ALLEVYN AG NON-ADHESIVE DRESSING (FOAM)
A highly absorbent non-adhesive antimicrobial foam dressing suitable for compromised skin that can be cut to suit the patient.
Wound infection can significantly compromise patient wellbeing and place heavy burdens on healthcare economies. The ALLEVYN Ag non-adhesive foam dressings have been designed to combine the essential qualities of the ALLEVYN range with the added antimicrobial activity of silver.
The unique tri-layer construction of the dressings enable optimal fluid handling to support moist wound healing1 and the addition of silver to the foam pad provides a broad spectrum bacterial kill in-vitro. The dressings are comfortable for patients, conform to body contours and are easy to apply and remove.
ll of the ALLEVYN Ag Non-Adhesive dressings combine the physical qualities of the ALLEVYN tri-layer construction with the antimicrobial activity of silver. Proven in-vitro against a broad spectrum of bacteria including antibiotic resistant bacteria such as Pseudomonas, Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) and Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus (VRE) the ALLEVYN Ag non-adhesive range provides a sustained action with antimicrobial properties remaining effective for up to 7 days in-vitro.
ALLEVYN AG NON-ADHESIVE INDICATIONS & USES:
- Shallow, granulating wounds
- Chronic and acute exudative wounds
- Full and partial thickness wounds such as pressure ulcers, leg ulcers and diabetic foot ulcers
- Infected wounds
- Malignant wounds
- Surgical wounds
- First and second degree burns
- Donor sites
- Fungating wounds