Askina® DresSil Sacrum

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Askina® DresSil Sacrum is a self adherent foam dressing with a 1,5 cm border for simple use and more security. Its triangular shape suits well to sacral area.

With its soft silicone adhesive on one side and a vapor permeable waterproof film on the other, Askina® DresSil Sacrum combines the absorption capacity of the foam with the soft adhesion of the silicone contact layer:

  • Protective polyurethane film: highly breathable – waterproof - bacteria barrier
  • Hydrophilic foam layer: regulates moisture - soft and conformable - excellent absorption capacity
  • Silicone adhesive layer: atraumatic - open structure to let exudates pass into the absorbent foam
     

Advantages

Advantages

  • Gentle and secure adherence
  • Minimized trauma during dressing changes(1)
  • Significant absorption capacity
  • Easy to use
  • Good adaptability on difficult-to-dress areas and skin contours
  • Repositionable: can be cut to shape
  • Improves patient comfort
  • Hypoallergenic

(1)Thomas S Atraumatic dressings. WorldWideWounds, 2003.

Indication

Askina® Foam Sacrum is indicated for the management of moderately exuding chronic wounds situated on sacral area. Askina® DresSil Sacrum may also be used for the prevention of skin breakdown.







 

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Structure of Askina® DresSil Sacrum

1. Protective polyurethane film

Highly breathable; bacteria and waterproof barrier;

2. Hydrophilic foam layer

Soft and conformable; excellent absorption capacity;

3. Silicone adhesive layer

Safe adhesion to the surrounding skin with atraumatic removal; silicone layer is perforated to allow exudate to pass through to the foam layer.

Ordering information:

Askina® DresSil Size overall dressing / foam island Pieces/box Article number
Sacrum 16 cm x 17.5 cm / 13 cm x 14.5 cm 5 5491605

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