Wound infection can significantly compromise patient wellbeing and place heavy burdens on healthcare economies. The ALLEVYN Ag 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 healing1and the addition of SSD to the foam pad provides a broad spectrum bacterial killin-vitro2,3. The dressings are comfortable for patients, conform to body contours and are easy to apply and remove4,5,6,7.
The ALLEVYN Ag range is available as:
ALLEVYN Ag Adhesive
A highly absorbent8secure antimicrobial dressing that is also available in a sacral shape for this area that is at high risk of contamination