Kit

V.A.C.Via 7-Day Kit

Single-use, lightweight, portable negative pressure therapy system that can be used for 7 days. Each 7-day kit includes: one 7-day therapy unit; 3 x medium spiral GranuFoam dressing kit; 2 x 250ml canister with isolyser; 1 x AC power cord/charger; 1 x V.A.C.Via carry case with lanyard.

V.A.C.Via Canister 250ml

V.A.C.Via Canister 250ml

Single-use, latex-free, sterile 250ml exudate collection canister with gel solidifier, tubing clamp and connector.

V.A.C.Via Spiral Granufoam Dressing Kit with SensaT.R.A.C.

V.A.C.Via Spiral Granufoam Dressing Kit with SensaT.R.A.C.

An advanced wound dressing designed to assist granulation tissue formation and enhance exudate removal. Kits contain 2 x polyurethane foam, 2 x drapes, 1 x SensaT.R.A.CPad, 1 x 3M Cavilon No Sting Barrier Film and 1 x Tyvek ruler.

V.A.C.Via Starter Kit

V.A.C.Via Starter Kit

Lightweight, portable, single-use, disposable negative pressure therapy system that will last for 7 days. Each kit includes: 1 x 7-day therapy unit; 1 x medium spiral GranuFoam dressing kit; 1 x 250ml canister with isolyser, 1 x AC power cord/charger, 1 x V.A.C.Via carry case with lanyard.

Avance Foam Abdominal Dressing Kit

Avance Foam Abdominal Dressing Kit

The Avance Foam Abdominal Dressing Kit consists of: Avance Sterile Wrap; Avance Organ Contact Layer, to protect the abdominal content and prevent visceral adherence to the abdominal wall; Avance Abdominal Foam, which is a distinct green colour in order to better contrast with exudate and blood; Avance Transparent Film; Avance ViewPad with dual lumen functionality for improved product performance and active transport of exudate.

Avance NPWT Pump

Avance NPWT Pump

An easy-to-use and discreet system designed to treat all wound types across hospital and home-care settings. The Avance pump, which is lightweight and portable, is supplied with a unique docking station, allowing patients comfort and mobility.

Avance Solo Kit

Avance Solo Kit

A single-patient use NPWT solution offering multi-week treatment. The small, lightweight pump promotes patient freedom and mobility, while reducing the logistical and administrative challenges associated with reusable pumps. 

Mepiseal

Mepiseal

A viscous silicone, filled in a 3ml application that cures into a sealant directly after application. Quick and easy to apply. Forms a seal that prevents the spread of exudate and promotes effective NPWT for as long as the dressing is in place.

PICO

PICO

A 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. The system consists of 1 pump, 2 sterile dressings, sterile retention strips and 2 AA batteries.

PICO 7

PICO 7

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.

PICO 7Y

PICO 7Y

Single-use, portable negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) system that manages low to moderate volumes of exudate. Designed to manage two wounds simultaneously via an integrated Y-connector. The lightweight pump delivers negative pressure of -80mmHg to two wounds simultaneously, providing therapy for up to 7 days. Consists of 1 pump, 2 sterile dressings, sterile retention strips and 2 AA batteries.

Renasys Adhesive Gel Patch

Renasys Adhesive Gel Patch

Sterile, single-use device designed for use with the existing Smith & Nephew negative pressure wound therapy dressing kits.

Renasys Canister Kit

Renasys Canister Kit

Canisters for use with Renasys EZ Max negative pressure wound therapy device. Contains exudate solidifier.

Renasys EZ Max

Renasys EZ Max

Easy-to-use negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) device.

Renasys G Dressing Kit

Renasys G Dressing Kit

Gauze dressing kit with a drain for use with Renasys Touch, Renasys Go and Renasys EZ Max negative pressure wound therapy devices.

Renasys G with Soft Port Dressing Kits

Renasys G with Soft Port Dressing Kits

Gauze dressing kit with easy-to-use port technology for use with Renasys Touch, Renasys Go and Renasys EZ Max negative pressure wound therapy devices.

Renasys Go

Renasys Go

Easy-to-use negative pressure wound therapy device. Device features an integrated frosted canister for exudate storage. A choice of dressing kits can be used with this product.

Renasys Go Canister Kit

Renasys Go Canister Kit

Canisters for use with Renasys Go topical negative pressure wound therapy device. Contains exudate solidifier.

Renasys Touch

Renasys Touch

Features include an integrated frosted canister for exudate storage and a touch screen interface. A choice of dressing kits can be used with this product. 

Renasys Y-Connector

Renasys Y-Connector

For use in conjunction with Renasys NPWT devices and 2 or more Renasys dressing kits.

Renasys-F with Soft Port Dressing Kits

Renasys-F with Soft Port Dressing Kits

Foam dressing kit with easy-to-use port technology for use with Renasys Touch, Renasys Go and Renasys EZ Max negative pressure wound therapy devices.

Venturi Adhesive Gel Patches

Venturi Adhesive Gel Patches

Hydrogel adhesive gel patch for use with Venturi Wound Care Sets, to help ensure an airtight seal where the drain exits the wound.

Venturi Avanti

Venturi Avanti

Negative pressure wound therapy device comprising pump unit and canister for exudate storage.

Venturi Canister Kits

Venturi Canister Kits

Canisters incorporating exudate solidifying granules, hydrophobic and bacterial filters for use with Venturi topical negative pressure devices.

Venturi Compact

Venturi Compact

Negative pressure wound therapy device comprising pump unit and canister for exudate storage.

Venturi MiNO NPWT System

Venturi MiNO NPWT System

Discreet, lightweight, portable NWPT device comprising pump unit and canister for exudate storage. Measuring 105x52x112mm, with a 150ml capacity canister, and weighing 250g, the system is suitable for treatment ‘on the move’.

Venturi MiNO Wound Care Sets

Venturi MiNO Wound Care Sets

Delivers NPWT through either gauze or foam wound care sets. Each wound care set includes gauze and saline or slim foam, together with a portal drain and transparent dressing.

Venturi Y-Connectors

Venturi Y-Connectors

Y-connector for use with Venturi Wound Care Sets. Allows flexible treatment of large or multiple wound sites, or simultaneous treatment of wounds requiring different drain types.