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Prevention and Treatment of Radiation Skin Reactions

PREVENTION “Skin reactions can seriously affect the quality of life of cancer patients during radiation therapy. Our research shows that there are ways to significantly reduce the severity of these reactions”Dr Patries HerstSenior lecturer in the...

Why Choose Safetac® Products

Safetac® technology is less painful How Safetac® technology works Safetac technology’s soft  silicone conforms to the skin’s uneven surface, while other adhesives adhere only to the top of the skin’s surface. This effectively minimizes pain and...

How Mepilex Border helps in pressure ulcer prevention

This video shows how Mepilex Border helps in pressure ulcer prevention ...

Dressings for prevention

Mepilex® Border Sacrum can add to your HAPU prevention programme by redistributing shear forces, reducing friction, redistributing pressure and balancing the microclimate during wear time. Here’s how it works: Five layers of control...

New Study summary: Adressing local wound infection with a silvercontaining, soft-silicone foam dressing

The results of this study suggest that the signs and symptoms of local wound infection in DFUs can be efficiently resolved via the use of Mepilex Ag, in combination with proper wound care strategies and, where necessary, systemic antibiotics. Read...