Dressings

IV Dressings offer acrylic adhesive, CHG antimicrobial agent.

Initally developed for peripheral IV dressings, BeneHold™ CHG technology combines acrylic solvent-based adhesive with hydrophilic Chlorhexidine Gluconate (CHG) antimicrobial agent. Dressing can absorb small quantities of exudate and remain transparent, even when absorbing fluid. In vitro data has demonstrated >4 log reduction on major microorganisms responsible for infections, including such...

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Sterile Absorbent Wound Dressings are water- and wear-resistant.

Sterile Absorbent Wound Dressings are water- and wear-resistant.

BeneHold™ Absorbent Wound Dressings feature self-adherent wound contact layer that absorbs fluids, aids in healing process, and transforms into soft gel that protects against dehydration. Contact layer remains intact during wear, minimizing wound bed disturbance. Also included is water-resistant polyurethane top film that blocks out contaminants and bacteria, while rounded corners help prevent...

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Avery Dennison Announces 510(K) Clearance of New Chlorhexidine Gluconate (Chg) Transparent Film Dressing

CHICAGO - Avery Dennison Medical Solutions, a business unit of Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY), announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its new Chlorhexidine Gluconate (CHG) transparent film dressing, known as BeneHold(TM) CHG Transparent Film Dressing. In-vitro test data demonstrate the new dressing's antimicrobial...

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Foam Wound Dressing uses super absorbent material.

Featuring outer-facing portion with super absorbent polymer (SAP) sheet, XTRASORB(TM) can be used on assortment of chronic and acute wounds. SAP sheet optimizes fluid absorption and also allows it to be locked into dressing. This reduces chances of wound deterioration and also minimizes exposure to harmful components within wound fluid. Product is indicated for use on moderately to heavily...

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NUCRYST and Smith & Nephew Revise Agreements

WAKEFIELD, MA, October 1, 2007 - NUCRYST Pharmaceuticals Corp. today announced that on September 30, 2007 it signed amended agreements with Smith & Nephew wound management for the manufacture and sale of Acticoat(TM) dressings with SILCRYST(TM) nanocrystalline coatings. The two companies first entered into the agreements in 2001, when Smith & Nephew bought the Acticoat(TM) brand from NUCRYST and...

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Wound Dressing contains broad-spectrum antibacterial agent.

Wound Dressing contains broad-spectrum antibacterial agent.

Containing no latex, Island Wound Dressing with Microban establishes barrier that protects against bacteria such as MRSA without cytotoxicity, skin discoloration, or leaching of pharmaceuticals into wound. It creates and maintains moist environment while preventing strike-through, protecting healthcare personnel, other patients, and environment. Hypoallergenic adhesive keeps dressing securely in...

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Boot Covers provides traction on snow and ice.

Boot Covers provides traction on snow and ice.

Designed to reduce outdoor slips and falls in harsh winter environments, ICEGRIPS® Clear Choice(TM) fits over work shoes and boots and provides 36 hex-head screws for traction on ice and snow. Product, constructed with transparent polymer, features Advanced Angle Tread® design. Available in sizes from M-XXXL, product also features 2 in. clean arch area and -½ in. defined heel that enable safer...

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