Advazorb Heel - Absorbent Foam Dressing with Film Backing

Advazorb Heel - Absorbent Foam Dressing with Film Backing

Suitable for low Exudate levels

Product Description

Advazorb Heel is a conformable, non-adherent, hydrophilic, polyurethane foam dressing with a breathable film backing designed to fit around the heel. Ideally this, this range is for wounds with low to medium levels of exudate.

A non-adherent foam dressing with excellent fluid handling properties. Ideal for use under compression bandaging with its fluid retention, low profile and low friction film backing.

Instructions for Use

  • Ensure the area has been cleaned
  • Gently dry the surrounding skin
  • Apply Advazorb Heel directly to the wound surface pink film side up
  • Secure in place with tape, appropriate bandage or a secondary dressing
  • Store at room temperature, out of direct sunlight and keep dry

Frequency of change

Advazorb Heel can be left in place for up to 7 days but should be changed immediately if strikethrough is apparent or when dressing reaches capacity. If exudate is visible around the edges of the dressing this is a clear indication that a dressing change is required. Clinical observation is necessary to determine required frequency of change.

Indications

Suitable for acute and chronic wounds including:
• Cuts and abrasions
• Superficial burns
• Surgical wounds
• Leg ulcers
• Pressure ulcers
• Diabetic ulcer

Contra-indications
Arterial bleeds and heavily bleeding wounds and vascular fungating tumours.

Ordering Information

SizeStock code Pack SizeNHS CodePIP Code
17cm x 21cmCR4228 5ELA625374-4646
Size

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