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Dressings with Safetac

Dressings with Safetac: Proven choice for better outcomes

Safetac®*, pioneered by Mölnlycke Health Care, delivers above and beyond the ordinary. Proven to help optimise the wound healing journey and even prevent wounds, dressings with Safetac are the safe choice for patients and a champion for higher standards in wound care. In fact, we have a wealth of evidence that supports the clinical and economic benefits of dressings with Safetac, including Mepilex®, Mepitel®, Mepiform® and Mepitac®1-3. To date, these dressings have helped millions of patients worldwide.

*A unique proprietary technology exclusive to Mölnlycke Health Care

 

References

  1. Davies, P., Rippon, M. Evidence review: the clinical benefits of Safetac technology in wound care. Journal of Wound Care 2008; Supplement:3-31.
  2. Santamaria N, Gerdtz M, Liu W, Rakis S, Sage S, Ng AW, Tudor H, McCann J, Vassiliou T, Morrow F, Smith K, Knott J, Liew D. Clinical effectiveness of a silicone foam dressing for the prevention of heel pressure ulcers in critically ill patients: Border II Trial. Journal of Wound Care 2015; 24(8):340-345.
  3. Santamaria N, Santamaria H. An estimate of the potential budget impact of using prophylactic dressings to prevent hospital-acquired PUs in Australia. Journal of Wound Care 2014; 23(11):583-589.

Dressings with Safetac

MepilexExudation Level: Medium

A foam dressing suitable for a wide range of wounds like venous leg ulcers,...

Mepiform

A thin and discreet dressing, designed for the management of both old and...

MepitelExudation Level: Low

A gentle, effective wound contact layer with Safetac. The open mesh design...

Mepitac

With high conformability and easy application and removal – Mepitac ensures...

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 minimise 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

Mepilex® Border Heel is an all-in-one foam dressing specifically designed...

Mepilex Border LiteExudation Level: Low

A thin all-in-one foam dressing with Safetac designed to create an optimal...

Mepilex Border Post-OpExudation Level: High

Mepilex® Border Post-Op is an all-in-one post-op dressing that effectively...

Mepilex Border SacrumExudation Level: High

Mepilex® Border Sacrum is an all-in-one foam dressing proven to minimise...

Mepilex Border Sacrum AgExudation Level: High

Mepilex® Border Sacrum Ag is an all-in-one antimicrobial foam dressing...

Mepilex HeelExudation Level: Medium

A shaped foam dressing, designed for heels and typically used on pressure...

Mepilex Heel AgExudation Level: Medium

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

Mepilex LiteExudation Level: Low

A thin foam dressing for low-exuding acute and chronic wounds. With Safetac,...

Mepilex TransferExudation Level: Medium

To maintain a moist wound environment, Mepilex® Transfer allows the exudate...

Mepilex Transfer AgExudation Level: High

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

Mepitel Film

Designed for a wide range of superficial wounds. It can be used alone or...

Mepitel OneExudation Level: Low

A gentle, yet effective wound contact layer with Safetac. The open perforated...

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A multinational survey of the assessment...

  The aim of this study was to compare dressings with Safetac® technology...

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Resolution of inflammation during healing minimises scar formation, whereas...