Askina® Foam

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Hydrophilic foam dressings

Askina® Foam is a two layered non-adherent dressing made from:

  • A soft breathable hydrophilic polyurethane foam layer and has ahigh fluid handling capacity (199 g / 100 cm2)
  • A thin, transparent and protective polyurethane film, which is water proof and bacteria resistant

Advantages

  • Excellent fluid handling characteristics
  • No need for frequent dressing changes
  • Enhances a moist wound environment
  • No adherence to the wound: designed to allow atraumatic, painless dressing changes
  • Visual control of exudate absorption
  • Askina® Foam Cavity is highly resistant: and easy to remove, without leaving any particles

Contraindication

Askina® Foam is contraindicated for:

  • Ulcers resulting from infections, such as tuberculosis, syphilis, deep fungal infections
  • Bites or third degree burns

In case of infections with inflammatory signs (temperature, oedema, redness, pain) contact proper medical authority. Resume the use ofAskina® Foam when normal healing conditions have returned.

Indication

Moderate to heavy exuding wounds:

  • Stage I–IV pressure ulcers
  • Venous and arterial leg ulcers
  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • 1st and 2nd degree burns

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Ordering information:

Askina® Foam Size Pieces/box Article number
  5 cm x 7 cm 10 7240710
  10 cm x 10 cm 10 7241010
  10 cm x 20 cm 10 7241210
  20 cm x 20 cm 5 7242005

Videos

  • Askina® Foam Application

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  • Askina® Foam Application 1

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  • Askina® Foam Removal

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