Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Products

BioBag

BioBag

Biosurgical treatment for the debridement and cleansing of wounds consisting of aseptically produced larvae of Lucillia sericata sealed in a finely woven polyester pouch containing larvae and PVA foam spacer piece(s). The foam spacers help prevent occlusion of the larvae. Each kit also contains Sudocrem. 

Biobrane

Biobrane

Composite dressing containing a silicone membrane with a knitted nylon fabric partially embedded in it. A purified porcine collagen is bound to the fabric. Blood and sera clot in the fabric, adhering the dressing to the wound surface until epithelialisation can occur. Also available in glove form for use on burns of the hand.

Bioclusive Plus

Bioclusive Plus

A self-adhesive dressing consisting of a transparent semipermeable, polyurethane film coated with an acrylic adhesive. 

Biosorb Gelling Fibre Dressing

Biosorb Gelling Fibre Dressing

A soft, conformable, non-woven dressing made from sodium carboxymethyl cellulose and strengthening cellulose fibres. Designed to absorb fluid while maintaining its structural integrity and to make dressing changes less painful.

Bordered Gauze

Bordered Gauze

Adhesive island dressing comprising a non-adherent centre pad, non-woven adhesive border and a water-resistant backing.

Cadesorb

Cadesorb

White, starch-based sterile ointment that reduces local wound pH to around 5 and thereby modulates protease activity.

CarboFlex

CarboFlex

Sterile, non-adhesive, multilayer dressing with a highly absorbent wound contact layer, an one-way, water-resistant film to delay strikethrough to the carbon layer, thereby prolonging its odour absorptive properties, an activated charcoal cloth, an absorbent pad for comfort and a water-resistant top layer.

Carbonet

Carbonet

Low-adherent absorbent dressing containing activated charcoal cloth.

Carolon Medical Compression Hosiery

Carolon Medical Compression Hosiery

Ready-to-wear, circular knit compression hosiery available in two compression levels: 14–17mmHg and 18–24mmHg. The lower level compression hosiery is suitable for mild lymphoedema, palliative care and the management of mild oedema. The higher level compression hosiery is suitable for mild to moderate lymphoedema and to help prevent the recurrence of venous leg ulcers.

Carolon Multi-layer Compression System

Carolon Multi-layer Compression System

Contains 1 overstocking and 2 understockings with Cupron copper yarn technology to reduce odour and improve the appearance of the skin. Available in 2 compression levels (30–35mmHg and 35–40mmHg) and in black or beige. Latex-free.