Non-healing wounds, left untreated and unmanaged, can result in significant medical issues including infection.²
Infected wounds lead to higher costs and longer hospital stays.¹,²
Patients with an SSI are 5x more likely to be readmitted within 30 days than those without an SSI.³
Prevena Therapy is uniquely designed to manage and protect the surgical incision in patients at risk of surgical site complications, including infection.⁴ Prevena Therapy has been proven to help reduce surgical site complications and improve patient outcomes across multiple surgical specialties.⁵⁻¹³ Helping to reduce the burden on healthcare facilities through reduced reoperations⁶,⁹,¹² and associated additional costs of treatment.¹³,¹⁴
Take control early when managing a challenging open abdomen. 3M™ AbThera™ Advance Open Abdomen Dressing actively facilitates drawing wound edges together,⁹ minimising fascial retraction and loss of domain.¹⁰
Veraflo therapy has been shown to provide better clinical outcomes overall compared to other wound therapies, including 3M™ V.A.C.® Therapy when added to standard of care.¹⁵
Veraflo Therapy has also been shown to provide faster time to wound closure for complicated wounds than standard of care¹⁵ which may help reduce the burden on operating rooms during challenging times.
For low risk incisions, Tegaderm absorbent clear acrylic dressings offer a waterproof,¹⁷ transparent¹⁸ barrier; allowing active monitoring and early intervention without disturbing the incision.¹⁹
Extended wear time²⁰ and ability to shower without removing the dressing allows patients to return more quickly to daily activities.¹⁷
Our 3M specialists can’t wait to get back in the field with our clinical customers, but in the meantime, we can offer online consultations and virtual demonstrations. We’re here for you.
NOTE: Specific indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions and safety information exist for these products and therapies. Please consult a clinician and product instructions for use prior to application. This material is intended for healthcare professionals.
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