Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

Products

3M Transpore Medical Tape

3M Transpore Medical Tape

A transparent, perforated, plastic medical tape with bidirectional perforations for easy hand tear and a moderate level of adhesive strength.

Abilar 10% Resin Salve

Abilar 10% Resin Salve

An ointment-like product containing refined natural resin from Norwegian spruce (Picea abies), which has been used as a traditional wound-care treatment in Finland for over 500 years. Creates a protective layer that enhances wound healing and inhibits bacteria (including MRSA) and certain fungi, helps prevent biofilm formation and promotes re-epithelialisation.

AbsoPad

AbsoPad

An absorbent, non-adherent dressing laminated on one side with a PE net to prevent wound adherence. The dressing is perforated to allow the passage of exudate from the wound into the pad.

Absorbent Pads 485

Absorbent Pads 485

Absorbent dressing pads. Comprises highly absorbent pure cellulose pulp with a fluid-repellant backing. Available in both non-sterile and sterile formats.

Abthera Advance Open Abdomen Dressing

Abthera Advance Open Abdomen Dressing

When used with V.A.C.Ulta, provides an active temporary abdominal closure system that is designed to remove fluids from the abdominal cavity and draw wound edges together, helping to achieve primary fascial closure while protecting abdominal contents from external contaminates. 

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

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

When used with the V.A.C. Ulta therapy unit, provides an active temporary abdominal closure system that is designed to remove fluids from the abdominal cavity and draw the wound edges together. Helps to achieve fascial closure while protecting abdominal contents from external contamination. 

Accel-Heal

Accel-Heal

A single-use, wearable, easy-to-use electrical-stimulation device. Delivers an automated programme of subsensory electrical pulses over a 12-day period to relieve pain and stimulate healing in hard-to-heal wounds.

 

Actico

Actico

Cohesive, inelastic (short-stretch) compression bandage. To be applied after padding (for example with Flexiban or Cellona Undercast Padding).

Actico 2C

Actico 2C

A two-component, latex-free leg ulcer kit. Comfort layer 1: a skin-friendly comfort layer made of foam padding with a soft cotton skin-protection layer that is applied directly to the skin to distribute compression evenly and combine well with emollients. Provides graduated compression and protects vulnerable areas. Compression layer 2: an inelastic cohesive compression layer for effective therapeutic compression.