Infected / colonized wounds

Dressings for infected / colonized wounds

The clinical signs and symptoms of a wound infection are pain, erythema, oedema, heat and increasing exudate and odour. Also the healing process does not progress normally.

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Melgisorb AgExudation Level: Medium

When the risk of infection is high, Melgisorb Ag is the choice. It absorbs...

Mepilex AgExudation Level: Medium

Mepilex Ag is a foam dressing for medium-exuding chronic or acute wounds...

Mepilex BorderExudation Level: High

An all-in-one foam dressing proven to minimize patient pain and wound trauma...

Mepilex Border AgExudation Level: High

An all-in-one antimicrobial foam dressing designed for medium to high-exuding...

Mepilex Border FlexExudation Level: High

An all-in-one foam dressing designed for challenging areas of the body....

Mepilex Border HeelExudation Level: High

An all-in-one foam dressing specifically designed to fit the heel. Its...

Mepilex Heel AgExudation Level: Medium

Conforms well to the heel, preventing exudate from pooling and causing...

Mepilex Transfer AgExudation Level: High

A "multi-benefit" transfer dressing designed for low-to-high exuding wounds...

Mepilex XTExudation Level: Medium

Foam dressing to take control of a wide range of exuding wounds 

Normlgel

Normlgel is a moisture donating gel to maintain an optimum environment...

Product how-tos

How to use Mepilex Ag
How to use Mepilex Ag

Always clean the wound prior to applying a dressing. The dressing should...

How to use Mepilex Border
How to use Mepilex Border

Always clean the wound prior to applying a dressing. The dressing should...

How to use Mepilex Border Ag
How to use Mepilex Border Ag

Always clean the wound prior to applying a dressing. The dressing should...

How to use Mepilex Border Heel
How to use Mepilex Border Heel

Application video for Mepilex Border Heel.

How to use Mepilex Transfer Ag
How to use Mepilex Transfer Ag

Always clean the wound prior to applying a dressing. The dressing should...

How to use Mepilex XT
How to use Mepilex XT

Always clean the wound prior to applying a dressing. Mepilex XT should...

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In vitro study: Correlation of silver release...

Study of the relationship between silver release and antimicrobial effect...