Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection


Avance Solo

System consists of Avance Solo pump, Avance Solo 50ml canister, Avance Solo border dressing and Avance Solo foam that together form a system for wound management via the application of negative pressure


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 × Avelle NPWT unit; 1 × extension tubing with luer connections; 2 × sets of AAA batteries. The dressing pack contains: 5 × Avelle NPWT sterile dressing each with a set of 6 sterile adhesive fixation strips.

BAP ScarCare Gel

Quick drying, non-greasy, medical silicone gel enriched with vitamin E. Produces an invisible matt finish, making it especially suitable for use on the face or under cosmetic camouflage. Can be applied in a single movement. Also available with SPF40 UV protection.

BAP ScarCare S

A standard (1.2mm thick) transparent, self-adhesive silicone dressing. Can be applied under clothing and compression therapy. Washable and reusable. Can be used for 12-23 hours a day.

BAP ScarCare T

Ultra-thin (0.3mm), flexible, self-adhesive and transparent medical silicone dressing. Designed for use for up to 7 days continuously, after which it can be discarded, the skin washed and a replacement sheet fitted to remain in place for a further 7 days.

Biatain Adhesive

Soft, conformable, polyurethane foam dressing with vapour-permeable film backing and an adhesive border. The dressing conforms to the wound bed to fill the gap and reduce pooling of exudate. Can be used under compression bandaging.

Biatain Alginate Ag

Silver alginate dressing. A highly-absorbent, sterile, non-woven, antimicrobial pad composed of calcium alginate, carboxymethylcellulose (CMC), and an ionic silver complex which releases silver ions in the presence of wound exudate.

Biatain Alginate dressing

Alginate dressing. An absorbent, sterile, non-woven, pad consisting of calcium alginate, and carboxymethylcellulose (CMC) fibre.

Biatain Contact

One-sided silicone contact layer for atraumatic removal and wound protection. Composed of a perforated transparent polyurethane support film and a wound direct-contact layer in a silicone gel.

Biatain Fiber

Gelling fiber dressing. Soft, sterile primary wound dressing made of non-woven sodium carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC) fibers with bicomponent fibers and a thermo-bonded net added for strength.